Stories of Dogs & Cats

Story: Of cats, boxes and bookcases

Story: Of cats, boxes and bookcases

To cats, a bookcase is just a box made of wood.

Story: Nature abhors a vacuum, and so do my dogs and cats

Story: Nature abhors a vacuum, and so do my dogs and cats

Everyone disappears when we pull out the vacuum cleaner–except for Athena.

Story:  You never know about cats

Story: You never know about cats

One cat tortures him, one cat adores him. No wonder Tucker is confused.

Story: Oh, Brother!

Story: Oh, Brother!

When Tucker has to wear the cone of shame, Calvin gets up close and personal–to deliver some love.

Story: Thanksgiving 2013 with 3 dogs, 5 cats and 15 humans

Story: Thanksgiving 2013 with 3 dogs, 5 cats and 15 humans

Everyone enjoys Thanksgiving, and everyone–even the dogs and cats–pitch in to help and to eat.

Life with dogs and cats: from calm to chaos in .3 seconds

Life with dogs and cats: from calm to chaos in .3 seconds

A brief moment of calm in a household with 3 dogs and 4 cats. Until chaos in the form of Elsa Clair enters the picture.

Dog & Cat Story: The magic of snow

Dog & Cat Story: The magic of snow

A dusting of snow makes the dogs flaky and helps the cats forget to smack each other.

The Carpet Shark Attacks

The Carpet Shark Attacks

Calvin the Carpet Shark, a dastardly denizen of the family room, decided that Lilah is the toy of choice. Sweet Lilah plays along.

By April 9, 2013 Read More →
It’s Snow Time!

It’s Snow Time!

Like most dogs, my three love the snow. I don’t know what it is about the cold flaky stuff that makes Lilah, Jasper and Tucker, well, flaky.

By December 31, 2012 Read More →
Living Together

Living Together

It took about six weeks to go from kittens hidden away like fairy tale characters in their bathroom safe room, to full-fledged family members roaming amidst the larger dogs and cats who inhabit the world inside our home.

By December 18, 2012 Read More →