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12 Days of CBV: Self-Care Day at Jameson Loves Danger

My Chihuahua Terrier is still at it with his cheerful holiday demands. Looks like today's wish is for a shopping day at his favorite dog food and supply shop in Andersonville.


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12 Days of CBV: One Million Treats from Ava’s Pet Palace

Today, we’re sharing Chauncey’s sixth deepest desire for this year’s holiday season. He’d like to be showered with treats from Ava's Pet Palace. And he'd like you, our dear reader, to consider bringing some of these home for your own dog because all dogs should try these.


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12 Days of CBV: Photos With Santa

The other day I sat down to get some work done for Rover-Time and found a poorly spelled list on the screen. Chauncey, my dog, pulled out his administrative skills once again to share his most sincere holiday wishes. He hasn’t done this since 2013, so I’m entertaining the idea and bringing back his Twelve Days of Christmas contribution to our blog.

Over the next couple of weeks leading up to the winter holiday, we’ll share his twelve must haves. Enjoy.


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Does Having a Kid Make You Love Your Dog Less?

Does having a kid make you love your dog less? The short answer: no.


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Should Your Dog Be Allowed to Say No?

Should your dog be allowed to say no? In a word: yes.


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What’s a Walk For?

Is there any activity more closely associated with dog ownership, especially urban dog ownership, than walkies? If new dog owners go in knowing nothing else, they have already had it hammered into them that they must walk their dog religiously.

This might seem like a funny thing to question in a blog for a dog-walking company, but: why?


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12 DAYS OF CBV: Support CRISP’s Holiday Wreath Fundraiser

The other day I sat down to get some work done for Rover-Time and found a poorly spelled list on the screen. Chauncey, my dog, pulled out his administrative skills once again to share his most sincere holiday wishes. He hasn’t done this since 2013, so I’m entertaining the idea and bringing back his Twelve Days of Christmas contribution to our blog.

Over the next couple of weeks leading up to the winter holiday, we’ll share his twelve must haves. Enjoy.


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12 Days of CBV: Custom Portrait by Eliza Rosen

CBV, Chicago's best Chihuahua Terrier, makes his eighth big holiday ask. He wants to be painted like one of your French girls.


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12 Days of CBV: Hat

Chauncey Billups Vanderhoff, Rover-Time's resident Chihuahua Terrier continues with his 12 big hopes and dreams for Christmas 2017. Today he's a man of mystery because he's apparently asking for a hat and he hates hats.


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12 Days of CBV: Day To Myself

My Chihuahua Terrier is still at it with his cheerful holiday demands. So far I've been impressed with his thoughtful asks: just a simple photo with Santa and a donation to a rescue. Looks like today is just some simple peace and quiet.


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12 Days of CBV: A Donation To One Tail At A Time

Today, we’re sharing Chauncey’s eleventh deepest desire for this year’s holiday season. He’d like you, our kind blog reader, to consider supporting my #GivingTuesday campaign for One Tail at a Time.


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Operations Director By Day, Marathon Mutt By Night.

Becky's celebrating 26.2 years life by running 26.2 miles with the Chicago Marathon and she's fundraising for One Tail at a Time!


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