How to Find the Best Pet Insurance

How to Find the Best Pet Insurance

That’s Dr. Ike up there in the picture! We adopted him when he was 9 years old, and snapped this picture one day when we were in the veterinarian’s office and the vet left her stethoscope behind!  Cancer took him from us several years ago, but this photo...
Get Inspired with Miniature Horse Love

Get Inspired with Miniature Horse Love

We here at The Writers Dog are excited to share with you an awesome kickstarter project by our friends at Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses. Full disclosure: My new book, written with Debbie Garcia-Bengochea of Gentle Carousel and published by Revell, will be...
The Quirks we Love

The Quirks we Love

My dogs have quirks. For a long time, Ernest had a habit of standing on the coffee table. Sometimes he stood on top of the patio table outside. Sometimes he’d lay down on top of them, but most often he just stood there. He hasn’t done that in a long while....
The Importance of Being Ernest the Dog

The Importance of Being Ernest the Dog

Ernest has a purpose. A purpose he discovered on his own. We adopted Ernest from Peppertree Rescue when he was 9 years old. His previous owners had kept him in a crate all day and night. They let him outside just long enough to get him covered in ticks, which they...
Fill A Bowl…Feed A Soul

Fill A Bowl…Feed A Soul

I love Chicken Soup for the Soul for a million reasons. One, and not the most important one, but maybe the most obvious to some of you–I write for their books. I love Chicken Soup for the Soul stories because they inspire and encourage so many people, and...