Tagged with dogs

April Foolery

If it’s raining cats and dogs, what might you step in?                 A poodle  What do your dog and your phone have in common?                 They both have collar ID          What do you call a dog magician?                 A labracadabrador.  What happened to the dog that swallowed a firefly?                 It … Continue reading

Going by the Book

Penelope has quite an extensive resume. She’s a guardian and a faithful companion. She’s a nose work champion. And she’s a therapy dog. In this last capacity she has gone on visits to daycare centers and nursing homes.  And she has helped children learn to read. Children are often shy about reading or have difficulty. … Continue reading

Dogs of Honor

A few days ago, the 143rd annual Westminster Kennel Club Show was held in New York City. And the winner of Best in Show was King, a wire-haired Fox Terrier. But King wasn’t the only winner.  2800 dogs were entered. That means that 2800 dogs won enough championship points throughout their careers to be invited … Continue reading

Walking the Dog

Hi, Penelope here. Let me tell you something.  Yesterday my human was so silly.  When she got my leash she broke into what she calls a dance and started singing “Walking the Dog.”  She said they used to do this at parties when she went to college.  Between you and me, I think they were … Continue reading

Mistletoe, Mischief, and Mishaps

‘Tis the season for family and friends to gather and celebrate the holidays. And this includes our pets. But pets don’t have holiday traditions ingrained into them the way we humans do. And this can lead to some unpleasant and potentially dangerous incidents. In addition to our dogs, we also had a rabbit, Mousse.  Mousse … Continue reading