Learn how your dog learns

A heart-rending interview with Coco’s trainer and an update on how the herding dog is holding up.

As sporty as I get

Hey, Carol. I guess you breed your dogs a bit larger where you come from.

Ballin

Adding a bit of style to his current condition which I am apparently not allowed to joke about.

On Chuck, his health, and those who care so deeply about it

A post for pet lovers and everyone who has loved Chuck from afar.

Old Man Jones

My new nickname for the poet who lives in the basement.

These furry children of ours

Let me tell you a story about a dog named Chuck.

This peculiar winter

With apologies to the skiers and snowboarders who are shaking their fists at the sky.

What lies beyond the innocent face

Do we even realize what we let sleep in our houses, dog owners?

Dennis Leary wrote a song about Chuck

That is not the innocent dog you think he is or want him to be.

He did, indeed, get his freak on

Sure, the last interception was brilliant last night, but everyone knows what the best part about that game was.