While one of Sharon’s initial goals for Grouchy Puppy was “to change tired, antiquated beliefs” about adult large-breed dogs, she has increasingly focused on senior dogs. “Life with my old dog is rich, complex, and oh so worth it,” Sharon wrote in an homage to Cleo. 
Sharon has shown that precisely at the age when dogs, like humans, are at risk of becoming ‘forgotten’ family members, they can be the most interesting and have the most to teach.
Read the in-depth interview by Grey Muzzle Foundation

While one of Sharon’s initial goals for Grouchy Puppy was “to change tired, antiquated beliefs” about adult large-breed dogs, she has increasingly focused on senior dogs. “Life with my old dog is rich, complex, and oh so worth it,” Sharon wrote in an homage to Cleo.

Sharon has shown that precisely at the age when dogs, like humans, are at risk of becoming ‘forgotten’ family members, they can be the most interesting and have the most to teach.

Read the in-depth interview by Grey Muzzle Foundation

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Frogs are out at the Noe Valley Harvest Festival #dogswelove

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Now I think this cat is just showing off #NoDogsInTheBookshop

Conspiring against my departure #lifeanddog

Conspiring against my departure #lifeanddog

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Avery is a good kisser #lifeanddog

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Jacques is da man #frenchbulldogs #dogswelove

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Jacques is da man #twoduderanch #frenchies #dogswelove

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#sanfrancisco #dogs on squirrel patrol

Knit your own dog #knistagram

Knit your own dog #knistagram

Happiness on a dog walk in San Francisco

Happiness on a dog walk in San Francisco

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Why yes Molly, I’d love to pet your belly #dogwalks

#flashbackfriday ..meeting grandma

#flashbackfriday ..meeting grandma

Play with your dog! Life is Short 🐾

Play with your dog! Life is Short 🐾