If you want a dog, adopt from a shelter or rescue group. DO NOT BUY from a breeder or pet store. Over 11,000,000 dogs are killed every year in shelters because of over breeding. Do not be so selfish as to only want a particular breed. Why do you need a purebred? Are you really going to show your [continue reading]

February 10, 2014 // 1 Comment

Strut Your Mutt

Cilla and I attended the Best Friends Animals Society Strut Your Mutt at Blob’s Park on Saturday. It was the first ever in the Baltimore/DC area. The event raised over $50,000. for homeless animals. Strut Your Mutt was basically a dog festival. There was a walk around the park, but there were [continue reading]

September 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

man’s best friend?

Dogs are supposed to be man’s best friend. Would you take your best friend to a homeless shelter and leave him there not knowing whether he will live or die? I don’t understand how anyone can care for and love a dog for 8 months or 8 years and then just abandon him because he is no [continue reading]

September 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

Me and Elvis – together 7 years today

Seven years ago today, I gave myself the best Valentine’s Day present ever – a new best friend. I adopted Elvis on February 11, 2005 – he was just 3 months old. A few weeks before, I started my search for a dog. I had recently bought a house with a fenced in yard, and I wanted a dog. [continue reading]

February 11, 2012 // 0 Comments

Happy 7th Birthday Elvis!

Some are celebrating today because it’s Veterans’ Day. Some are celebrating today because it’s 11.11.11. But I am celebrating today because it’s my dog’s birthday. I can’t believe my Elvis is 7 years old. That’s 49 in dog years – he’s older than [continue reading]

November 11, 2011 // 0 Comments