Jack’s Book of Blessings

Get a copy from Amazon: Jack’s Book of Blessings: Celtic Poems by a Scottie Dog Jack the Scottie tells you about his day with poems for every activity from breakfast to going to sleep. Jack’s Celtic-style blessings lead us through each moment of the day: the walk, the leash, the treats, the lap, the dog […]

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The ThunderShirt

Dear Diary, I have been Very Nervous this week. Today The Plumber came and I could Not Stop Barking. Mom made me wear my ThunderShirt. I felt so calm that I could hardly move. Mom was wondering if there is a ThunderShirt for Hoomans like her. Until next time. Love, Arya

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Dear Diary. JJ and I Went to Camp!

  Dear Diary, We went to Camp Tracy for a vacation!! This was JJ’s first time at Camp. I have been going ever since I was a tiny puppy. Mom and Mama sent JJ’s bed so he wouldn’t feel homesick. Biggie and Shooey came to camp and we got to play with them. JJ and […]

Dear Diary. JJ and I Like to Play.

Dear Diary, JJ and I like to play. We like to play outside and inside. We like to play in the morning and in the evening. We like to play at night. JJ follows me everywhere. Even into the wild backyard. JJ likes to bark. But it hurts my ears. I have to bark, too, […]

Dear Diary. JJ Is Not Leaving.

Dear Diary, JJ is not leaving. Here is how I know: 1. Mom and Mama said We Are a Family. 2. Mom took a picture of us on the Top Step. But I am still the Top Dog. JJ has to sleep in The Crate. I get to sleep in The Bed. JJ likes to […]

Dear Diary. JJ Is Here

Dear Diary, Mom and Mama came to Camp Tracy to pick me up. They were holding a puppy named JJ. (I think I licked his toy!) When it was time to go home, JJ CAME IN THE CAR, TOO!! He is going to live with us, I think. At least, so far, he is still […]

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Arya’s Missing Diary Pages

Dear Reader … We share with you the missing pages from Arya’s diary. October 13, 2019 Dear Diary, There was a package in the mail that made Mom and Mama cry. I did not cry because there were TREATS in the package. The TREATS were wonderful! Mom wrote about it in her diary. Love, Arya […]

The Birthday

Dear Jack, A year ago today we celebrated your 8th birthday, but you were not feeling well. A year ago tomorrow, you crossed the Rainbow Bridge and our hearts were broken. We still miss you … the click-click-click of your feet on the floor. Your giant bark that let us know we were not keeping […]

A Package Arrives – From Jack

A year ago this time, Jack wasn’t feeling well, but we didn’t know why. It was on October 22 that he crossed the Rainbow Bridge. We still miss him, but we are planning for a puppy in the next few months or so. We are grateful for the sweetness and kindness of friends, far and […]

The Creation of the Scottie Periodic Table

Scotties in History In 2019, hoomans observe the 150th anniversary of the creation of the periodic table, attributed in large part to Dmitri Mendeleev. Less known is the creation of the Scottie Periodic Table of Essential Elements, attributed in large part to two unknown Scottish Terrier scientists. Be sure to sign up to follow Jack’s […]