Cooking With Bunny -- Tales and Tails

Too Many Cooks

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In our house, we humans have been guilty of eating a lot of fast food.  We both work and it’s often easier for Mr. Taleteller to just run through the drive through than to come home and then get through dog chores and then finally start cooking dinner.   Lately, though, we’ve been trying to […]

Couch Comfort -- Tales and Tails

Stay Cool

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The other afternoon when I got home started out pretty much the same as usual.  I got home, took the dogs out and fed them, then started my Mr. Rodger’s routine of getting comfortable at home after a day of work.  That means that I head to the bedroom, since that’s where I keep my […]

Computer Geek -- Tales and Tails

Sometimes It’s Hard To Be A Blogger…

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Earlier this week, I went with Mr. Taleteller and Küster to one of their public appearances for the SAR group.  Since it was a weeknight, it meant less time at home with the girls, which I hate, but we weren’t out late by any means. I was feeling a little guilty, though, because Bunny had […]

Single Black Female -- Tales and Tails

Hazardous To Your Health

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Most of the time, I write here on the blog about many of the great things about sharing your life with a dog.  I believe all of those things that I say about them, too.  However, this week I learned that owning a dog can also be hazardous to your health. It’s no secret that […]

Birthday Sweetheart -- Tales and Tails

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

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This weekend, we had a celebration at our house.  A certain little black dog turned six years old on Saturday and we celebrated in a quiet family fashion with a few toys and treats.  Maybe Flattery is our resident love bug because she’s born so close to Valentine’s Day, but whatever the reason, there’s no […]

Portrait of A Heart Dog -- Tales and Tails

Heart Healthy

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There have been a number of studies lately showing that having a dog is good for your heart.  The presence of a dog can lower your blood pressure and heart rate, as well as causing your body to relax.  Studies have shown that dogs help people in a variety of situations from young people testifying […]