Happy Birthday to George Washington

Happy Birthday to George Washington (born Feb. 22, 1732), 1st President of the United States. To celebrate, Paws 4 Abigail has selected the following Dog Quote, about an event in the Revolutionary War. This event is retold in Psychology Today by Stanley Coren, Ph.D.: “Washington’s affection for dogs is vividly illustrated in an incident that … Read moreHappy Birthday to George Washington

Happy Birthday to First Lady Michelle Obama

Happy Birthday to First Lady Michelle Obama (born Jan. 17, 1964). To celebrate, Paws 4 Abigail has selected a quote from Mrs. Obama for our daily Dog Quote.  Here, she is discussing her “Let’s Move” health campaign. “We’ve got to worry about every member of our family… Dogs are no different… Get them out there … Read moreHappy Birthday to First Lady Michelle Obama

Tribute to ‘Blue Dog’ Artist George Rodrigue

Let’s take a moment today to remember American artist George Rodrigue, who passed away on Saturday, Dec. 14. Rodrigue is famous for the Blue Dog, a decades-long series of paintings featuring a haunting blue dog in hundreds of different settings. The Blue Dog Paintings were based on the memory of Rodrigue’s family dog, Tiffany, and on … Read moreTribute to ‘Blue Dog’ Artist George Rodrigue