Important Numbers For Every Pet Owner

Here’s a list of important numbers and website links that I put together, with the help of some my favorite, animal savvy friends.   National Animal Poison Control Center (888) 426-4435 In an emergency every second counts. The National Animal Poison Control Center is a 24-hour manned emergency hotline. This call could save the life […]

Journaling 101

A few years back, I read Julia Cameron’s book, The Artist’s Way, A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity and started a habit of what she calls “Morning Pages.” Her suggestion is to get up early each day and write three pages of longhand, stream-of-consciousness morning writing. To help you be a better artist, she asks […]

Writing A Great Thank You Note

Thank You Cards From Hooray For The Underdog!

We all want to be seen, heard, loved and respected. What better way to express that to someone you care about, than through a sincere thank you note. In a world filled with texts and emails, I just love getting something handwritten in the mail. And I believe, most of the people in my life […]

What To Do If You Find A Stray Dog

A few years back I had an awful experience I thought would “never happen” to us. Joe and I were on vacation in Colorado. We left our elderly dog, Bibi, who hates to travel, with a highly-recommended petsitter.  We were having a wonderful time

Underdog of the Week — Dexter

Meet Dexter A little Maltese mix with a sweet, happy and gentle disposition, this handsome guy lost his home as a part of the West, Texas plant explosion. Dexter has a very manageable medical condition that requires daily medication. It costs about sixty cents a day. Won’t you give Dexter a much needed chance? He […]

Last Day to Register On Line

Today is the the final day to sign up for Strut Your Mutt on line with the Champion Team  Charlie’s Angels. We can’t wait to walk with you this Saturday!!!

Strut Your Mutt

Won’t you walk with us Saturday, April 27th. You and your pooch will have loads of fun while raising money for the SPCA of Texas. Just click on the photo and it will take you directly to our team page on the Strut Your Mutt website. If you want to ride with Janet Healey, please […]

Dog Of The Week – Daphne

Meet Daphne! Unfortunately, as happens occasionally, I was adopted and returned. Sometimes you just have to try on a few families before you find the right fit. My picture says it all…beautiful redhead with a happy-go-lucky personality who will do anything for a bully stick. Also, I’m quite social and OK with cats. Just no […]

Hooray For The Underdog!

Thank you for supporting our efforts to champion Underdogs everywhere. Joe and I began our love affair with Underdogs many years ago when we shot some black and white photographs of shelter dogs, hoping to raise money for animal welfare, and maybe even get the dogs adopted. We wanted to do something to let the […]