Ode to A One of A Kind Dog

Ode to A One of A Kind Dog

Three years ago today we lost Seamus. I still can’t say (or type) that without tearing up. He was the most unique and special dog who came into my life at exactly the right time for exactly the right reasons. My life would have been very different without this...
Wait A Minute, Percy Pie

Wait A Minute, Percy Pie

The Dogs Were Rescued (and So Was I) left off about four months after we had adopted Percival. In fact, in the last scene of that book,Chris and I and both beagles were driving home from Paso Robles after a wonderful getaway. That was two and a half years ago. Two and...
Chasing Normal

Chasing Normal

A short time ago Chris and I were out to dinner with clients of mine. At dinner, as per usual, there was some exchanging of stories as we don’t know this couple well and also, well, I’m a story teller (in books and in person–must be my Irish...
Life…With Beagles

Life…With Beagles

Well hello there! Where’ve you been? Okay, kidding. It’s me that’s been missing from this blog. My disappearance was caused by a lot of things, not the least of which is a complete inability to find time to do all the things I want to do while still...
Freedom for a beagle

Freedom for a beagle

One year ago today–December 11, 2012– Percival and 10 other beagles were rescued by Beagle Freedom Project from a pharmaceutical lab in northern California where they’d been the unfortunate victims of painful and unnecessary testing. You can watch...