Kevin the Greyhound

We Did It!

Honestly, I never thought this day would come. But it has. The St Louis Blues are Stanley Cup Champs! I saw my share of games at the Arena/Checkerdome, so I've been a Blues fan for a long time. It seemed as if the Blues were snake-bitten. The ultimate title was just out of their reach. It was,...
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What We Should All Do Today

Kevin the Greyhound has the right idea. We should all learn from it. Take some time to be outside today with clothing optional. Today's weather in the STL doesn't get much better!
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Your Dog's Personality Becomes More Like You

A new study from Michigan State University found that dogs' personalities change over time, and in a lot of cases, they actually take on some of the big personality traits of their owners. The researchers found that people who are outgoing (like me) had dogs that were more active and excitable (...
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See the Prank?

One of my SOHA neighbors got the April Fools Day treatment in the form of a BIG bucket tied to their bumper. Kevin and I had nothing to do with it.
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Your Dog Changes Over Time, and Becomes More Like You

A new study from Michigan State University found that dogs' personalities change over time, and in many cases, they actually take on the big personality traits of their owners. According to Daily Mail, the researchers were surprised by the results, who said, "We expected the dogs' personalities to...
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Kevin Is Ready For Spring

Kevin the Greyhound likes to keep his nose warm, but today he has taken it to a new level. If you're going to the Soulard Mardi Gras Parade Saturday, dress warmly. The temp will be in the 30s when the parade starts at 11am.
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Pet Trivia

In honor of National Love Your Pet Day, here's some true or false pet trivia with answers at the bottom. 1. More than half of households in America have at least one pet. 2. There are more dog owners than cat owners. 3. There are more pet fish in the U.S. than any other type of pet. 4. The average...
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Airedale Antics

Do I like to spoil Kevin the Greyhound? Yes, I do. I prefer to think of it as treating him well. So, I get all of his dog food, treats and supplies at Airedale Antics in downtown Maplewood. Like they say on their website, "Airedale Antics is proud to be your healthy pet paradise since 2002." We...
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One In Five People Admit They're Not a Good Kisser

According to a survey in National Today, 22% of respondents said they're an AMAZING kisser, 28% said "great"... and 32% said "good". But 16% said they're just "okay" at it, and 2% admitted to being a "horrible" kisser. The survey revealed the #1 thing that can ruin a kiss is bad breath, followed by...
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When I Say "Cookie"...

It works every time. When I say the word "cookie" in the presence of Kevin the Greyhound, he does a head tilt. It's as if he's saying, "Cookie? Yes, please!" He's the best dog ever. Really. Kevin is smart, sweet, and great with kids. And even though he's a former racer, a couple of walks a day is...
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