In Memoriam, Rufus

Last September¬†Rufus ambled his way into my life. With his long, lanky Basset Hound body, his ground-grazing ears, and his insouciant air he found his way quickly into my heart as well. In part I was looking for someone to take care of--I¬†was getting a little lonely without a dog around--and an older dog seemed … Continue reading In Memoriam, Rufus

Accidental rescue

Over the last several months I've acquired several connections on Facebook who are seriously involved in animal rescue. I'm always saddened at how people can treat defenseless animals. Personally, I've lived with several dogs in my life and each of them has brought me overwhelming joy. Last month I was struck by a post on … Continue reading Accidental rescue