Tag: Dogs

Putting the "ick" in Hurr-ic-ane

Putting the "ick" in Hurr-ic-ane

As a poster child for obsessive organization, I had a master plan that was executed flawlessly in preparation for Hurricane Irene. Days before the hurricane, we stocked up on water, ice packs, and batteries, stored all of the lawn furniture in the shed, and brought all of my pots and planters inside. On the day before the hurricane, we cleared…

Chew on This

Chew on This

Whenever I get mad at my dog for chewing up a sock or something minor like that, I take a moment and remember the dog I had when I was younger. He was a Siberian Husky named Sasha and my dad got him because he wanted a dog that had blue eyes like he did.   Not that he’s shallow…

Dress Up Your Pet Day

Dress Up Your Pet Day

The first thing I noticed when I got off the plane in Florida last week was not how nice the airport was, or how warm and lovely the weather was. What I noticed was a lady sitting on one of the airport chairs with a Chihuahua in her lap. The Chihuahua was your regular old, everyday runofthemill Chihuahua, but with…