Category Archives: Pet Parent Tributes

Jamie pays tribute to crossover dog Risa

Since Jamie is a great clicker trainer, I’m not surprised that her timing is impeccable.  Returning home from the family reunion to find that dogster had honored Monte as their first “Dog of the Month,” I also received a new … Continue reading

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Ode to Jellybean (Patrick Danforth)

Patrick Danforth is a modern dog trainer and co-founder of The Foster Dog Chronicles. Here is his memorial to his beautiful crossover dog, Jellybean. R.I.P. Jellybean (1994-2007). After 14 years of life my wonderful and much loved dog Jellybean has … Continue reading

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What is “Ode to Boy”?

On 26 June 2010, I had to say goodbye to one of the best friends I ever had, a rescued Saint Bernard named Monte.  Monte was a young dog, a week shy of his sixth birthday.  Unfortunately, he had a … Continue reading

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