As my Dad just reminded me, “well, this is what you wanted.” Yup, I did want a dog who loved to cuddle, enjoyed being held, was pretty easy going and was very adaptable. But, lately, Toby is taking the being held part to a totally new level. As soon as I sit down at the… Continue reading My Tail, Has a Tail
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We all love a day at the spa, right? Pampering, relaxing and just enjoying all the attention we’re getting. So, why shouldn’t our furry friend be treated to the same experience? The answer is likely the same reason we don’t get to go to the spa as much as we would like — it can… Continue reading Pamper Your Pet With Royal Canin’s Doggy Day Spa Gift Packs
Can you believe BlogPaws is just about three months away? Time is flying by! If you’re a designer, or just want to try your hand at it, don’t miss the chance to enter BlogPaws’ t-shirt design contest for the opportunity to create this year’s official shirt and score a free, full-conference pass. The deadline is… Continue reading Enter BlogPaws’ 2012 T-Shirt Design Contest
Here’s how to get a good belly rub: Step 1: Find a semi-comfortable spot directly in front of the human you want to give you a belly rub so they have to see you. Step 2: Do everything you can to look really cute. This can include turning your head, making puppy eyes and/or looking… Continue reading The Anatomy of a Belly Rub
I might have played a little trick on Toby this morning, but it certainly was deliberate. We hopped in the car to go over to the bagel place and pick up some hot, crusty carbs when I remembered I needed more Frontline. Detour! Well, that detour, I think, freaked Toby out a little. As soon… Continue reading Saturday Morning Errands
Look at this adorable face … Do you think he could have done this? Everyone laughs at me when I tell them that Toby chews everything — including every bed I have ever given him. This time, he’s actually made about five holes almost perfectly spaced out around the bed. I even wrote about this… Continue reading Did This Cute Face Really Do That?
Adoptable pup from Kansas! Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Are you doing anything fun with your pet for St. Patrick’s Day? Although I’m not making Toby wear green, he will likely go with either me, or my Dad, to the Sham “Rock” the Block — an Irish celebration in our town — today. There will be… Continue reading Happy St. PETrick’s Day!
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Kansas Historical Society where we had a private dinner the first night What a whirlwind three days. Hill’s, flew in about 10 journalists, writers and bloggers, this week to their pet nutrition center in Topeka, Kansas to tour their facilities, learn about their company and give us some overall understanding of the pet food industry,… Continue reading First Impressions: Hill’s Pet Nutrition Center Tour