Monthly Archives: September 2011


The shame! The embarrasment! The looks of disgust! There’s nothing worse, as a “professional” dog walker, that those moments when you are inadequately prepared for poop disposal, or to put it more bluntly, when you didn’t bring enough shit bags on your walk and you have to leave one or […]

Poopy Predicaments


My dog is obsessed with balls. Literally OBSESSED. Balls are her crack-cocaine, her reality TV, her chocolate, her highly-addictive substance in any/all forms. She sleeps with them and brings them wherever we go – like a little kid with his or her favorite toy. I’m pretty sure she would risk […]

I Love Balls!


Every Tuesday I take a Golden Retriever named Betsy to Physical Therapy at the Sterling Ipression Animal Rehab Facility in Walpole, Mass: http://sterlingimpressionanimalrehab.com/index.html. Betsy tore the ACL in her left knee a few weeks ago, so prior to surgery the staff at Sterling Rehab are working to strengthen the muscles […]

Physical Therapy for Your Pet



Back in February of this year I was dog/house-sitting for a woman who lives in the Savin Hill area of Dorchester; upon approaching her house for the first time this winter (I have, in fact, serviced her and her two beautiful Olde English Bulldogs in both the summer and fall […]

The Incredible Edible Egging