Author: Evie Klopp Holzer

Freddie

Name: Freddie Age: 5 Breed: Bearded Dragon Emotional range: Freddie is a bit moody. One minute, he’s nestling your shoulder. The next, he’s giving you the side-eye. Singing “You Are My Sunshine” cheers him up every time. When he’s really…

Blue

Name: Blue Age: 10 months Breed: Mini Aussiedoodle Favorite pastime: Playing fetch in the sunshine. Greatest fear: The vacuum. It’s loud and confusing. Favorite song: Any quiet song. Travel preferences: Blue is up for a road trip anytime, anywhere. Just…

Lydia Rose

Age: 4 Breed: Long Hair Chihuahua Cultural appreciations: Visually, she relates to Andy Warhol and his eye for pop culture. Musically, she’s drawn to ’80s rock. She gets that from her mom.  Favorite fashions: Lydia Rose and her mom have…

Manu

Name: Manu Age: 6 Breed: Samoyed Catch phrase: “Wooooooooooooooooo!” – his expression of pure excitement. Guilty pleasure: Cardboard toilet paper rolls. Manu commonly sneaks them into the backyard for a midnight snack, and he can devour one in 20 seconds.…

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Name: Fantastic Mr. Fox Age: 9 Breed: Siamese, Ragdoll and Maine Coon Mix Hobbies: Mr. Fox sleeps at least 18 hours a day, often cuddling with Salmon and Pickle. (He doesn’t realize they’re stuffed.) During waking hours, he enjoys string-toy…

Sulphur

    What to Do Chickasaw National Recreation Area – In 1902, the Chickasaw and Choctaw Nations and the federal government collaborated to protect aquifer-fed springs, streams and lakes, resulting in the creation of a 15-square-mile national park. In 1933,…