Quinn and the Food Crisis: Groupon saves the…

So this happened today.. Quinn's being annoying. But hey, what's new? That's him right there, sulking under the dining table after rejecting the food that I prepared for him. It all started when I steamed…

Quinn: The Ultimate Money Waster

Dear Readers, In the event that you decide to behave like myself, and adopt a dog like Quinn (full name: Harlequin Valentine), I have a piece of solid advice for you. Or rather, a few…

Quinn’s new treats: Exam-edition

My apologies for the sporadic post, but I've been having my exams lately, and achieving a degree really ain't a piece of cake, let me tell you that. I've been buried under so much work,…

Quinn and the home invasion

I've always envied those dog owners who'd take their morning and evening strolls with their pet dogs strutting gailily beside them, leashless, trotting along the pebbled pavement without a care in the world. See, I could…

Ear Infection In Dogs

So I was bathing Quinn on one glorious hot afternoon, when (apparently) a little water managed to make its way into his ear. BOOM. Ear infection. Gosh, for creatures who have supposedly been descended from mighty and…

The Scolding: Quinn the bad boy

Now, I don't use this term very lightly. Pet scientists have testified to the 'bad boy' word as the ultimate negative reinforcement, and as much as we believe that dogs aren't able to understand us,…

Quinn’s Mood Swings: This dog will be the…

So if you've been following the thread on Quinn's love life recently, then you would probably know of his relationship with his Germany-born Golden Retriever girlfriend having been torn apart due to long-distance issues. She…

Being man’s best friend: Quinn the rebel

  There was an article published in the National Geographic that suggested that dogs were even more like humans than we originally thought, capable of emotions like empathy, loneliness, observancy, and even exhibited signs of…

Camera Shy: Why doesn’t Quinn look at the…

Quinn, my 7-year old Shih-Tzu, is terribly camera shy. As you can probably tell from the following pictures: [caption id="attachment_2228" align="aligncenter" width="332"] I call this one the "I'm pretending to stretch so you'd cut that…