This article can also be found in the April 2018 issue of Queen Anne Living Magazine.
Just when it seems like there’s no hope for an older dog without a human family, Old Dog Haven steps in to provide healing and comfort. The organization, which was started 14 years ago by Judith and Lee Piper, gives older dogs a safe, loving place to call home for their final years. Read More
If you’re looking to get a dog, you may be wondering whether you should go the purebred or the mutt route. Animal-rights advocates will often argue that adoption is the only way to go, while many others will tell you that purebreds are better for dog-newbies.
This article can also be found in the March 2018 issue of Mercer Island Living Magazine.
When the Niederman family moved to Mercer Island from Chicago nearly four years ago, they were anticipating the infamous “Seattle Freeze.” What they got, however, was something beyond incredible. Read More
It’s the dead of winter and, of course, sickness is running rampant. Colds always seem to last for weeks on end, and let’s not even talk about what happens when you get the flu. Getting sick sucks no matter which species you belong to, but lucky for us humans, we have the ability to convey with language exactly how and why we’re not feeling so great. Dogs, on the other hand, don’t have that luxury and often times we just have to guess what’s hurting them based on their behaviors. Read More