Saturday Survey: Bonus Dog Holiday

This week we had not just one, but TWO special days for dogs when we celebrated both National Beagle Day and Lost Dog Awareness Day. Did you throw a party? Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Doggies.com Dog … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Flea Control

As I posted earlier this week, Congress is asking that Seresto flea collars be recalled due to safety and health concerns. It got me wondering what kinds of flea control you use. I recently switched from K9 Advantix to Bravecto … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Euthanasia

Earlier this week, I posted about the decline in euthanasia in pet shelters, but I want to ask today about the broader question of euthanasia. I have a relative who is absolutely against it under any circumstances, while I tend … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Carbon Footprint

I posted earlier this week about how dogs contribute to climate change, primarily by eating beef (cows = methane gas). Are you worried about climate change and how your dog contributes to it? Until next time, Good day, and good … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Westminster 2020

Did you realize the big Westminster show started today? Relax, you haven’t missed any of the main conformation show, but you did miss one of the fun events: masters agility. Prelims were today from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, and … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Your Dog’s Diet

I posted earlier this week about some potential problems with grain-free diets, and it got me to wondering what people feed their dogs. I am currently using the BARF (bones and raw food) diet, only because Penny is allergic to … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Christmas Trees

I posted yesterday about a Pug who felt it was more than unfair that a tree had been brought into his home. How does your dog feel about your Christmas preparations? Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Doggies.com … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Iditarod 2016

I’ve been following the Iditarod fairly closely. As always, I’m pulling for the only female musher who regularly finishes in the top five: Aliy Zirkle. Who do you think will win? Listed in the survey are the five who were … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Puppies for Christmas

As I’ve stated a time or three, I have strong feelings against giving puppies for Christmas because they often end up in shelters when the giftee isn’t prepared to commit to a destructive puppy or a full-grown adult dog. But, … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: The Rainbow Bridge

It seems I’m focusing quite a bit on death this week, but I’d like to know your opinion on the Rainbow Bridge idea. It’s a sweet, helpful grief recovery mechanism for many people, I’m sure. I’d like to believe my … Continue reading

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