Category: Our Story

Photo of a Black and Tan Chiweenie navigating steps

If you grew up in the late 1960s or 70s, you are familiar with the cartoon character, Dudley Do-Right. Dudley, a Canadian Mountie (policeman) was never the sharpest tool in the shed, but he was always jovial and conscientious to a fault going about his business of catching the bad guy. Unlike many policemen portrayed […]

Another week has passed, I’m stressed out with Oscar’s finicky ways at mealtime and on potty patrols. I could really use some cheering up, you know, like a pleasant surprise party. Feeling sorry for myself and in need of some “me time”, I head over to Petsmart. What? Why? I don’t really know why, but, […]

Gotcha, for a moment there! After reading the title, you got an anxious thought that I might have actually taste tested Oscar’s potty? Number #1 or Number #2? Okay crude, I digress, my apologies, people. No, this blog post is more in tuned with a real estate transaction. The type of buying or leasing blunder that […]

…Marcelino, AKA, Dobie One, has just finished filling Oscar’s food and water bowls at dinner time. He’s still in the kitchen preparing his meal with his back to Oscar… …Oscar licks his right paw three times in a circular motion…the nails in his right paw begin to glow slightly red, then yellow and now bright […]

I will just assume we are all adults here. Let me ask you a question, have you ever bought a piece of clothing “off the rack” in haste? A hectic week at home with the kids, the neighbors are complaining about your dog barking at 2am, your boss is getting on your case, now it’s […]