When Small Dogs Fly

Most of you know that while I love all dogs, my personal dogs have always tended to the larger breeds.  In fact that smallest dog that I’ve ever regarded as “mine” was a 65 pound Labrador Retriever – all the other dogs have been in  the 120 pound range.  Needless to say these are not…

October 3, 2013

Government ClosedPet Camp Open

The last time the federal government shut down Virginia and Mark were both working at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Then the issue was “The Contract With America” (better known in San Francisco as “The Contract On America”) – we’re a bit hazy on what the real issue is this time. But never mind the…

September 30, 2013

I Hate Hot Spots!

I hate hot spots! When my dog gets a hot spot I take it as almost a personal attack: why is my dog so stupid that she keeps chewing on herself? What caused it? Is it something I did or didn’t do? So what is a hot spot? A hot spot, which is technically referred…

September 26, 2013

Obama Supports Pit Bulls

The last few weeks have been pretty hectic for the policy makers within the Obama administration.  As if trying to decide how to respond to Edward Snowden or chemical weapons in Syria wasn’t enough for these pundits, the President also got involved in the controversy associated with Breed Specific Legislation!  We at Pet Camp are…

September 16, 2013