10 Signs It’s Time to Get a Puppy

2014 is a year of change. Zelda, my beloved Bernese Mountain Dog, has been gone four years.  I have lived vicariously through all the wonderful dog photos sent to be made into Zelda’s Song dog themed photo jewelry – and through all the wonderful stories that members of the Zelda’s Song Pack have shared with […]

A Fur-Ever Love Story

It wasn’t the usual doggie greeting, as far as I can recall. Their noses passed closely for a quick, mutual whiff – but it was the way their eyes lit up that I remember. Recognition of one kindred spirit by another illuminated their faces and happened in a second, but it would last their lifetimes.  […]

Great Hearts and Good Art!

Loveland, Colorado was just the setting for the 2013 Bernese Mountain Dog Club of America (BMDCA) Specialty.  Pristine, snow covered peaks of the Rockies – reminiscent of the Swiss Alps – served as the backdrop for the convergence of Berners from all parts of the U.S. Last year, I journeyed to the Specialty in Gettysburg […]

The Multi-Packing Alpha Female

I get a lot of smiles and the occasional quick chuckle when I say it. I am the Alpha Female of Zelda’s Song.  That’s my title. But I mean it….as in the dog world.  The top female leader, the one who takes on the responsibility for the direction, well-being and protection of the pack.  Even […]