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The Right Dog for You

I’ve been volunteering at the SPCA for about a year and a half now, and I’ve noticed something–puppies get adopted quickly, but all too often I see those same puppies come back about six months later, when the pups are well into doggie adolescence.  This breaks my heart. I remember one little pittie puppy I…

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Reading, Research, Writing, and the Camera . . . making it all fit.

Billy trying to relax beneath the lights.

These days I feel like I don’t have a spare moment–if I’m not reading or writing something for my life as a writer, I’m reading or processing or snapping something for my photography.  In any case, yesterday I set up the studio and snapped pictures of my granddaughter, my puppy, and the three-month-old baby of…

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Beautiful Bark Life

clover in pearls

Had so much fun working hard today.  My friend Tammy owns a local pet store, Bark Life, with her husband. She had a “Spring Fling” today and invited rescue groups to be there–and I was able to take pictures of the rescue pups plus anyone who came in for a pet portrait.  I think everyone…

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Another SPCA day . . . and more


Busy day today.  Went to the pet store where I’ll be taking pictures on Saturday as part of a Spring Fling/rescue event.  If you’re near Seminole, stop on Park Blvd. and check out Bark Life.  Pit Bull Rescue will be there, and other rescue groups as well.  Bark Life is asking $10.00 for the photo…

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Billy’s first morning home . . .immortalized in pictures

Dani: "We're going to be buddies, like it or not."

To see a close-up, click on the individual photo, that takes you to a page with a single photo. Then click again.  🙂    

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A new baby . . . and my adventures continue.

Home from the plane--a little tired, a little stinky.

My heart broke when I had to return Daisy, and of course I wrote about the experience in my blog.  After reading that blog, Dani’s breeder, a wonderful woman named Lisa, wrote to ask if I’d be interested in a special needs puppy.  Another of her girls had had a little two months after Dani…

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