Monthly Archives: April 2016

Do Dogs Go To Heaven?

     The passing of a beloved animal companion is never easy.  In the case of dogs, their absolute love and devotion to us creates a deep bond and we come to see them as almost human.  Thus, their passing is just as impacting as if we lost a human family member.      The subject of…
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Malamute Marriage Officially Recognized!

     On the heels (no pun intended) of the recent video release on YouTube of the marriage of two Pomeranians in a lavish garden ceremony, comes news out of Indonesia that two love-struck Alaskan Malamutes have tied the knot in an official wedding ceremony.  As reported in the Daily Mail,  the event was held at…
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The 10,000 Year Old Malamute

     Long ago, around the end of the last major ice age (about 10,000 years ago), a Malamute-type dog emerged.  Existing in small, inbred family groups (or packs) that struggled for survival in a harsh post-ice age environment.  These Malamute ancestors fought against the far more powerful wolves that shared the same hunting grounds and…
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Saving Your Mal’s Eyesight! Breakthrough In Cataract Treatment

Each year, like their human owners, millions of dogs develop cataracts.  Without treatment the cataracts progress eventually causing significant loss of eyesight, even blindness. Dogs are prone to cataracts with nearly half of all dogs having them before the age of 9 years and virtually all dogs, approximately 7 million of them, having them in…
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