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Penelope received a Bark Box in celebration of the 2016 Chinese Lunar New Year.  The calendar is marked by the Shengxiao or Chinese zodiac which predicts health, wealth and compatibility with 12 animal designations. 2016 is officially the year of the monkey. But to Penelope, this year (and every year) is the year of the dog. … Continue reading


It’s the same every morning.  The mail carrier drives down the road.  Then there’s a thump at the front door.  To me, it doesn’t sound like a major thump. Perhaps the wind blew a branch across the window. But Penelope’s ears perk. She dives off of the bed and races for the door. I check.  … Continue reading