Mingo, a recently rescued golden retriever experiences a sandy beach for the first time.

October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month

It’s October and that means it’s Adopt A Shelter Dog month! Having adopted numerous shelter and rescue dogs myself over many years, it’s always a privilege to meet other formerly under-appreciated pups who made their way into loving homes. Such was the case when I spent a recent morning with Parker, (the mighty) Miss Pebbles …

Pet safe weed killing solution

Pet safe and it works! Natural weedkiller is my new yard companion

For pet owners, scrolling through social media can scare the daylights out of you. From pet food recalls, to foods that can contribute to heart disease in dogs, to the horrors of the pesticides we put on our lawns, social media often forces us to seek out alternative solutions.  While I like to keep my …