Raw Bones for Dental Care

The First Thing We Talk About When We Talk About Dental Care Love your pet? (We know you do!)  The best way to express your fondness for your furry one is to love them from the inside out.  So don’t worry too much about buying the latest heart-shaped squeaky or catnip toy (unless it will […]

What is it like to experience the world like your pets?

Is it possible to ‘blur the species barrier’? That’s what Being A Beast attempts to find out.  For weeks at a time, veterinarian/lawyer/naturalist Charles Foster lived as a badger, an otter, a fox…in their habitat, approximating their movements & habits (dumpster diving in London, eating earthworms…).  This is radical nature-writing, and it’s witty, deep and humble. […]

Pugs Are Ridiculous Creatures, Pt. 1

Pugs have football-shaped bodies and tiny little feet.  They look at you with wide eyes from behind their squished noses, expecting you and everyone else to see them as creatures much larger and more frightening than they are.  Their wrinkled brows make them look so serious, yet they do the most ridiculous things.  Have you […]

In the Dog House, #1

This photo inspired me to seek out other creative/interesting dog houses.  If you have any suggestions please send a note!  This one was found on Australian Working Dog Rescue‘s Facebook page.  Gives a completely different meaning to ‘in the dog house’!    

Wednesday Woof: Harley

Harley came in to get a new outfit but she was much more interested in lying down in the fake grass to munch her duck’s foot.  And she peed on the grass on the way out, just to be sure no one else would be taking her turf till she gets back.  Welcome to the […]

Wednesday Woof: Macy

This is Macy.  She came shopping with her mom recently and we can’t wait for a return visit.  Can you figure out which 2 breeds she’s a mix of?