Month: September 2011

Has anyone seen….

…these amazing ads posted around the city by the Oregon Humane Society??? GENIUS. Simply genius. Charlie brought them to my attention and I can’t get enough. The human race really would be healthy and happier if the terrible plight of petlessness was cured. You can see all the print ads┬áhere. Have fun. They are awesome! […]

Dogs on the Run

Last night, while sitting on our front porch, two dogs wandered excitedly and aimlessly down our street. It didn’t take us long to figure out they were friendly, family dogs who had escaped from a yard and were just out for a joy-walk. They spotted us outside and immediately ran up the steps to say […]

Lucy: Rescue Dog of the Week

Walking Peri every day, I’ve already gotten a feel for the dogs and the people in this town. I’ve seen that Portland is full of awesome, sweet, happy dogs & also amazing people who care for them. Almost every time I’m out, I meet someone who has been a savior to their mutt & enjoyed […]

Ruff Mutts Co-op is in PDX!

It is with great pleasure that I’m able to say that my furry (and not so furry) family and I now call Portland, OR home! The four of us arrived Thursday, September 1st from Southern California and we couldn’t have stumbled in at a better time; we’ve had an amazing week of warm weather to […]

Lil’ Orphan Hammies

Earlier this year, Charlie and I enjoyed an amazing getaway in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. We fell in love with the place as we hiked through forests, watched majestic waterfalls, watched foals play in the fields at a mini horse ranch, and enjoyed delicious wine from vineyards all over the central coast. We also […]