Category Archives: Pets

“Telephone” and Dogs Forge New Friendship

I was puttering in the yard the other day when an unfamiliar truck pulled into the driveway. It stopped a ways away from the house and a woman got out. Several dog faces bobbed up and down from inside the cab, tails wagging behind. Vigorous barking and whining ensued. The woman and I greeted each other, and she asked if I was looking for my dog. Continue reading


Dog = Friend


Last night I was a little chilly when I went to bed. My nose felt especially cold, and since my husband wasn’t immediately available, I turned to our black lab, Wilson, who was already sprawled across one corner of the blankets fast asleep after another hard day of fetching. I scrunched up next to him, lifted his floppy ear, and placed it across the bridge of my nose. Continue reading