Real Life Doesn’t Lend Itself to Blogging These Days

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Almost ten years after starting this blog, I removed my contact page and turned off comments on old posts today. I’ll leave the site up, because a few of our informative posts still get a lot of traffic. I may pull out an old draft and post something occasionally, but there won’t be any rhyme or reason to it. Maybe in another ten years, I’ll start writing again. You never know what might happen!

From Street Dog to Easy Street


This is the story of Kayla, a dog who went from dog fight bait, to homeless NYC street dog, to almost being euthanized in Miami Dade Animal Services, but eventually ended up living happily-ever-after on the Jersey Shore.

How to Build a Cable Run for Your Dog

Zuki enjoying the yard safe on her cable

Zuki needed more than a fence to keep her safe at home, but a stake and tie out wouldn’t have provided enough space for her to run around. My father came up with the idea for this long cable run which solved the problem. Here are the instructions (with photos) for how we built it.