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The Dangers of Insect Bites: What You Need To Know – Part 1

The Dangers of Insect Bites: What You Need To Know – Part 1

A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of having dinner with Steve Dale who is a pet expert and certified dog and cat behaviorist, journalist, radio host, and frequent speaker at national veterinary and animal welfare conferences. Steve was in New York City […]

What You Need To Know About IMTP and IMHA

What You Need To Know About IMTP and IMHA

As many of my loyal readers already know, I lost my seven year old baby girl, Frenchy, in October of 2012. Since I started this blog, I’ve alluded to the illness that she ultimately died of (IMTP which developed into IMHA) but have not had […]

Drink Wine, Give Back – It’s Corks for Cockers!

Drink Wine, Give Back – It’s Corks for Cockers!

Love wine? So do I! That’s why I’m saying, “CHEERS TO COCKERS!” Abandoned Angels Cocker Spaniel Rescue just launched their very own wine collection called “CORKS FOR COCKERS” which is now available for purchase through Benefit Wines. Each bottle features a photo of a former Abandoned […]

Watching People With My Wiggle Butts

Watching People With My Wiggle Butts

When you live in New York City, you find odd things to do with your dog and people watching is something I used to do a lot with Frenchy. She loved to sit on a bench across from a church here in Sunnyside, Queens and […]

Throwback Thursday: Frenchy

Throwback Thursday: Frenchy

Tonight, I’m missing my baby girl. We lost her in October, 2012 at the young age of 7. We had her for 5 amazing, transformative years. At some point, I will blog about her illness (IMTP), as it is prevalent in Cocker Spaniels and Poodles […]

Holiday Gift Guide for Dogs – Under $10

Holiday Gift Guide for Dogs – Under $10

If you’re like me, you’re on a budget. So, we have to be extra creative when it comes to holiday shopping to find affordable gifts and let’s face it – time is running out! Here are my top 5 holiday gift picks under $10.00 that […]

Brusha, Brusha, Brusha…

Brusha, Brusha, Brusha…

Today, I decided to do what I’ve been putting off for weeks: brush Shelby’s teeth. This is not an activity that she enjoys, so she makes it quite a challenge for me to accomplish. Growing up, my family never brushed my dog’s teeth and I […]

Mr. So and So

Mr. So and So

When I was a kid, my dentist called that skinny tube he put in my mouth – you know, the one that sucked out extra saliva – Mr. Thirsty. I assume he personified the dental instrument (actually known as a saliva ejector) to make children […]

We’re All Ears (…and Need Cleaning)!

We’re All Ears (…and Need Cleaning)!

One of the questions Abandoned Angels Cocker Spaniel Rescue asks on their application to foster or adopt a dog is, “Are you aware of the fact that Cocker Spaniels are prone to ear infections and require weekly ear cleanings?” If you haven’t owned a Cocker […]