A Philosopher Canine in “The Means”

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (10-03-2022) #799A: Amy Fusselman’s deeply funny novel, “The Means,” is a social satire that Tracie likens to “Bonfire of the Vanities,” with the addition of a talking philosophical dog who lampoons the striving and material aspirations of his mistress, who can only afford to have a beach house with a […]

Red Rover Aids During Natural Disasters

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (05-26-2018) #572: Featuring Laura Moss, Dr. Gal Vatash, and Nicole Forsyth. Cat enthusiast Laura Moss has fantastic ideas about all the things you can do inside and outside your home to enrich your kitty cat’s life in her book ADVENTURE CATS: LIVING NINE LIVES TO THE FULLEST; Dr. Gal Vatash […]

Beautiful Poems About Dogs

Dog Talk (and Kitties Too!) (01-30-2016) #458: Poet Kim Dower reads some of her beautiful poems about dogs, including “Why People Really Have Dogs” (http://kimdowerpoet.com/poems-slice/dogs.htm) from her Red Hen Press collection “Slice of Moon” (http://kimdowerpoet.com/poems-slice_of_moon.htm) as well as from “Air Kissing on Mars” (http://kimdowerpoet.com/poems-air_kissing_on_mars.htm); Jamie Berger, from the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons, talks […]