Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Confession: I'm jealous of my dog, DJ. Not because the women fawn all over him, or that he's got a full head of hair, or that he's bold and fearles...

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Metoo, the Canine Version

Metoo, the Canine Version

The way I see it, the canine Metoo movement always lurked beneath the furry coats of our dog buddies. Just that it's more like the toddler version ...

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Eating Like a Dog

Eating Like a Dog

It was perplexing: Why wouldn't my dog, DJ, eat out of a bowl like any other well-mannered graduate of private canine obedience school? I noticed o...

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Life With a Dog is Good

Life With a Dog is Good

As the years sail into the sunset like dust in the wind, I'm becoming more like a  dog.But that's good.Except when I'm eating. That's not so good.L...

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Dogs Are Like

Dogs Are Like

Dogs are like accountants. They thrive in an orderly world. But they’re also like anarchists - seeking mayhem, destroying property, eating tax bill...

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Born Free?

Born Free?

Such a strange thing when you think about it: Sharing your life with another species, namely a cat or dog. And yet we think nothing of it. Mundane ...

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Preventing Problems Before

Preventing Problems Before

I’ve never been one of those guys who runs to the vet every time their dog sneezes. Don't see why. The remarkable thing about a dog's body is how f...

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Days of Heaven

Days of Heaven

What kid hasn't whined for a dog?What parent hasn't caved?"You’ll have to walk it every day.”“I promise.”Right.A dog is a rite of passage, a corner...

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A Dog Discovers

A Dog Discovers

“How's DJ liking the new place?” Pudge asked over a heaping platter of smoke meat.  “McLovin’ it, “ I answered, stealing a fry off his platter of p...

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Darwinian Plans

Darwinian Plans

My first Big Dream was to free all the world's oppressed people and live in a castle surrounded by a moat filled with alligators. When that fell th...

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