A Girl’s Guide to Thanksgiving with Her Dog

Thanksgiving is here! A time for family and friends to gather together at the table to enjoy lively conversation, a delicious traditional meal, and each other’s company. If you’re like me, though your Thanksgiving looks a little different; My family is too far in either direction to get to in 1 day and then back…

November 20, 2018

Intact Dogs at Pet Camp: What You Need To Know

An intact dog is a male dog that has not been neutered.   Intact is the proper term, there is no word un-neutered (even if spell check doesn’t reject it).  At most doggie daycare and boarding facilities that have group play there is a bright line by which time a dog must be neutered or…

November 15, 2018

HIDDEN GEM: Heron’s Head Park, a San Francisco Doggy Getaway

Tucked away in a corner of San Francisco’s Hunter’s Point neighborhood (it’s just a block or two past the end of Dog Patch if you’re more familiar with that area) is a hidden gem called Heron’s Head Park.   My buddy happens to be a 90-pound tuxedo colored pit bull named Magoo, and we’ve been coming…

November 13, 2018

Indoor vs. Outdoor Cats in an Urban Setting

I know no matter what I say about this topic someone is going to be offended, upset, or have the exception that they think proves the rule. Given that, let me just apologize in advance and say that I’m not telling you what is better for you or your cat, just trying to present the…

November 12, 2018