Meet Buster! Buster was a faithful, loyal, gentle companion and happens to have been my first childhood pet (well, the first I vividly remember anyway)! Although he lives now only in our memory, he was quirky, fun, and unforgettable! I invite you to read more about Buster and honor his memory with me below: … Continue reading Buster the Faithful Buddy!
Hello, all! Welcome back to Sit, Stay, & Blog! Summer is undeniably just a few short weeks away from having come and gone. This time of the year is marked by the anticipation of last-minute vacations for some and the reflection of everlasting vacation memories for others. As a spinoff from one of my very… Continue reading What It Means To: Go On Vacation!
Welcome back, Sit, Stay, & Bloggers! The lazy dog days of summer are upon us! With warmer weather, it is a normalcy to see an increase in people and their canine companions taking part in fun outdoor activities. Fido gets to go on more car rides during a family ice cream outing, to go hiking,… Continue reading Hot Dog! Something’s Gotta Change! What It Means To: Leave a Dog in an Unattended Car
WELCOME BACK, READERS OF SIT, STAY, & BLOG! 🙂 If you're new, have no fear! It's been so long since my last post that I, too, almost feel new! When I logged into my blog site, it was ironic that my last [unfinished] draft was entitled, "What It Means To: Start a New Semester." Since… Continue reading What It Means To: Take a Break From Blogging
Welcome back, Sit, Stay, & Bloggers! Before I get into this post, I owe a huge THANK YOU for all of the views, likes, and positive feedback on my previous blog post! A special thank you to "Earle the Service Dog" for sharing my post on Facebook and initiating a much-needed discussion about the growing… Continue reading What It Means To: Embrace Your Need For Self-Care!
Welcome back, Sit, Stay, & Bloggers! Impersonate a service dog? Unfathomable! You might not do it, but some individuals do, and this causes a plethora of problems for service dog handlers, working dogs, and puppy raisers. As a disclaimer, much of this post is written from the perspective of a service dog raiser/trainer because that… Continue reading “What It Means To: Impersonate a Service Dog”
Welcome back, Sit, Stay, & Bloggers, and Happy 2018! Is your New Year's resolution to unplug from social media? The mere fact that you're reading this blog on a social media platform tells me one of two things: 1. You've broke your New Year's resolution; 2. You're starting your resolution on the day that never… Continue reading “What It Means To: Unplug From Social Media!”