Tagged with German shepherd

Rumor Has It

It was Valentine’s Day.  And it was the final night of the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Show at New York’s Madison Square Garden. And on this night, there was a Rumor going around. It was Rumor – a 5-year old German Shepherd champion who was making a repeat appearance. Rumor was the big favorite last … Continue reading


My aunt wasn’t crazy. She was creative. As a six-year-old, I didn’t know that some of the things she said and did were different. She was born in Germany and lived in America for most of her life. Yet she didn’t speak English, only German. But some of the words she chose weren’t exactly German … Continue reading


Her name was Rosa and her German shepherd was King. At least that’s what it said on the dog’s rabies and shot records when they enrolled at The Rover Reform School. “But,” she told us in heavily accented English “We call’a him Lamb Chops for short.” The first lesson was to get the dogs to … Continue reading