Hiking with dogs, a guide & check list for hiking with your best friend

Hiking with my dogs is one of my favorite pastimes. I know it’s one of theirs too. From local parks to wilderness areas to big-name national parks, the three of us (and often our human and canine friends) hit the trails whenever our schedules – and the skies – are clear. Now that we’re into the prime hiking seasons of… Read more →

Holiday gift ideas for pets and the people who love them! 

The holidays are quickly approaching. Have you finished your shopping for everyone on your list – pets included? If you’re still looking for those last few must-haves, I got together with Maggie and Rossi to make a list of our favorite products for pets and the people who love them.     Wearables: KoKoLati Collars and Leashes.  I recently got… Read more →

How do I get my dog into show business? All about acting, modeling, the working dog and the production world

 How do I get my dog into show business? All about acting, modeling, the working dog and the production world. It seems like a crazy proposition, that your dog or any dog could not just be a dog, but also play one on TV. But when you live in Los Angeles like Maggie, Rossi and me, this is our normal.… Read more →

Pet car safety – How safe is your dog harness?

Several years ago, I was in a car accident. It wasn’t my fault. My injuries weren’t that serious. But working out compensation and resolution took on a life of its own, a years-long process (about which I’ll say more in future posts) that was life-changing and eye-opening. I got a thorough education in everything from lidar devices to police procedure… Read more →