You looked at me with eyes full of joy, hoping that I would take you home and give you a new life full of opportunity and puppy treats. Oh how I wish that I could have.
Today’s the day that I come home, and not have you waiting for me.
Trying to flirt with a cute stranger at the park or walking home only to realize you’re holding a literal bag of shit in your hand.
Trusting this airline and their “PetSafe” program turned out to be a fatal mistake.
I sent them a big Puppy Package, welcoming Rai into the home. There were treats, toys, bones, and an instruction manual that I had created myself. My instruction manual did not include a chapter on what to do when she dies.
“These two love each other more than any bonded pair the shelter has ever seen. They cry when they leave each other’s side.”
Craigslist is hell.
I dress them up and take pictures. (One of their costumes is even a baby onesie I had modified for a cat.)
Growing up, I always wanted a pet — but my parents would never give in and get me one. Apparently Nikki Frost’s daughter Marley really, really wanted a kitten.
You cannot have a pet without commitment, especially if you have dogs.