Search

Phoebe's Tails

The Quirky Life of a Rescue Dog

Rescue Dog 101

Rescuing a dog (or any animal) is a very loving, selfless thing to do. However, it should not be done on a whim unless you are very confident that you can handle each and every surprise that comes with it... Continue Reading →

"Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole"  - Roger Garas -

I think Phoebe found a long lost relative

Yesterday I ran across a doggie version of a doppelgänger.  While I was at someone's house, they introduced me to their dog Daisy. Daisy is a few years older than Phoebe and about 20 pounds heavier but there was no... Continue Reading →

Now I have proof that ace bandage wrapping can calm your dog

A couple of years ago I wrapped Phoebe in an ace bandage to keep her calm during the Fourth of July fireworks season. She stayed calm, but I didn't have anything to compare her before and after behavior to. She... Continue Reading →

I tried the ThunderLeash and, well…

It wasn't great, but wasn't awful. It was expensive ($29.95). All-in-all Phoebe is pretty good when we go on walks, or shall I say she is good when I take her for a walk. She isn't as well behaved when... Continue Reading →

Waking up to dog breath

Gotta love it. It seems like there is a lot of sleeping on this blog these days. We will get back  on track. Hopefully sooner rather than later.  

Tennessee now has an animal abuse registry. It doesn't solve the problems of the world, but it is a start. (Click the header to read the article).      

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. I would have never thought the top seller would be pictures of dog poop. All in all it was not a bad year for this little blog.... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑