Dog Kisses: Yum or Yuck?

Some people love dog kisses, some people hate them. Some people are ok with an occasional hand licking, while others think the full-face bath is the way to go. But is all that smooching good for you given what your dog eats and where that tongue has been? Dog saliva can carry microorganisms that can be…

September 3, 2019

Reduce San Francisco’s Traffic: Use the Pet Camp Express

If you’re a San Franciscan, you may already know that Uber and Lyft have agreed to charge you an extra 1.5 to 3.25% for each ride you take that starts in San Francisco.   Uber and Lyft negotiated this surcharge with City leaders (even though you as the consumer will be the one actually paying the…

August 27, 2019

Dogfishing – Guilty as Charged

For years now after our Thursday hockey game a bunch of us head over to one of our favorite dog-friendly dive bars, The Tempest.  Now because it’s dog-friendly I, of course, bring a dog (sometimes 2). My dogs, and I don’t mean to brag, attract attention. Marmalade cuts a wide path at 165 pounds of…

August 20, 2019

It’s a Dog, Not an iPhone

Quick disclaimer – I’ve never had an iPhone so this entire blog is based on conjecture and observation. Anyway, I’m told the great thing about an iPhone, and other Apple products, is that you take them out of the box, turn them on and like magic, they are ready to go!  They’ve got your favorite…

August 13, 2019