BOW WOW VOWS –

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One week ago today, I beamed - #likeahalogen - watching two therapy dogs take their "bow wow vows" on the most romantic day of the year… Therapy dogs Jazz and Murph take center stage as their "muttramony pawty" surrounds them in St. Luke's Chapel at MUSC in Charleston, SC. (Photos by Sarah Pack) Months ago I ...

WHAT MAKES A GOOD THERAPY DOG?

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When one of the Boys are walking through the hospital with me, people often ask – What makes a good therapy dog? If you Googled that question, you would see a variety of definitions/explanations that read like this: A therapy dog must be friendly, even-tempered, consistent, gentle, confident, comfortable meeting new people, and reliable in unusual environments. Above all, they ...

DOG COLLARS – FASHION OR FUNCTION

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Tell me, do you purchase dog collars for fashion or function?  Recently I’ve been looking at dog collars differently… Look at my superhero Harley... For years, I've focused on the functionality of the leash and never really gave much thought to the collar. Color consideration and making sure it didn't mat their hair was about the extent of ...