Here Kitty Kitty -- Tales and Tails

Winter Of Our Discontent

by Houndstooth on

When I was in college, we had a Maine Coon Cat who had lived nine lives.  He had lived a colorful life being passed around through members of our neighbors family.  When he landed next door to us, he had already been declawed on his front and back feet, which is part of what made […]

Memoirs of a Greyhound -- Tales and Tails

On Dogs And Devotion

by Houndstooth on

There was a story in the news here recently about a dog who saved her owner after the man slipped and fell during a snowstorm.  On New Year’s Eve, the Michigan man went out to get a log for the fireplace, slipped and fell, and broke vertebrae in his neck.  He called for help, but […]

Search And Rescue Saturday–The Search Starts

by Mr. Taleteller on

Last week we reported that one of our team’s K-9 candidates was scratched from the team.  Now the search starts. No,this is not a search for a missing person but instead the search starts for a new K-9 partner to start training.  Newton’s family did decide to remain with the team and they started searching […]

Pucker Up -- Tales and Tails

What You Put Out In The World

by Houndstooth on

Lately, there seems to be a lot of hostility in the world, or at least we’re hearing about it a lot more.  Here in the United States,  we’ve just gone through a very divisive election, but in other parts of the world, there seem to be other issues that people are dealing with.  I try […]

Snug As A Bug In A Rug -- Tales and Tails

Easy To Please

by Houndstooth on

If you’ve read the blog for awhile, you may remember that Bunny has one major pet peeve.  The one thing that royally kinks her tail is when my husband comes home before I do. Usually when it happens, he doesn’t beat me by much, but the other night he came home early to make a […]

Gracefully Elegant -- Angel Sallade Photography

An Adventure In Being Famous

by Houndstooth on

Bunny here at the keyboard, writing about something pretty cool that has happened to me. You might remember that I got to pose for a professional photographer a year or so ago.  It helped to lead to the creation of The Sighthound Project, which will help a lot of sighthounds as it raises money for […]

A Pair of Black Greyhounds -- Tales and Tails

Hidden Talents

by Houndstooth on

This weekend, the girls and I found ourselves left to our own devices again as the boys went off to search yet again.   Saturday dawned like a spring day, which is hard to come by in January, and I was determined not to waste it.  I got some cleaning done, but the girls and […]