Category Archives: Animals

One-to-One Correspondence

Three dogs. Three Himalayan treats. Simple, right? Nothing for them to argue about. Marlowe and Greta got down to the serious business of gnawing. Molly though—Ariel’s dog who is vacationing with me—wanted to save hers for later. She’s thoughtful like … Continue reading

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Too Much of a Good Thing

It was raining like a son-of-a-gun, so much so that it made me long for the usual horrible San Francisco parking and traffic. Driving around the Marina, in the downpour, looking for a parking place for the holiday party at … Continue reading

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small, but a still beach ball

Here at Baker Beach there have been some especially low tides lately, which has allowed Greta, Marlowe and me to explore areas of the beach usually underwater. At the extreme west end we can go around the point and it’s … Continue reading

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The Dog Canister

Do you know what a bear canister is? It’s for hearty souls who go out packing in the back country and need to keep their food safe from bears. A canister that keeps the smells in and the bears out, … Continue reading

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The blue plastic bag on the floor here: It contained freeze-dried liver. After the morning walk I placed it carefully on the counter to the left. Really. I did. And while I was upstairs cleaning up the kitchen, Marlowe the … Continue reading

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