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  • Controlling Your Off-Leash Dog

    Controlling Your Off-Leash Dog

    When you have a dog off-leash, particularly in the city, your responsibility increases with your dog's freedom. Our dog, is often off-leash in the city, suburbs or the middle of the woods. Our dog loves to run and hunt and a day at the end of the leash does nothing for his nor my well being. Although, could you imagine our dog running at you as pictured here?
  • The Annual Somerville Dog Festival

    The Somerville Dog Festival is an annual event held in the fall. Mark your calendars for mid September and bring your sporty dog to Somerville. We have attended this dog friendly event for a few years and had a great time letting our dog try out new dog sports, competing in best trick contests and watching exhibitions.
  • Understanding Dogs

    Understanding Dogs

    Our dog Moose sat in the middle of our living room floor, let out a howl and started scooting his butt across the rug (Yep, he knows that trick too). This is our dog's way of telling me he is frustrated. I have been really sick for a few days and our dog was the perfect medicine.
  • Living With High Prey Drive Dogs

    Living With High Prey Drive Dogs

    An urban dog with a high prey drive has its challenges when living in a city like Boston. There are many breeds of dogs whose instinct to hunt may consume all other rational thought when the slightest hint of wildlife is nearby.
  • The Urban Hound Daycare and Hotel in Boston

    Overnight boarding or daycare for dogs has always been a challenge in Boston. I was excited to hear Rebecca Wilson of The Urban Hound opened a luxury dog daycare and hotel in the South End of Boston. I was even more excited when
  • High Flying Disc Dog

    High Flying Disc Dog

    During the 2010 Somerville Dog Festival I photographed a disc dog demonstration as well as a few other events. It was the high flying disc dogs that really caught my attention.
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