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 […]

Dear Diary: Squirrel Nursery

Dear Diary, The squirrels are keeping a Squirrel Nursery on My Deck. There are three baby squirrels eating the bird food. My job is to chase them away. I am Very Busy in my job. I watch out the window and I watch out of the dog door. When I Run Out and Bark, they […]

Bless to Me This Party

Bless this party, full of fun. And bless to me these friends. Bless this beautiful Spring day, And bless to me the sounds of laughter, of bird songs. Bless these snacks of cookies and lemonade, And bless to me the bags of dog treats. Bless these people gathering in celebration. And bless to me their […]