A Dog & His Dock: A love affair

We put a new dock in this August, and Linc, the ball hound has claimed it as his most favourite place!

Nothing like jumping off the dock after a ball!

Loving this dock mom!

“From a tired, broken-hearted vet.” The sad reality of what our pets do in their final moments.

by Clare Stephens (via msn.com)

a dog looking at the camera: "I have never had pets worry during their final moments." Image via Getty.
© Getty “I have never had pets worry during their final moments.” Image via Getty.

There are few thoughts as sickening as imagining your pet in a scenario where they’re vulnerable, scared and alone.

We’d like to think our pets know they’re loved always, and know we’ll do whatever is necessary to protect them and make them feel safe.

But according to a post that recently went viral, there’s one moment in particular where humans fail.

Read this heart-wrenching yet poignant article here AND hug your dog, cat, bird, or other pet tight and promise them you’ll never abandon them in their final moments.

Dog Steals GoPro to Create the Best Chase Scene Ever — TIME

A very good dog named Bonnie has become an Internet sensation after her owner posted a video to Reddit of her running with a frisbee that has a GoPro attached to it. In the clip, Bonnie creates the best chase scene ever, showing off not only her skills at running with a frisbee in her…

via Dog Steals GoPro to Create the Best Chase Scene Ever — TIME

Macau’s Abandoned Greyhounds See New Hope After Closure of Dog Racing Track — TIME

A glimmer of hope for animal welfare appeared Friday in Macau, China’s semiautonomous gambling enclave, where more than 500 greyhounds await a better life in small concrete kennels following the closure of Asia’s only legal dog racing track. After a week of public outcry over their abandonment, an agreement to ensure their wellbeing has been…

via Macau’s Abandoned Greyhounds See New Hope After Closure of Dog Racing Track — TIME

The ball is here somewhere…

Linc loves his tennis balls.  Sometimes though, he thinks mom should retrieve said balls…  Staring at mom, then staring into the woods is his way of asking for assistance.