Corgis, Destroyers of Worlds, and Their Devoted Human Companions

If you  have ever read this column, you know I’m an ardent supporter of adopting, rather than buying, pets. The bottom line is that there are animals who die because people “commission” one. I’ve already told myself that the only way I’m going to get another Chow Chow is if one appears in rescue. It will be a sacrifice, I remind myself, but it is the right thing to do. Read More Corgis, Destroyers of Worlds, and Their Devoted Human Companions

Best in NO: Why Westminster’s Winners Aren’t For You

So, you watched Westminster and now you are overwhelmed with how cute some of the dogs are. I’m there with you, really. However, just because they win their group or even overall doesn’t mean that these dogs make sense for you, an everyday pet owner.  So, without further ado, here are the winners of each group, my take on that breed, and some alternatives. Read More Best in NO: Why Westminster’s Winners Aren’t For You