The Puppy Diaries: Triumph!

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FINALLY! Etta and I have made it through the front door. This is a huge triumph in her little life. Why has getting through the door such a big deal? When I first got Etta she was very shy and scared of nearly everything. She would not walk on a leash more than two or […]

Upcoming Furst Friday

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Just got a jpg of work by Belinda Kennedy, the artist we’ll be featuring this Friday for our special 10th anniversary Furst Friday.  I can’t believe we’ve been open ten years either.  Sometime this month I’m hoping to dig up old photos from the early days, way back when we developed canisters of film. And […]

Food of the Month, January…

Wellness has some strong products in its line of natural dog and cat foods.  My sense, from 4-footed customer ‘feedback’ is that the palatability is best in their canned foods, and their dry cat kibble.  They just seem to hit it square on in those areas, while the dry kibble for dogs has had just […]

Good Dirty Fun

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For the last 10 yrs I’ve worked with friend and Hill dog owner Diane Davison on that quirky ritual of spring, April Stool’s Day.   ASD was her response, 17 yrs ago, to sidewalk poop, a holler out to the community to come out as a group and clean up the neighborhood including the grassy area […]