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Santos: My Best in Specialty Show
IN MY previous article entitled “Champion Lines,” I wrote about how purebred dogs attain their respective Philippine Champion title and what the title essentially entails. Halfway-through, I realized that I was already more than 1000 words. I decided to write ...
From 354 days ago
Santos: Champion lines
WHEN you are scouting for a puppy to become a part of your family, you are likely to encounter “breeders” who would use the “champion” relatives of the puppy, especially the parents and grandparents, as a leverage.It is usually assumed ...
From 362 days ago
Dog Whispering in the Philippines
OFTENTIMES, when people learn that I am involved in exhibiting golden retrievers in the conformation ring and breeding them, I am asked if I am a fan of Cesar Millan. When I reply that I am not, they are bewildered. ...
From 368 days ago
Santos: My Singaporean Odyssey
IN MARCH 1998, I was at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 for the first time. I had with me my only luggage containing my clothes and other personal belongings, inside was a sewing kit which my grandmother ...
From 376 days ago
Santos: Glorified Breeders
IN FEBRUARY 2007, I was at the office of the Philippine Canine Club, Inc. along the busy and humid E. Rodriguez Sr. Boulevard in Cubao, Quezon City.I was both apprehensive and excited at the same time. I was already into ...
From 383 days ago
Santos: Does it spark joy?
HIGH school is a time that most of us would love to go back to. Who would not? This is a period when we were first allowed a measure of liberty. We had our first sip of alcohol. We had ...
From 390 days ago
Santos: Our next great adventure
ONE early morning last December, I was roused from sleep when my three golden retrievers suddenly became agitated. Sabrina, Roslin’s get (Flurry’s the third one, Roslin’s littermate), was incorrigible. She punctuated their agitation with her trademark barking. They heard a ...
From 397 days ago
Santos: Strawberry Jam
THREE days after the July 1990 earthquake, Edgar, who hailed from one of the towns of Pangasinan, was almost convinced that his parents did not love him. On the fourth day, Thursday, the issue of the Philippine Daily Inquirer found ...
From 404 days ago
Santos: The golden years
I TURNED 50 last June. For the optimists, they would say reaching this age is being lucky. After all, there are many who never got the chance to grow this old. For the realists, they would say 50 is a ...
From 418 days ago
Santos: Tethered love
IN THE remaining days of December, when the Rooster was eager to disappear to Neverland and flee the hurtling malevolence that came with the Dog, I embarked on a little adventure. I told myself, it would be nice to welcome ...
From 425 days ago