Puppies Recall, Children Fly

I’ve learned many things from having a new puppy. The most important being that there is a very big difference between raising puppies and raising children. Yes, I know, that sounds like it should be obvious. But that’s the problem. I don’t think it is. And I don’t...

Puppy Training Tales

Paco, my German Shepherd puppy, never ceases to amaze me with his brilliance. It took him all of five seconds to teach me my first trick: Fetch. I, on the other hand, had been retrieving his bones for him (which, I might add, I did with amazing alacrity) for well over...

A Freedom Yet To Come

Celebrating freedom, and looking forward to celebrating another freedom, a freedom that is yet to come. *** The world is my oyster. Or so I am told when I am young. I can grow up to be whatever I want to be, for I am free to follow the path of my heart. But that isn’t...