Tailspin (My Dog Blog)
Pippi, the-almost human in our house, met us in 2018 when he used to roam the streets of Bengaluru like he owned them. His carefree personality and never-say-never attitude swooned us and soon, he made a space for himself in our homes and hearts. When life took us all the way to Canada, he braved a transcontinental flight, and traversed cities, climates and cultures like his immigrant parents. In the years he has been with us, he's made us a better version of ourselves. He's my muse for the monthly column "Tailspin" I write for Deccan Herald. Below is a compilation of all those columns over the years.
As you read them, you'll know him better for who he really is and what an incredible journey he has had!
Should you get a second dog?
The inconspicuous cost of caregiving
The two-minute ride without Pippi in the back was dramatically serene — and for the first time i
Catwalk fur real: Feline escapades on a leash!
The other face of fear
Every stranger is a danger!
Paw patrol of the right sort!
Pondering along with our pets
When a nightmare comes true...
It’s almost winter here, and the days are getting shorter. By 4:30 pm, twilight rings in. The grass in our neighbourhood park is turning brown
Friends, foes or just a lot of fuss?
When you spot that first tuft of grey...
Beating the breed obsession
Belly rubs, but with consent
Anxiety on the other end of the leash
A nightmare no one wants to go through
A couple of days passed and one morning, while out in the garden, he vanished. We went frantically looking for him on