She whines in the morning—usually around 6 a.m.—when it’s time for her walk. She whines when she wants to go outside. She whines when I am … Continue reading Not so fine whine: Why does my dog carry on so much?
I had been watching Katniss by myself for five weeks while my super-smart wife was away at grad school. To say Katniss had gotten clingy and whiny and taken over my life would be like saying the sky is blue, Katy Perry is attractive or water is wet. Let me put it this way: Those of you who are full-time single parents–especially of actual human children–are more heroic than *spoiler alert* Batman when he sacrificed himself at the end of “The Dark Knight Rises” (or did he?) for the greater good of Gotham City. Seeing as how Katniss had pretty … Continue reading To the kennel and back
When we picked out Katniss, the employee at the shelter told us said pooch was the “runt of the litter” as she was smaller than her … Continue reading Are you the runt of the litter? That may not be a bad thing