Dog’s Life

Why Write About THEM?

Every now and then someone asks me, why do you write about people like that? I ask,  people like what? Well, these folks say, you seem like a pretty happy person, more or less, and you have a great marriage and you like where you live and you love your dog and you don’t worry…

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Bailey Day

Today is the one-year anniversary of the day Bailey-the-Rescuepoo came to live with My Best Beloved and me. The Best Beloved is in Europe just now, but he sent an email requesting I give Bailey a few extra treats for him on what he calls “Bailey Day.”  He said he can’t believe how his heart…

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The Rescuepoo's First Brush with Fame

It seems my dog, Bailey, also known as Angel Pie, The Noble Hound, The Rescuepoo, the Little Snoggles, is acquiring some fame.  I was recently asked if I’d like to do an interview on a popular blog site, and after I said yes realized they were really more interested in Bailey the Wonder Poo.  Well,…

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Rescued by a Rescue Dog

All right, I’ll just come right out and say it — I’ve become one of those annoying people who, if encouraged in even the smallest way, spend a good part of any conversation talking about my dog.  If you read my recent post, “The Liberating Poetics of Low Expectations,” this probably comes as no surprise. …

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