Tag Archive for old dogs

Roadside Encounters: Butch

Name: Butch Age: 15 Breed: Pug Encountered: Winston-Salem, N.C. Backstory: Not long after moving into our new place, Ace and I ran into Butch, who lives around the corner. He’s mostly blind, and mostly deaf, according to his owner, Martha.…

Roadside Encounters: Betty

Name: Betty Breed: Boston terrier Age: 14 years Encountered: At Heart of Gold, a jewelry store in Winston-Salem, N.C. Backstory: Ace and I were sitting outside a coffee shop when suddenly I felt my seat start moving. I’d looped Ace’s leash…