Woof Wednesdays: Ask Amy “What’s Up With Wags?”

Dogs are social creatures that live together, and so they need a dog language in order to get along. How dogs communicate—what I like to call “dogma”—is based on a system of common signals. Tale wags are part of that … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: Howls, Wags & Wins!

I’m just back from the Oklahoma Writers Federation, Inc annual conference, and had a ball! It will take me a few days to get caught up but I wanted to post pictures and give some shout-0uts about the great folks … Continue reading

Furry Friday: PUPPIES GUIDE!

I’m so excited to announce my news–I’m the new Puppies Guide for puppies.About.com!  Yee-haw! Most of y’all know that for the past year I’ve been the behavior contributor over at cats.About.com working with the outstanding Franny Syufy and am delighted to … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: Evil vs Bliss

I want to go back to that time of innocence, when we felt secure and didn’t sleep with an ear cocked or watchful eyes scanning for danger. When shoes were shoes and not potential weapons. When profiling was the artist’s way … Continue reading

Thoughty Thursday: Call Me Chameleon

Okay, I’ll cop to that last one. But the hope of making $$ at writing, working for myself, staying at home with the fur-kids, evolved out of self defense—I’m not a very good employee. They say confession is good for … Continue reading