the zero conflict walk

We have a new routine at our house, largely due to the ice our yard has been plagued with for the past month or so. We are going for leash walks around our neighborhood. What? Sounds so basic an obvious, and it kind of is, but not really. How is that for avoidance of being…

off leash and unapologetic

To quote Ruby Thewes, “… but they made the weather and then they stand in the rain and say, “Shit! Its rainin’!” It so feels this way to me, this week in particular. The sun came out, the weather was a true gift, and all were out to enjoy it. Every person who had a…

BSL

I am a moderate in so many ways, but sometimes moderation needs to be practiced in moderation (thank you Julia Childs). On the topic of BSL I do have a very clear opinion. Every once in awhile BSL (Breed Specific Legislation) rears it’s ugly head here in Montana. Lawmakers try to enforce BSL after attacks…