Oh my dog!!! (updated)

Maggie Marton and family

Oh My Dog! is a site for all things dog. What, specifically, will you find in these pages? A range of dog-related topics including: stories about my pups, book and magazine reviews, diy pup projects, recipes, training tips, links to tons of online inspiration, and more! Continue reading

happy halloween…

Jenks Halloween 2010

Happy Halloween!! Continue reading

introducing Toby Pup…


I want to introduce everyone to a friend of mine and Jenks’ from BlogPaws……Toby (and Michelle). Their blog “My Tail Hurts from Wagging So Much” is always a great read. They discuss everything from participating in Blog the Change to … Continue reading

a baby girl, siezures and CDKL5….


A good friend of mine’s infant granddaughter was diagnosed recently with CDKL5, a rare genetic neurologic disorder that affects infants and small children around the world.  There is no cure. The International Foundation for CDKL5 Research (IFCR) is the only … Continue reading

just 2 weeks ago….and doing great!

Mom on East Vail bike path

Just a quick update on my mom. It was two weeks ago Tuesday that she had major cervical surgery with Dr. Gill, and she is doing amazing! She is up and moving around, with the neck brace on, with minimal … Continue reading

40 dogs….

I am the Change

So, for blog the change, and in honor of a milestone birthday, I am pledging to make a small change this year.  I am going to profile 40 dogs during my 40th year and follow them from the shelter to … Continue reading

25 things about me….

me at Havasu in the Grand Canyon

I am an only child. I grew up in the 1970′s and 1980′s on a dead end street in a small town in Upstate New York. I went skiing every weekend in the Catskills (Bellarye and Ski Windham). I went … Continue reading

Blog the Change….

I am the Change

October 15th is the next date for Blog the Change, a challenge from Be the Change for Animals, and I am so excited to be a part of this great event.  I was lucky enough to attend BlogPaws last month … Continue reading

October is Adopt-A-Dog Month…


Give a dog a second chance, adopt a shelter dog during the American Humane Society’s Adopt-A-Dog Month. Throughout October the Humane Society is raising awareness of the great dogs available in shelters today, and you can help by adopting a dog. Or if you aren’t looking to add a furry friend to your family, consider helping to spread the word or volunteering at your local shelter or rescue group. Check out the American Humane Society’s website or Petfinder.com for more suggestions on getting started. Continue reading

This week’s picture…


Just a picture of Jenks