Jun 202015
 
Stevie Ray; Spinal Injury and the Value of Great Veterinary Care

Yesterday was what I would call a terrifying day for someone such as myself who loves their dogs, in this case Stevie Ray, as much as they love any person in their life. And this does not mean that I think of my dogs like they are people. Just to be clear; I know they are not people nor children and when I call them my kids, I am not confused by what and who they are. They are dogs and that [More…]

Mar 232012
 
Big Hugs and Positive Karma for Muay: Fight on Great Soldier

I hate writing about life and death of dogs, but once again this subject is occupying all my thoughts as my friends John & Lisa struggle with the recent diagnosis of inoperable liver cancer in their beautiful Pit Bull rescue, Muay Tai. This is basically the same kind of cancer that likely killed my first dog Jagger. Getting this news this morning is especially hard as it is 1 year to the moment that my oldest dog, Dog Dylan, lay on my [More…]

Dec 272011
 
For the Love & Death of our Dogs

Since the death of my friend SallySue’s dog Bentley (affectionately known as “Mr. B”) from Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (IMHA) and my Dog Dylan’s subsequent attack of Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA; a specific form of IMHA), I have been unable to write much about anything, so I thought that maybe writing about Mr. B. and his struggle for life and SallySue’s struggle for love and some of the choices we all go through, might help me understand why. There is no doubt [More…]

Oct 102011
 
Please Ensure Public Safety with Responsible Dog Ownership - BSL Does Not Work!

Public safety is protected when all dog bites and all vicious dog attacks are reduced and hopefully stopped! Please fight for Responsible Dog Ownership! Please fight for dog owners to be accountable for the behavior of their dogs! Please fight for education about dogs! Please fight for knowledge for yourself about your dogs! Please fight for our safety! Please fight for the safety of our children! Please fight for the safety of our dogs! Please fight for fairness! Please fight against prejudice! [More…]

Aug 142011
 
Getting through Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia: From My Heart for My AIHA/IMHA Friends and for All Dogs!

Today I have made some new friends once again. Great dog lovers for sure. Unfortunately, once again these new friends are from our common bond of fighting for the lives of our beloved dogs. It is our love of our dogs that bonds us. Our need to fight and help our dogs and the dogs of others like ours is strong. You cannot know what fighting this disease is like until you have seen it strike the energy and life from your [More…]

Jul 242011
 
Bullseye Dog Lover's Hall of Fame

So another addition to the Bullseye View is the Bullseye Dog Lover’s Hall of Fame. First class of inductees are: Amy Kuether, Anna Lupacchino, Dr. Jean Dodds. These are the ones I know for sure how they feel and how far they will go for their dog and anyone’s dog. Since March 19 2011, this is what my life has been about. I know there are many more of you. Some of you I may already know and I may know some [More…]