A Little Drama Queen -- Tales and Tails

Stuck In The Middle With You

by Houndstooth on

In our house, it’s a pretty common occurrence for most of the dogs to show a preference for my husband.  One of the reasons Bunny is so dear to me is because she makes her preference for me obvious.  It’s not even strange for one of them to show a different kind of preference for […]

Get Your Geek On -- Tales and Tails

Serenity Now

by Houndstooth on

I know that we all have days where things don’t go right.  Yesterday was one of those days for me, in a big way.  It started off well enough with a day off work, courtesy of Martin Luther King, Jr.  It was a little warmer than the frigid day before.  We had plans to get […]

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

Adventures In National Dog Walking Month

by Bunny Hound on

Bunny here at the keyboard, writing a bit about National Walk Your Dog Month. In case you didn’t know, January is National Walk Your Dog Month.  Personally, I think it should be an annual event, but I like that it gets its own month to be celebrated.  Of course, this weekend when I wanted to […]

Creating Art Is Hard Work -- Tales and Tails

The Most Magnificent Thing

by Houndstooth on

At work, I recently read a story to my class and while it’s a story for children, the idea behind it really applies to everyone.  Certain aspects of the story definitely rang true for me, as I think they would for a lot of people.  The story is called The Most Magnificent Thing and it’s […]

And Then There Were Two... -- Tales and Tails

And The Award Goes To…

by Houndstooth on

If you are a Greyhound owner, you are probably familiar with the Greyhound Scream of Death, either because you’ve heard someone tell some outrageous story about it, or because you have had a heart-stopping experience of your own.  If you are not a Greyhound owner, I will try to explain it for you, but I […]

Not So Basic Black -- Tales and Tails

Pay Me What You Owe Me

by Houndstooth on

Sometimes, despite all of our best intentions as dog owners, we find ourselves creating our own little monsters.  If you’ve followed the blog for a year or longer, you might recall that one issue we have been struggling with is house training Flattery.  We learned that she had a serious UTI a couple of months […]