Category: Dogs are magical

More Scarlet Tales (and #FitReaders)

Posted January 10, 2017 by Amanda Shofner in Dogs are magical
More Scarlet Tales (and #FitReaders)

By now, it’s no secret: I’m rather fond of Scarlet, my dog. What you may not know (unless maybe you follow my occasional Instagram stories or Scarlet’s account) is that we frequently go on walks. But Mom, I want to sniff THIS TREE. We’re out every day as long as the weather permits. We can tackle just […]

Scarlet Tales (yeah, I went there)

Posted October 18, 2016 by Amanda Shofner in Dogs are magical
Scarlet Tales (yeah, I went there)

Fun fact: Scarlet’s tail has changed color since we’ve gotten her. Different colored hairs appeared, making her tail seem darker. It’s adorable. And I’m not biased. Also, she’s great at napping. Owning a dog is a humanizing experience. Sometimes taking care of myself is enough of a job. But to be responsible for a living creature, […]

We adopted a dog six months ago. This is our story.

Posted September 12, 2016 by Amanda Shofner in Dogs are magical
We adopted a dog six months ago. This is our story.

We’re six months into owning being owned by a dog. And although my Instagram became overrun with dog pictures and I eventually gave Scarlet her own Instagram account, I haven’t yet told her story. Or what I know of her story. Give me that, human. I want it. #dogstagram #dogsofinstagram #adogslife #dogdays #rescueismyfavoritebreed #rescuedogsofinstagram #adoptdontshop #rescuedog A […]