Archive for the ‘mystery dog lovers’ Category

The Best Fictional Animal Characters of All Time

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

lassie Some of our most beloved fictional characters are animals. Many a great film or book has an animal taking center stage, just ready to steal the hearts of the audience. Think back to your favorite childhood movies and you will probably think of Bambi and Old Yeller, Puss in Boots or Donkey, Dumbo or Tom and Jerry.

Whether it is crime fighting, child rescuing, or mystery solving, these fictional animals are making friends and defeating the bad guys wherever they go, and, in the process, touching our hearts so much that sometimes we care more about their outcome than that of their human companions.

In honor of all animal characters, Spunky, the beloved protagonist of the Spunky Murder Mystery Series, and I celebrate ten of the best, with a special focus on those ones that kick some serious bad-guy butt! (more…)

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Calcium Sources for Dogs + Why Dogs Need Calcium

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

puppy running As we age, we learn about a number of medical conditions that occur because of the aging process. Perhaps the one that receives the most publicity is osteoporosis, the chronic and painful disease that afflicts our bones and joints. The same degeneration of bones and joints occurs during the canine aging process and, as with humans, dogs can slow or eliminate the degeneration by supplementing their diets with healthy amounts of calcium. (more…)

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Strange Cat Behavior: Do Your Cats Like to Be Bopped?

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

tabby cat I live with a whole passel of cats. Since I am a terrier mutt, and not a cat, I had to learn a thing or two about these felines. I came to accept that they see the world differently than a dog, and, of course, they are convinced they’re the superior species. I am kind and let them keep their illusions. What I do know is that cats make great buddies and have very special talents, which have proved invaluable to me on many occasion.

After living with this many cats for so many years, I now consider myself somewhat of an expert. There are two, Bobby and Sweetie, who do not fit the usual mold. They enjoy (more…)

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Cat Lovers – Mystery Lovers – Dog Lovers

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Do you think we should start giving people clues to what our next adventure is about? Fearless says “No” -we need to protect our secrets. But Bobby is is busting to blurt out a few tidbits. But Spunky says, we should let our readers decide. So tell us what you think. If you have not yet met all of us, click on the title of this blog and it will take you to meet us.

That would be the cat’s meow!

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Attention – Mystery Dog Lovers (cat lovers too, of course)

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Our next adventure is currently under the watchful eye of the proofreader.  The felines and I don’t want you distracted by foolish human mistakes. We wanted you to know that this new mystery gave a bunch of noses a work out. Can’t wait for all of you to meet “An Army of Noses!”  While you wait, why not read our first two adventures – The Nose Knows and The Nose Sees All. We’d love to hear about some of your critter’s  “nose” adventures, so share a few “tails” with us.

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