Dog Stories (II): Syd (2002-2012)

This post is part of a series of stories on the dogs that have been part of my life. You can read the story of my first dog, Desi, here. The post will be updated with links to next stories. A Peculiar Background Syd was a German Shepherd crossbreed. She …

5 (+1) Life Lessons I’ve Learnt from Dogs

In a previous post I discussed some of the things that having a dog implies. In it, I concluded that dogs can be a lot of work and can require a lot of expense, especially if they get ill. However, they can also be a sorce of valuable life lessons. …

Toys: The Kong Classic

One of the most well-known and probably loved toy for dogs is the Kong classic. It is made of rubber and it has the form of three balls of increasing sizes stuck together, with a smaller hole at the top and a bigger one at the bottom which connect to …