Dog Essays

Book Excerpt: The Everything Guide to Working with Animals

Do you love animals? Do you want to work with animals but don’t know where to start? The Everything Guide to Careers with Animals (Adams Media) features personal stories from experts in the field, including a large-animal surgeon, a professional dog trainer, an animal behaviorist, and the former president and CEO of the American Society […]

by DogTime
March 31st, 2011

Dog Reveals All in New Memoir…Interview with Bo Hoefinger

Hoefinger is the canine author of this season’s smash hit, Bad to the Bone: memoir of a rebel doggie blogger. The book is a Dogtime 2009 holiday gift pick.Most dogs spend their days digging up flower patches and chewing on shoes. What inspired you to write a book?I used to chew too, but when my […]

by DogTime
March 31st, 2011

Maybelle

The morning of January 20, 2010, rain pummeled the entire Bay Area. The commute to work proved little more than a drippy, sloppy race for shelter. I was standing in the lobby of our office building, shaking out my umbrella, when Paul stepped off the elevator. “One of my dogs got loose,” he said matter-of-factly. […]

by DogTime
January 27th, 2010
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