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The Frankie Diaries, 9/22: How Do You Assess a Dog’s Mental Quality of Life?

Tweet I’m just back from the gym, where I ran into Joan,* my one-time dog-walking friend. I haven’t seen her in at least a year, but I’ve been thinking about her a lot lately, and not because I miss our walks. I really like Joan, but got the sense she viewed our outings as exercise […]
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The Frankie Diaries, 9/2: How I Learned Frankie had Doggie Alzheimer’s

Tweet I’m just back from the dentist’s office, where I had the usual one-sided conversation with Chris, the tech who cleans my teeth. It’s hard to be articulate with a sharp object probing your wide-open mouth, so my part of the dialogue pretty much consists of  “unnh, unnh,” while Chris talks about her husband’s job […]
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