She Must Be Hungry?

"And just so you know, I am a dog person but that is not a dog, that is evil with a dog face that humps my leg and is peeing on your carpet."The Dog Sitter - Marley and MeWe knew we had a problem right from the start, from the moment G arrived home from the beagle rescue centre and let her through the back door, she was out of control. She went … [Read more...]

Just Call Me Beagle.

Yesterday, after taking the little travelers to school, I walked in through the front door and found the beagle standing on the dining room table. To get in this position she has to stand on the couch and leap across the room. I know this because I caught her mid flight last week. The beagle is not a lap dog, the beagle is a mid sized dog. She … [Read more...]

Dear John (Cusack)

  I've seen the headlines while standing at the checkout in the supermarket. The villain, the cheat. What was he thinking? Brad and Jennifer, Sandra and Jesse, Reese and Ryan. And now, I can't believe I'm saying this, its John and Kirsty (or Jorsty) as the press commonly refers to us. Yes, I'm as shocked as you are. Some of you may … [Read more...]

The Beagle

Before the beagle, when we were beagleless, we were of the firm belief that it was irresponsible to have a dog and travel. We were never going to do that. Every time we spotted a dog that potentially could have become ours, we'd have the same conversation again and one of us would convince the other it would be something to look forward to when we … [Read more...]