Category Archives: dogs

Animals are NOT Commodities

The photo above is of my beloved mini dachshunds, Lucy and Riley. I view them as one of the biggest blessings in my life next to my wife, family and friends. I would do anything for them. I’ve spent sleepless … Continue reading

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For the Love of a Weiner…

I love my dogs and talk about them often so it only made sense that I sit down to take the time to pen a little ode to my youngest dog, Riley.  The World’s Most Handsome Dachshund… This is a … Continue reading

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Thank You Very Much for the Liebster Award

Firstly, I would love to thank my fellow blog comrade “Smashing Thru Life” who has so graciously nominated for the Liebster award, which is a recognition given to small bloggers by other small bloggers (max 200 followers), and the rule for … Continue reading

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The Crimes of Gail Benoit

I originally published this article on my Blog- The Canine Companion but seeing how as Animal Welfare is a big concern of mine, I really wanted to cross post this article to increase awareness of these people. Please subscribe to … Continue reading

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What is Beauty?

Beauty can mean different things to different people depending on who you ask.  As a creative type, I see beauty everywhere I go.  I see beauty in nature, in art, in music in people and animals daily.  Sometimes I note … Continue reading

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The Importance of Having Fun

This week, after beginning a new dog blog titled, “The Canine Companion” http://thecaninecompanion.wordpress.com/ I took a couple of days off of writing.  Sometimes, the wheels and cogs in my brain don’t like to turn off; they just keep motoring on … Continue reading

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How Dogs Saved Me from Myself

I recently read an article about a recent study performed in the UK that dogs are great for your health, even better for you than cats!  It has been proven to reduce depression, improve circulation, lower blood pressure and even … Continue reading

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Live Strong

     I feel like I’m on the verge of a breakthrough.  By breakthrough, I mean through my most recent bout of depression.  I have suffered from depression for more than half of my life now, but it’s only now, as … Continue reading

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The Knight Writer…

; My wife often asks me why it is that I so often stay up all night reading, writing or painting. I think to other artists out there, the answer is obvious. I was however, intrigued on writing a little … Continue reading

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“Sit!” “Stay.”

Originally posted on Sparkyleegeek's Blog:
If people behaved more like dogs, I wouldn’t hate them so much. LOL.. After a lengthy, depressing and soul shattering run in the call center industry working in Customer Disservice, my faith in the…

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