Basenjis

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Saying Good-Bye to a Dear Friend

The time had come. My husband, Steve, and I sat curled with Wallace, our Basenji, on the exam room floor at the vet’s office. Wallace had walked with us as a faithful companion for almost sixteen years. We’d waited. Oh, we’d waited, perhaps for almost too long, as his decline, once slow and steady, accelerated ...continue reading

There's a Reason Why They're So Cute

Blogger’s Note:  I know I haven’t posted in a bit.  I have good reason, and the story is below. Steve and I had one last stop to make on our epic-1,900+ mile trip we called a vacation.  As you may know if you’ve been following my blog posts or subscribe to my newsletter, we lost ...continue reading

Aspen and the Great Morning Caper

Today, I want to cede the floor to Aspen, our red and white basenji, otherwise known as Sweet Thang, as she describes yesterday morning’s misadventures from her point of view. 0230 hours:  Mom awakens and rises to take some aspirin because she’s not feeling well.  I, who have been sleeping on top of the covers, ...continue reading