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HOME AGAIN !

Well, the 6 hour ride home was soothing.   We traveled through Georgia. South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, and  Maryland, until we reached Pennsylvania.  The mountains are beautiful and the landscape was breathtaking. I can tell you, though, the best thing…
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How Air Fresheners Can Affect Your Pet’s Health

By David F. Kramer As parents and caregivers, one of the earliest lessons we learn is the concept of “baby-proofing”—keeping toxic substances and dangerous situations well out of the way of our children. As pet parents, we need to do…
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1/2 WAY HOME

This entry will be short and sweet. we left Georgia this morning and we are now in Virginia.  We stopped for the night.  Bella slept the whole way! This will be a restful night. The ride back has brought us…
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9 Surprisingly Dangerous Foods for Dogs (Starting with Popcorn)

BY ELISABETH GEIER It’s hard to resist sharing food with your dog, especially when she looks up at you with those, well, puppy dog eyes. But, while some human snacks are safe in small doses, others are downright dangerous foods…
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WE ARE IN PARADISE!

Hilton head Island and the Marriott Barony Beach Club Resort are both amazing. The staff bends over backwards to make you feel welcome and comfortable. Everyone is so friendly to Bella and since she is feeling well again, she is…
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Use the Right Voice If You Want Your Dog to Listen

Have you ever wondered why particular dogs respond better to commands given by particular people? Part of the explanation might be related to how those commands are being given. A new study performed at the Duke University Canine Cognition Center…
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Foxtails – Pains In The Everywhere!

The cutely-named, but menacing foxtail is neither fox nor tail. What they are is a multi-barbed grass seed that’s a major pain in your pet’s you-know-what – and then some. Foxtails are found throughout North America. And for the same…
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FINALLY—- GREAT DAY!

Everyone here in the Marriott are fantastic.   The villas are beautiful yet so homey that we don’t feel like we are away.  There is a huge difference going from an Econo Lodge Motel efficiency to a Marriott Villa. We have…
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WHAT A DAY !

Last night was no fun!  Bella’s stomach issues got worse,  so we had to find a vet in Myrtle Beach to have her seen.. The problem was not finding a vet; there were a million of them! But no would…
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