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Ricky & Murphy do Big Things for Brain Cancer
Ricky & Murphy do Big Things for Brain Cancer

I bet you didn’t know that brain cancer is the biggest killer of people under 40 in Australia. I had no idea either until I received an email from Ricky Anderson who had lost his incredible wife at the hands of this disease. He & his furry mate Murphy were planning a walking fundraiser and they […]

How YOU can (EASILY) make Guide Dogs more effective!
How YOU can (EASILY) make Guide Dogs more effective!

Happy International Guide Dogs Week people! When I see a Guide Dog I am filled with admiration, excitement & curiousity. Truthfully I want to run right over to that dog, slather that dog with love and say ‘Congratulations mate. You rock!’. LUCKILY I have impulse control! So I am able (*just*) to hold myself back. And really this is more […]

WIN a Surfdog Robe + PAW 2-in1 Conditioner
WIN a Surfdog Robe + PAW 2-in1 Conditioner

My dog SKANKED today. It’s the one thing Pluto does that can turn me into a hothead. And look at her smile there in the top picture. She looks pretty darned happy about it. What’s worse, when she finishes her SKANKING I am compelled to give her a reward: A FULL SPA TREATMENT.  See her enjoying herself in a post pamper […]

4 People, 9 Camels & 1 Dog Walk From Alice Springs To Adelaide
4 People, 9 Camels & 1 Dog Walk From Alice Springs To Adelaide

Good luck to Angela Parr & the other crusaders in Compassion Camel Caravan, a courageous group of adventurers walking across the continent with an aim to raise money for Swags for the Homeless. Swags for the Homeless is a not-for-profit charity working to provide emergency relief Backpack Beds to every homeless person turned away from a shelter. Angela […]

Mini Foxie Makes 800 km Pilgrimage Across Europe
Mini Foxie Makes 800 km Pilgrimage Across Europe

Meet Indy, a brave Mini Foxie who’s off on a BIG ADVENTURE. She’s headed to the Camino de Santiago which runs 800 km from France to Spain. This is the famous pilgrimage which features in Paulo Coelho’s book The Pilgrimage. The book is pure magic and I’m sure Indy’s trip will be no less than […]

The Sport of Skijor!
The Sport of Skijor!

Got a dog who loves to pull? Perfect! We’re talking joring today. Joring is a great sport for your energetic dogs who love nothing more than to pull. Let them pull you and you can have a great ride while your dogs get their thrills & their exercise.  Look fun? It is!  And you can […]

Amazing animal Sculptures by Teangi
Amazing animal Sculptures by Teangi

If you ever wanted to have your canine buddy immortalised here’s the answer! May I introduce Bart Chambers who heads up the phenomenal team at Sculptures by Teangi. Under his close supervision Teangi creates fantastic metal works inspired by animals… with a special niche in custom designed sculptures of beloved pets. My cat Maxine, who […]

Amazing Navy Seal Dogs helped nab Bin Laden
Amazing Navy Seal Dogs helped nab Bin Laden

It never ceases to astound me how much dogs are able and willing to do for us! When I heard that a Navy Seal Dog was involved in the taking of Osama Bin Laden I shouldn’t have been surprised. Explosive sniffing dogs do their job better than any human or even specially designed machinery could […]

Dog Umbrella
Dog Umbrella

Just when you think you’ve seen everything…..! This inverted bumbershoot forms a waterproof cocoon around a small dog, enabling canine and master to maintain a walking regimen in inclement weather. The umbrella’s 29″ diameter canopy is made from 8-gauge clear polypropylene that sheds rain, sleet, and snow while allowing an unfettered view of your walking […]

Baby tiger & piglet spooning
Baby tiger & piglet spooning

Here’s another gorgeous pig. I know, I know this is a dog blog, but just look at them! I can’t help it if there are a lot of pigs doing marvellous things at the moment. Interspecies love is just so incredibly sweet. It’s what we share with our wonderful canines. There, I’ve tied it in […]

Working dogs rock on!
Working dogs rock on!

Last night I was watching coverage of the devastation from the earthquake in Christchurch. My heart goes out to all the people in that area and of course their furry ones. It really makes you realise just how fragile we are on this earth. While I was watching some footage of a rescue team I […]