Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

For many in our industry, today is certainly not a “happy” holiday. With this holiday comes so much stress. Kennels full, facilities overcrowded beyond their designed occupancy, staff over-worked and exhausted, and for many dogs, this is their first experience away...
Drawing Inspiration Means Experiencing Things Differently

Drawing Inspiration Means Experiencing Things Differently

It’s always been of great importance for me to travel to developing countries where I gain tremendous inspiration from observing dogs living in their most natural way. To me, it’s like a dance between the essence and existence of living. Two weeks ago, I visited...
What does “to love” mean?

What does “to love” mean?

Stay with me here… This question has so much to do with how we show up in the world with dogs that we think about and talk about. What does it even mean to love another being, whether you’re thinking of a human, like your spouse, partner, child, dear friend; or...
The Head, Heart, and Gut of the Matter

The Head, Heart, and Gut of the Matter

How do you measure success? Whether it be having success in your business, being successful in parenting a dog or a child, or having a successful relationship, what does “success” look like, and how can it be measured? Wealth, job title, and happiness are some of the...