Ghost – A Satisfying Day at the ‘Gamma Dogs’ House

We recently became 'Grandparents' to a puppy, though the term 'puppy' seems odd for a dog that never was very small and is growing really quickly. Our daughter and her husband are taking their puppy, Ghost, to puppy classes and are making good progress in establishing themselves as the 'Alpha Dogs'! This training is quickly … Continue reading Ghost – A Satisfying Day at the ‘Gamma Dogs’ House

This and That – Our Library, The Alphabet and a Good Crafting Intention

Our 'Snowbird' Community has a small Library. The volunteer librarians have developed a book filing system that theoretically allows them to house the largest number of books. The books are sorted by subject, then by size, then alphabetically by author's name. This means that book cases with shorter paperback books have one more shelf than … Continue reading This and That – Our Library, The Alphabet and a Good Crafting Intention

Pets – The World According to Dogs – Purina Puppyhood (Video)

Have you read 'The Art of Racing in the Rain' by Garth Stein? Garth's website explains the story: "Enzo knows he is different from other dogs: a philosopher with a nearly human soul (and an obsession with opposable thumbs), he has educated himself by watching television extensively, and by listening very closely to the words … Continue reading Pets – The World According to Dogs – Purina Puppyhood (Video)

Beery Best of Canada – Molson Canadian Beer Fridge (Video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjgZ1dmuAk4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtiqWBuFROM Happy Canada Day to Canadians everywhere! The website 'Beer Canada' mentions these statistics about beer: Canada has many competitive advantages in making world class beers: proximity to malt barley, large fresh water supply, educated workforce and more than 10 million local beer drinkers.   Per capita consumption of Canadian and imported beer was … Continue reading Beery Best of Canada – Molson Canadian Beer Fridge (Video)