Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Month: June, 2016

The Treat Cave

Dear Mommy, Dad made me this awesome T-shirt cave! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It’s a cute idea. He saw that on Facebook. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, You know the best thing about it? It has Temptations inside it!!!!!! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, You’ll do anything for those treats, won’t you? Sometimes I […]


Molly July 1999 – June 7, 2016 Molly left us. At one month shy of seventeen years old, she had been having a difficult time of it – she was totally deaf, loosing her sight, and suffering from dementia, incontinence, a heart murmur, terrible teeth, arthritis and unstable knees – but she never gave up her […]

The Bully

Cher Madame, Mia has rudely been name-calling. This “@#%!!@###$!!%%%&#&@*#$@” – qu’est-ce que c’est all about? Regards, M. Le Poufin   Dear Puffin, That’s a stand-in for a name that isn’t polite to say. It’s usually written shorter though. I’m guessing, based on her lack of brevity, that Mia is one angry cat. Love, Carolyn   […]

Walk on the Wild Side

Dear Alpha Mommy, Today’s walk was so eventful!!! XOXOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, I would prefer a walk that doesn’t end up with you barfing in my car. Love, Carolyn   Dear Alpha Mommy, I can’t help it. It just comes up. XOXOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, It’s because you eat grass as we walk. I […]