Thursday, December 12, 2019

Mayor Max: News From Idyllwild

Mayor Max and his deputies were having too much fun enjoying the winter wonderland of Idyllwild when the Spring issue went to press. You...

Barking About Borrego Springs

Ah, Borrego Springs … come admire the breathtaking super bloom (a bonanza of wildflowers), scan the starlit high desert sky, stargaze at the Visitor...

Boogie Shoes: Creature Comforts

A few months ago, I had to have hip surgery. This was my second hip surgery and I’ll be honest, coming home was the...

Safety Tips For Walking Your Dog

Walking your dog daily is important for your dog’s physical and mental wellness. Dogs are social creatures, and without the social interaction with the...

Training A Dog As A Senior

Pet ownership is so rewarding, but can be challenging as we age. Pet ownership has so many benefits: Calmness Studies have shown that in the case...

Senior Dog Adoptions Gaining Popularity

More than 500,000 animals enter California shelters each year—some, of course, are simply lost and are quickly returned to their owners. Others are strays...

Barn Hunt, A New Dog Sport

History of the Sport A number of dog breeds were specifically bred to be vermin hunters. Some breeds were meant to go to ground (hunt...

Tasting Your Way Through LA

Humans aren’t the only ones who can enjoy the luxury of going out to eat—your pup can, too! If you’re anything like me, you...

Training for Emergencies

Often, we find ourselves falling into a routine as we become immersed in the mundane tasks of everyday life. For many of us, the...

Nate Schoemer: A New Approach To Dog Training

Professional dog trainer Nate Schoemer established Hira’s Legacy Foundation and Hira’s Legacy Dog Training as a tribute to his Malinois, Hira, who lost her...