Tag: poodle

  • A White Woman, Racism and a Poodle

    A White Woman, Racism and a Poodle

    I have not told this story before. I worry how it will be received. I don’t know the right language to express it other than my own thoughts and feelings. This post is not for people of color because they already know it. This is for white people living in suburbs and small towns who…

  • Slo-Mo Poodle

    The video I posted of my standard poodle puppy Charming playing with a Rhodisian Ridgeback puppy was very popular. So I have collected a playlist of Dogs at the Pond. But, first… Here is a video of me teaching Charming to jump on the commend. You must first get them to do the behavior. This…

  • National Dog Day

    In honor of National Dog Day, here is a slow motion video of my seven month old Standard Poodle puppy, Charming, playing with a ten week old Rhodisian Ridgeback puppy, Maggie belonging to my friend Sue.

  • My Friend Merlin

    It is hard to lose your best friend human or canine. My dream since my mother died in 2005 is to retrace John Steinbeck’s 1960 trek across the US in, “Travels With Charlie.” If you have not read it, it is the chronicle of writer John Steinbeck driving from Long Island to Maine, to Isle…