Broadway Barks Celebrates 20 Years of Pet Adoptions

Currently starring as everyone’s favorite matchmaker in the Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly!, Bernadette Peters will once again help efforts to match adoptable dogs and cats with forever pet… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for the … Continue reading

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Friday Funny: Hangry Puppy

From the Facebook archives. Happy weekend! Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Doggies.com Dog Blog

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RIP K-9 Baron

The Boone County, MO Sheriffs Department sadly announced late last week that K-9 Baron had died during a training exercise. The German Shepherd had faithfully served the department since 2012. He was 8.5 years old. Rest easy, Baron. Others will … Continue reading

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Parallel evolution is a hell of a thing

Not the best photo, but this is golden wolf on the left and a black-backed jackal on the right. I screen-captured this image from this documentary, which was made before the big golden jackal revision that happened a few years … Continue reading

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These Senior Dogs Received a Second Chance at Love

We all hope that our twilight years will find us living in a place where people love us and care for us with dignity and compassion. It’s only logical to assume that dogs might share that hope for their own … Continue reading

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The inherent conflict between animal rights ideology and biodiversity

Arctic foxes were introduced to the Aleutians where they waged war on the seabird population, such as this poor least auklet. I am a speciesist. Yep. I accept the title. I do believe some individual animals of certain species do … Continue reading

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Tom bird

The early weeks of May begin the age of green pastels. The soft greenery of foliage pokes its way out of the gray smudge of the canopy, and the pastures are thickly verdant in the revived grass. This age of … Continue reading

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Just a Military Man and His Dog

A feel-good story from the Cincinnati Enquirer. Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Doggies.com Dog Blog

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Can You Break In to Take a Dog Out of a Hot Car?

From the Animal Legal Defense Fund: Only 12 states — Arizona, California, Colorado, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, Wisconsin, Florida, Ohio, Vermont, Oregon and Tennessee — allow “good Samaritans” to break a car window to save an animal. Almost all of those … Continue reading

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An Fun End of School Year Interview for Kids

Some of you might remember at the beginning of this school year when I shared a fun “interview” I put together with questions for Essley, with intentions of asking her the same questions on the last day of school (which … Continue reading

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