My Dog’s Nickname is WTF is Wrong with You? An Irreverent Deaf Dog Love Story This is an irreverent and, I hope, funny love story about my deaf dog, Foster. To playfully paraphrase Fidose of Reality, he's a" Dingbat of the Highest Order". My sense of humor may be off-color and . . .
My Dog Sees: A Street Art Photo Diary January 20, 2018 Each week, my deaf dog Edison and I hit the streets of South Florida in search of street art and graffiti. Not only does street art educate and inspire me creatively, these weekly urban hikes are good exercise for both of us and are . . .
How (and Why) I Taught Hand Signs to My Hearing Dogs As dogs age, they experience many of the same physiological changes as humans, including hearing loss, vision impairment and osteoarthritis among others. Living with two deaf dogs has helped me understand that my hearing dogs may one day too . . .
Welcome to Deaf Pet Awareness Week! One area of canine deafness that doesn't get as much attention is hearing loss among senior dogs. In the past, I too have neglected this important topic. Ironically, there are many more senior dog who have begun or have already lost their hearing than dogs who . . .
Edison seems to have a particular affinity for Tongue Out Tuesday! During almost every photo shot, he gives me at least one great shot for Tongue Out Tuesday. Here is a slide show of some my favorites from the past several months. Which is your favorite? Pin it, tweet it or let me know in a . . .
Note from Bernard: My friend and fellow blogger Maggie Marton, with Oh My Dog!, has a senior dog named Emmett who has recently begun to lose his hearing due to advanced age. I am thrilled that Maggie agreed to share a bit of Emmett's journey and her personal experiences adapting to the needs of a . . .
Here is the ultimate collection of deaf dog Tongue Out Tuesday photos! Okay, okay, these photos aren't just of deaf dogs, they all feature MY deaf dog, Edison! I've handpicked some of my favorite photos of Edison flopping, dragging and rolling his tongue around. All of these photos were taken in . . .
The Lowdown on Living with A Deaf Dog: 4 Tips for Living with a Deaf Dog The very idea of living with and training a deaf dog can feel overwhelming. Here are 4 practical deaf dog tips to help get you started. I’m a bit obsessed with deaf dogs. It started four years ago when we agreed to foster . . .
How Ear Infections Can Cause Deafness in Dogs Did you know that ear infections can cause deafness in dogs? The good news is that prevention is incredibly easy. With proper ear care, you can prevent your dog from losing his hearing . Here's what you need to know about how ear . . .
Deaf Dog Collars, Leashes & Harnesses Deaf dog safety is a passion of mine, and the reason is simple: our deaf dogs depend on us to keep them out of danger in ways that hearing dogs don't. Keeping a deaf dog safe and out of harm's way doesn’t have to be hard, complicated or . . .