No Ice Cream For You? 9 Dangerous Snacks for Dogs

I’m not gonna lie to you! I confess, sometimes, I feed my dogs people food. A cheesy cracker here, a piece of popcorn there.

5 Powerful Motivations for Beginner Runners

For those that are new to running, it can be tough to find the motivation to stay on the road. Creating excuses to avoid running can become a professional pastime

How to Get Student Loans for Studying Abroad

One of the best ways to broaden your outlook on life is to visit other countries. Even better, attending a university in another country, even if only for a single semester, can open wide new vistas

The Unnecessary Tragedy of Surfside—What and Why Did It Happen

My mind is heavy with Surfside, Florida, and the collapse of the condominium building.

Is it True That Dogs Can Recognize a Bad Person Just by Smelling Them?

Oh, yes. From my own long experience as a dog owner, I have many instances to illustrate this, but here is just one of them.

What Is Your Awesome and Comprehensive COVID-19 Plan?

So for those just thoroughly disgusted with pretty much every move made during the pandemic, and I know there are a lot out there, what’s your plan?

9 Surprisingly Dangerous Foods For Dogs—Think Popcorn

Plain, air-popped, unsalted, unbuttered popcorn may be okay in small amounts. But let’s be honest: how often are you enjoying plain, unsalted popcorn?

How YouTube Videos and FB posts Can Represent Disinformation

Let’s please remember that the Spanish Flu (1918) had three waves. It occurred because of people clamoring for things they could have been patient about.

Requiring People to Shelter In Place Is NOT Unconstitutional–Here’s Why

“Liberty gives you the right to act the fool if you so choose; it does not, however, give you the right to do so at the expense of others.”

This Pandemic Will Likely Bankrupt Many Hospitals

With no strong guidance nationally each hospital is on its own. Administrative staff, some of who should know better, are sending mixed signals.

Do Dogs Have a Sixth Sense That Helps Them Read Your Mood?

Whenever I am sad, my dog Alma never fails to sit by my side, put her head into my lap and bring comfort. Conversely, when she has done something naughty…

The Penalties for Leaving the Scene of an Accident

A car accident can be a frightening and traumatic experience for all involved, so it’s always better to stop.

9 Must Read Dog Walking Tips

Leashes don’t come with an instruction manual—but they should! I often wish that leash manufacturers would pass out these safety tips.

Why Does My Dog Love Licking Me?

Why does my dog lick me so much?  Well, there can be a few reasons for this, or possibly a combination depending on your dog.