Happy National Dog Day!

Thanks to Twitter, I discovered that today is National Dog Day. It is hard to imagine life without a dog. Before we brought Jack home, I went without a canine companion for a few months and it was awful. I enjoy coming home to these happy faces, and I love…

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A Dog Is Not Always Your Best Friend

With only a week left in our trout season, this past weekend was a perfect time to hit the river. The recent rain and cooler temps seemed likely to improve conditions and I was reasonably optimistic about our chances. Then again, it had been so long since I’d walked the…

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Once A Skunk Dog, Always A Skunk Dog

For almost ten years I worked in a small animal veterinary clinic and, among many other things, learned that most dogs will never learn. It amazed me how many times we would see a dog come into the clinic for the same reason it had been there the last five…

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My Newest Fishing Buddy

I’ve come to the conclusion that one can never have enough fishing buddies. Up to this point, my two main fishing buddies have been Darrell and Jack. I love my fishing buddies, but I felt the need for a little female companionship. Enter Molly. Molly came to us last week…

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