Modern Dog Blogs
November 29, 2008 by Karin

Mr. Big does his best time-traveling mohawk warrior impression in a funky fleece hoodie with a faux-hawk fringe.

From the Bullyware ESKI'mohegan collection,

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Little things don't bug me.

I encourage spiders to build webs in my house because I think their architecture is beautiful. When the sun catches the dew just right, I see the perfection of nature in their woven tapestries.

Today a tiny insect jumped into my glass of Chardonnay.

I found her swimming around when I peeked in. She was drowning. I tried unsuccessfully to fish her out. When she couldn’t be caught, I dumped the full glass out onto my hand.

November 28, 2008 by Karin

Mr. Big's sister Leahla sports an American Flag sweater in honour of Thanksgiving. More stuffing, anyone?

Merino wool flag sweater by Wagwear, $110.

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Holidays always make me hug my animals a little tighter.

Happy days to you and yours. 

November 27, 2008 by Connie Wilson

Congratulations to artist, David Klug who is the winner of the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship commemorative art poster competition (see blog entry of May 5th).  He will receive $1,000 prize money along with a four-day/three-night trip for two to Long Beach, California, December 13-14, 2008 to watch the AKC/

November 27, 2008 by Karin

Rose is a ray of sunshine in her sorbet-coloured sunflower hoodie.

Pink Polka Dog handmade terrycloth hoodie, $65 at

November 26, 2008 by Karin

Kaya heats things up in her iDawg hot pink parka with fur-lined hoodie.

Idawg Revolver in Crystal Pink,

November 25, 2008 by Karin

Even dogs need an extra coat once in awhile to cozy up in against the cold.

Esther sports Spot da Dog's "I am Canadian" hand-felted cashmere and cotton parka, part of the ECO 220 collection of recycled and re-constructed fabric coats; $219.30,

November 24, 2008 by Connie Wilson

It's heart-warming to see celebrities using their star power to effect positive change.  In my blog today I'd like to shine a light on award-winning Felicity Huffman (of Desperate Housewives' fame), who is using her star power as the North American ambassador for Iams Home 4 the Holidays campaign and in so doing bringing attention to the millions of homeless animals awaiting adoption (do you know that more than 4 million dogs and cats will be euthanized this year due to

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Many animal lovers I meet express interest in getting more involved in the rescue movement. I usually recommend they get started by gaining animal handling experience at their local shelter. Dog walkers and cat cuddlers are always needed.

Most of the time, I get the same response, uttered nearly word for word.

“I love animals too much to work there. It would be too sad. I couldn’t handle it.”

It’s true that open-admission animal shelters – which means



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