The Right Thing

Published on: Jan 27, 2014

As I walk our Airedale Terrier, Bailey, I especially enjoyed watching my neighbor walk her Miniature Schnauzer. I've missed seeing them lately. Although her dog was 14 years old and blind, he still had the Schnauzer independence. … Read more

Understanding Epilepsy in Dogs

Published on: Jan 14, 2014

Epilepsy is found in all breeds and mixed breeds of dogs, that's why I am really glad we knew Gracie. Gracie was a very sweet little Italian Greyhound who lived with my husband's niece and Gracie had epilepsy. If Gracie's caregiver, Cindy, hadn't told us about the condition, I don't know if we would have kept our dog Bailey or not.… Read more

Spot Removal

Published on: Dec 13, 2013

Am I naive, old-fashioned, or just too old to give a rip? I heard a commercial for spot removal and thought it was for dishwasher detergent… Read more

Abortion Insurance: Michigan Has It Backwards

Published on: Dec 13, 2013

These days it seems that when you get a group of legislators together, they get things backwards. Kind of reminds me of the Contrare Indian in Little Big Man who washed with sand and dried with water.… Read more

The Larceny of Squirrels

Published on: Dec 11, 2013

It is a common belief that squirrels routinely forget where they bury nuts, but squirrels are also bandits that steal whatever they can find from you or a neighbor.… Read more