The Magic of Medicinal Mushrooms for Dogs Let me tell you a secret. A secret that helps keep my deaf dogs healthy and happy. A secret that makes me feel like a better pet parent. I’m sharing this because some secrets shouldn’t be kept! Some secrets should be shouted with a . . .
Adopting A Deaf Dog Might Be Right For You If… Adopting a deaf dog can be a powerful and meaningful experience...if you’re willing to go “all in”. While deaf dogs can (and do!) make wonderful companions and family members, they do have unique training, safety and occasional health needs that . . .
How We Included Large Dogs in Our Destination Wedding Incorporating large dogs in a destination wedding requires some creativity. Here is the solution my husband and I came up with to make sure our entire family- including our two large pit bulls- were represented. With a little creativity, . . .
Fighting Canine Cancer with Nutrition: A Ketogenic Diet with Dr. Harvey’s Paradigm Did you know that 6 millions dogs are diagnosed with cancer each year? Think about that number for just a moment… That’s more dogs than the human population of Montana, Delaware, South Dakota, North Dakota, . . .
My Deaf Dogs Have Superpowers! Celebrating National Specially-Abled Pets Day My deaf dogs aren't disabled; my deaf dogs have superpowers! They may not be able to leap tall buildings in a single bound (okay, maybe Foster could do that!) or kick patriarchy in the jittles like Wonder Woman, but they . . .
Adopting A Deaf Dog When You Have No Idea What You're Doing Adopting a deaf dog when you have no idea what you're doing is something crazy people do, right? Logical or nor, adopting a deaf dog was the best decision we ever made. If you're thinking about adopting a deaf dog but are hesitating . . .
What You Need to Know About Deaf Dogs: Safety, Training and More This collection of posts on what you need to know about deaf dogs has been a long time coming. Ever since we adopted our first deaf dog, Edison, 5 years ago, I have become obsessed with deaf dogs. Edison inspired me to start blogging . . .
Just Because They Can’t See It, Doesn’t Mean It's Not There From a Sexual Abuse Survivor's Journal This is an entry from my sexual abuse survivor’s journal. My most personal and revealing writing- some of which I share and some of which I don’t- is a cathartic retelling and reframing of my . . .
My Husband Has Problems & Other Fun Things I’ve Learned from My Deaf Dogs Deaf dogs, just like any dog, are eager to learn from us. They are sponges, yearning to soak up whatever knowledge we’re willing to teach them- whether it’s a new hand sign, a new trick, good manners or exactly why . . .
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 . . .