Death and Dogs

Death is a part of life. As cliché as the cliché is, it’s true. Since neither energy nor matter can be destroyed, reincarnation makes the most sense to me to explain what happens when we ...

A Bulldog Named Fireball

When I finally caught up Bamboo, he was drinking beer with an alcoholic bulldog named Fireball in a ramshackle joint just outside of Sonoma, California, drinking the heart right out of a fine morning. Not ...

Bamboo, the cure

Oh, Bam, the cure for any Monday feelings He don’t care what day of the week it is or what the clock says – he just knows it’s walk time! (with a side of bear ...

Bamboo, know his name

My boy Bamboo has long been the face of the Critter Chronicler but has remained a mystery so far. No longer! He’ll answer to Bam or Boo, Bamboo if he’s being naughty, Booby for silly ...