Savvy 4th of July, 2020:  Fireworks and Dogs

Savvy 4th of July, 2020: Fireworks and Dogs

Why Fireworks Scare Some Dogs but Not Others was written by Courtney Sexton for Smithsonian Magazine, 26 June 2020. Canine scientists investigate why loud sounds cause some dogs to lose their cool and offer insight on effective treatment While the sight of a sparkler...
Savvy Pets, 6/19/20:  T1Ds sheltering in with our pets!

Savvy Pets, 6/19/20: T1Ds sheltering in with our pets!

We all, in the T1D community have been seriously impacted by the current Covid pandemic … and so many of us are sheltering in our homes.  Seems that one of the very best ways we are coping with the new world order is by the joy and love we get from our...
Savvy Pets, 6/5/20:  Awwwww … Precious ZOE!

Savvy Pets, 6/5/20: Awwwww … Precious ZOE!

I have a soft spot for Cavalier King Charles Spaniels … I regularly babysit for a little one named Sadie … and whenever she sees me, she howls and squeals with intense passion.  And one time, I even babysat 2 Cavs, named Sadie and Poppy … double...