Taking a Break… We’ll Be Back Soon


Hey everyone, since school started a couple of weeks ago Riley & I have decided to take a short break in our blogging. But don’t worry, we will be back soon with some awesome articles surrounding nutrition and the care of our Shih Tzu’s. We plan to be back on September 6, resuming with our [...]

Super Shih Tzu Saturday: Athena

Super Shih Tzu Saturday - Athena

Athena, Super Shih Tzu Saturday Shih Tzu of the Week Today’s Super Shih Tzu Saturday Shih Tzu of the week is Athena! Athena hails from our neighbors to the north,  Canada! Athena is our first International Super Shih Tzu of the Week!  Name Athena Nicknames  Dad calls me “Fuzzbutt” and Mom calls me “Boo”.  Age [...]

The Joy of JoeJo: Faces of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

My life has been touched by Canine Cognitive Dysfunction, and my heart has been broken as a result from this disease. So what is Canine Cognitive Dysfunction? Well according to PetMD: Canine Cognitive Dysfunction is a newly recognized disease, somewhat similar to Alzheimer’s disease in people. In dogs with cognitive dysfunction syndrome, the brain undergoes [...]

The Joy of JoeJo: A Senior Shih Tzu is Love

Senior Shih Tzu Love

Its #AgingPetsAppreciation month and as a tribute to my late senior Shih Tzu Mr. JoeJo, I have finally the strength (or at least I am telling myself so) to begin writing about him 13 months after his passing. It had never occurred to me to rescue a senior dog. Especially since the month before a [...]

Wordless Wednesday: A Senior Shih Tzu is Love

Senior Shih Tzu

  Happy Wordless Wednesday. It’s Aging Pets Appreciation Month, and in memory of JoeJo I have written a 4 part series of rescuing a senior shih tzu and the development of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction. Please join me starting tomorrow for this wonderful series, A Senior is Love. In the meantime I wanted to share my [...]

Tasty Tuesday: Whole Life Cheddar Cheese Curds

Whole Life Cheddar Cheese Curds

The giveaway has ended and we have a winner! Congratulations! Tiffany’s Diamond Dogs (aka Cattle Aussies). I have a love for cheese curds, and now my Tzus can also experience the wonderful deliciousness of Whole Life Cheddar Cheese Curds! I came across Whole Life a couple of weeks ago when I attended SuperZoo in Las [...]

Monday Mischief: Shih Tzus on the Beach

Featured Shih Tzus on the Beach

One of the greatest things about living in California is the ability to go to a great beach, which means Shih Tzus on the Beach! Mind you, normally for us it consists of at least a 2 1/2 hour road trip each way, but still relatively close enough for an easy day trip. The plan [...]