Monthly Archives: February 2011

Puppy Luv

Wishing you a Happy Valentine’s Day! Luv, Toki

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Look who I found in Zenbunni! A little, shaggy black puppy lying on his own shaggy sheepskin rug. He was just a little guy, recently adopted (yeah!) and he reminded me a little bit of Toki’s friend Dobby. Zenbunni, if … Continue reading

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Adoptable Shepherd I found on

A friend of mine read the story in The Daily Toki of Bodhi the blue heeler and the family that adopted him.  He had recently attempted to adopt a heeler of his own, but the adoption feel through, as sometimes happens, … Continue reading

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I was walking down the Santa Monica Promenade yesterday afternoon, when I spotted a crowd of people wildly snapping photos, pointing, and smiling.  In Los Angeles, where most people treat movie stars with feigned indifference, I thought, “this person must … Continue reading

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PeeWee Puppy

Last week, we went to the dog park and happened upon a gathering of extremely giant dogs.  By coincidence, there happened to be a Great Dane, a Mastiff, a Great Dane-Rhodesian Ridgeback mix, and Dogue de Bordeaux (think the movie … Continue reading

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Don’t forget to watch Puppy Bowl VII!

My title Toki is looking forward to tomorrow . . . the action, the excitement, the spectacular tackles, the snacks and of course, the half time shows. It’s Puppy Bowl Sunday!

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DIY: Stylish Dog Bed!

Toki destroyed her old dog bed while we were in Antarctica.  I think she just needed to vent. So we looked into some replacement options, and just couldn’t settle on a brand.  Inspired by Toki’s DIY Cookie Jar gift, and … Continue reading

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Hey, where are the presents?

A reader brought this article to my attention: Pet owners fete dogs with lavish birthday parties.  It described one party where Lexi, the Daschund, “munched on dog-friendly cakes made of peanut butter, yogurt and carob, sipped Prosecco and nibbled on miniature … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Dear Toki

Happy First Birthday Santoki! XOXO Christine and Josh

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