Foster Success

My sister, who volunteers with a Golden Retriever rescue group, has a wonderful blog where she talks about the gardens they tend where the dogs live, and the Goldens themselves. She often talks about the “foster failures,” the dogs who go home with someone as a foster-dog, but end up being a permanent household member.…Read more »

Mystery or miracle?

That was the question I asked our dog’s vet this week: mystery or miracle? Paris, our lab mix, has licked everything in sight for several years now. Himself, us, furniture, floors, blankets. If he can reach it with his long tongue he licks it…incessantly. The sound of his loud, lapping lick just drives me crazy,…Read more »