When Dog Collars Speak

Who would think that dog collars have anything to say? Some do. It all started with the Swiss, centuries ago…and the significance is as relevant today as it was then. So long ago (and even somewhat today), Swiss families prospered according to the health of their farms and particularly, their cow herds. Any help they […]

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 […]

Fetch Joy! Retrieve the Memory.

It was just a year ago that Zelda’s Song took to the market place with a dream and some well-made products.  Actually, more dream than product. It wasn’t a typical entrepreneur’s dream of fame and fortune – of “exit strategies” and plentiful venture funding.  No, it was a dream based on the wisdom of the […]

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 […]