The Fosters: Bucky

Bucky is here, and I suspect he is going to be here for quite awhile. The rescue said he had a little limp from a broken leg due to a car accident. The actual case is that he has very limited use of his front and back left legs…both of them. That doesn’t slow him…Read more »

The Fosters: Last step

Just a cute picture today. The kittens all in their cones after completing their last step before heading home: spay and neuters! Everyone did great on Tuesday, and they will be out of those cones shortly and off to their forever homes this Sunday. At 4 1/2 months since Amelia arrived this is one of…Read more »

The Fosters: Next generation

OK, I broke down and signed up for a new foster dog. We went two months without a foster dog…that’s pretty good, right? Yes, summer is busy, but it is mostly the mornings that are the problem, not the whole day. We often have clients first thing in the morning, and getting our two dogs…Read more »

The Fosters: Random Foster Kitty Stuff

Amelia got spayed this week. She is not too excited about it, but there will be no more kittens in her future! Speaking of Tucker, he is back to being almost completely black, with just a couple splashes of the dark grey that started taking over when he was younger. He is either a) a…Read more »


Today, May 31st, is the last day that I have staff in my pet sitting business. I’ve written here before that we are downsizing our pet sitting business, and after today, it is just me and Marley. I’ve managed staff in bookstores, publishing houses, and the pet sitting business for more than forty years now,…Read more »