Archive | January, 2013

Watch Herbie at the Westminster Dog Show

Grand Champion Ken-Bear’s Herbie the Love Bug will be competing for Best in Breed at Pier 94, Ring 6 at 1:30 P.M. on Monday, February 11. You can watch our Old English Sheepdog live on your computer at www.westminsterkennelclub.org  Herbie will be in a group of Old English sheepdogs who look similar. Look for number 19 […]

Celebrity dogs can be as quirky as our own pets

by Brad Flory/ Jackson Citizen Patriot/ January 24, 2013 JACKSON, MI – One of the greatest national champions living in Jackson County still enjoys the simple pleasures of a normal life. For example, he once ate a sponge. He is Herbie, the nation’s seventh-ranked Old English sheepdog, who next month will make his debut in […]

Panty Fire

My good friend Cathy Drummands told me this story. Dad’s trained hunting dog was his reward for working six hours each night at a local garage after eleven hour shifts at Ford. “Don’t play with Elvis,” he warned us as he pounded the last nail in the dog’s new house. That dog lured us inside […]