Heart of Glass - Blenko Glass

Blenko Glass is a West Virginia treasure that spans generations. Nothing symbolizes the state of West Virginia better or more beautifully than Blenko Glass. We will discuss current and former craftsmen and designers and how important it is that Blenko and West Virginia glass be appreciated and valued by the younger generation.

Monday, August 01, 2011

AKC Responsible Dog Owner Month

Responsibility - being responsible for each and every item you bring into your home or your life is a requirement.

Photo of Miss B (aka Blenko) she is a Bichon, she was a rescue dog.

If you are considering dog ownership, volunteer at a Vets office, speak with other owners then investigate the breed. After this,
Visit your local shelter or bred specific rescue groups. Don't buy from a pet store or an ad in a newspaper.
Consider adoption - 'bred specific rescue groups ' are listed on AKC website.

The Western Pa Bichon Club will meets monthly in Pittsburgh. For additonal information email theblenkoproject@aol.com .
This month the AKC invites you to join the Responsible Dog Ownership Movement by Sharing Your " Act of Responsible Dog Ownership" with them.
To participate in Virtual AKC RDO Days share an "Act of Responsible Dog Ownership on line through Sept 1. Did you take your dog for a walk (duh three times daily), did you give your dog a good grooming ( every 10 days), did you Volunteer at the local dog park? AKC invites you to post a description, photo or video of your " Act" on:
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/americankennelclub
Twitter at @akcdoglovers
Email at Communications@akc.org
You TUbe: http://www.youtube.com/AmericanKennelClub
Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/meethebreeds/