We talk a lot about reactive dogs here on Dogster: “There Is a Difference Between a Reactive Dog and an Aggressive One,” “The Hardest Part About Having a Reactive Dog Is Other Pet Parents” and “How to Stop Your Dog From Lunging at Other Dogs on Walks,” just to name a few articles. So recently, after Maybelle’s harness broke […]
May 25, 2016
In 2005, moved by images of Hurricane Katrina, Andrea Ochsner, the choir director at South Keller Intermediate School in Keller, Texas, felt compelled to help those in need. After creating the group Voices for Recovery, she and her students embarked on a fundraising campaign and donated the proceeds from their efforts to the American Red Cross.
We dog sit regularly at our house. We have a rule, however, that visiting dogs can’t go upstairs. Not only because our own dogs, Louie and Jill, aren’t allowed to roam the upstairs at will (the family is allergic to dogs, so we try to keep the bedrooms hair-free), but also because visitors have nosed into trash cans