Halo Gave “10,000 Bowls” to Our Shelters — How Much Food is That, Anyway?

Halo calls itself “America’s Best-Loved Holistic Pet Food” and I can assure you that is doubly true in the cities and towns where the Dog Film Festival traveled this past year! In those destinations, Halo gave 10,000 bowls of pet food to the shelter that was our partner and beneficiary in that location, through Halo’s […]

Bottle Feeding “Internet Sensation” Penelope the Goat

Dog Talk (and Kitties Too!) (07-16-2016) #481: Bronwen Dickey discusses the story of the pit bull type dog in America’s history in her all-inclusive book, PIT BULL: THE BATTLE OVER AN AMERICAN ICON; Joanna Dichton is the farm manager of Lollypop Farm in Rochester (which is the shelter partner of the Dog Film Festival, premiering […]

Young Readers Edition of Inside of a Dog

Dog Talk (and Kitties Too) (04-23-2016) #469: Alexandra Horowitz is back with a young reader’s edition of her hugely successful book INSIDE OF A DOG, and the idea that “We treat kids and dogs as unsatisfactory adults rather than meeting them where they stand — closer to the ground!”; Alice Calabrese is the CEO of […]

Penelope the Goat Has Won My Heart

I am really a dog and cat person, right? I wrote The Dog Bible: Everything Your Dog Wants You to Know, and The Cat Bible: Everything Your Cat Expects You to Know. And while I had two pet sheep as a child (Eloise and Baa-Baa, who had a black face), I never had any plans […]