Magic Mirror -- Tales and Tails

Treat Yo Self

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This week, I’ve been pondering some of the things that make us humans different from our canine companions.  I suspect that one of the reasons we like dogs so much is these little differences in the way they think versus the way we think.  One of the things I like the most about dogs, though, […]

Photographic Memories -- Tales and Tails

The Professional Dog

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I’ve been thinking lately about some of the differences between humans and dogs.  We often talk about humans and how they were born to do certain things, like be a singer or design buildings or some other path that they either have a strong aptitude, talent or calling towards.  I can think of several people […]

Treat Reads -- Tales and Tails

The Persistence Of Memory

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For a long time, I didn’t completely understand why people had such a difficult time with the loss of a loved one on a holiday.  As a kid, I naively thought that all of the fun, gifts and togetherness of Christmas would make up for the sad memory of a loss.  After I got older, […]

Feeling Mahvelous, Dahling -- Tales and Tails

A Day In The Life Of A Hospice Volunteer

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Bunny here at the keyboard, writing about something that I thought you might find interesting. It’s not a secret that I work as a therapy dog and a hospice volunteer.  I enjoy going to visit people and bring smiles to their faces.  Usually, I know where we’re going before we even leave the house.  Sure, […]

Oscar -- Angel Sallade Photography

The Sighthound Project

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From time to time, you hear us talk about sighthounds here on the blog.  In case you don’t know what a sighthound is, it’s a category of hounds that hunt by sight more than by scent.  While a Bloodhound can find almost anything with its nose, a Greyhound can see prey as far as a […]