Who doesn't love coloring? Even as a middle-age woman I find it so incredibly relaxing to snuggle up in my favorite pj's with a glass of milk and some cookies - and of course my daughter and dog and color away. Then there is the smell of crayons that takes me back about 40 years to a happy time when ...read it all!
Blogging & Barking!
Another dog park! Well, not really, this is 1000x better than a dog park! Imagine a world where doggies played by your side - while you hang with your friends sipping wine - well, that is what BarkPark is about! Bringing together pets and their people in a fun and safe environment where they can all ...read it all!
Every once in a while we see something that makes us go HUH!? Especially when it comes to creating a fundraising event for a rescue! Sometimes it is a good. Sometimes it is not. But this. This is SOOOOO good. When we started CharityPaws we sold apparel - and in our quest for world ...read it all!
I am not sure I have smiled this hard in a while! These wool animal art pieces are so lifelike and have such a warmth about them it is hard not to fall in love and want to bring one home. Then there is the level of art and talent needed to create one that is just so incredibly admirable! Tatiana ...read it all!
I saw an image that made me stop in my tracks. It sucked me in and made me want to learn more about the subject and meaning of the image! That is what great photography does - and Travis Patenaude, from Stink-Eye Photography nailed it with his personal project to help the dogs of Spain (images ...read it all!
I do not think there is anything cuter than a dog or a cat in a teepee - like they are the king or queen of their empire! Not sure what it is, but every time I see a picture of a fur friend in a teepee my heart skips a beat. Maybe because when I see them in a teepee it is a reminder of the great ...read it all!
Unfortunately, this unique animal artisan does not do birthday parties - but boy would he be a huge success if he did! Can you imagine your kids face if they received one of these as their balloon animal? I am old but I still remember going to the fair or to birthday parties where the balloon ...read it all!
I am not sure I know anyone who does not enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine once in a while, and with these brands you can feel good sipping that cocktail knowing that in some way shape or form you are helping animals. We love to profile brands that give back to animals in some way whether it is in ...read it all!
If there is one thing I know and understand it is anxiety in dogs. When we decided to foster Cleo we had no idea what we were getting into. Our 2 prior pitbulls were adopted as puppies and were happy and emotionally healthy - the only time they were ever nervous was the 4th of July - so anxiety ...read it all!
My pitties who I had for over 14 years - I loved them immensely, but boy they sucked at walking. You would think after 14 years of me yelling "walk nice" they would get it, but nope they didn't! I wish I had known about the invention of the hands free dog leash when I had them because it would have ...read it all!
UPDATE: Thank you to all that supported this effort! Our calendar raised a grand total of $1,063.84 for Karma Cat +Zen Dog Rescue! Let me preface this post with - I LOVE ANIMALS. All of them. But cats are truly jerks - sometimes even assholes. (And if I offend anyone with this term, I am ...read it all!
As a mom - who loves animals and is active in animal rescue - my goal has always been to encourage my daughter to follow my lead so she can also help animals. From the youngest age I wanted to encourage my daughter to be the most compassionate person she could be to animals in the hopes I could help ...read it all!