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Celebrating FALA Day in October

FALA days

Here’s the scoop on the 30th ANNIVERSARY OF FALA DAY

EVENT: Celebrating Fala and FDR – held by the REAL Scottish Terrier Club of Greater Atlanta. The club will honor Fala where he walked. This year will mark the 30th Annual event paying tribute to the most famous of all presidential dogs.

WHERE: The Little White House Historical Site *This is where the event originated 30 years ago. 

Roosevelt’s Little White House Historic Site
401 Little White House Rd
Warm Springs, GA 31830
Meriwether County

WHEN: Saturday, October 25, 2014

Check out the Scottish Terrier Club website for details

A Scottie Biscottie!

modern scottie dog:

Love} thanks Stuart for sharing!

Originally posted on The Scottie Chronicles:

Oh. Get ready for this my friends.

I recently became aware of artist Loryn Brantz. She does the coolest Animals on Desserts illustrations.

So, in my suavest of suave email voices, I sent her a little note suggesting that she might think about doing a biSCOTTIE. Because, after all, it’s moi. And why shouldn’t she? Never mind she’s written a couple of books and, uh, won a couple of Emmy awards and stuff like that. She should interrupt her day and do it. Yes?

Well, the rest is history. She must have liked me, because LOOK WHAT SHE DID:


AN ALMOND BISCOTTIE! Just for me. And you!

Thank you my friend, Loryn, you’re the best.


Check out her Animals on Desserts illustrations and her website. Sweet! And I do mean SWEET!

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Passing of Sadie the Scottie

The sad news of Sadie the Scottie (2010 Best in Show Westminster) passing away was posted on the Grand Hotel Mackinac Island Facebook page here for more details. She was only 9 years old. We will never forget her! She was a wonderful example for the breed for all time. She is at the Rainbow Bridge with our Brandy and Duffy!

Here is the photo they posted.


Sharing our sad news

It is with sadness we share the news that our Modern Scottie Brandy lost his brave battle with cancer yesterday. Words cannot express the loss we feel. We know he is reunited with our beloved Modern Scottie, Duffy, at the Rainbow Bridge. Such brave Scots!

Brandy & Duffy

Scottie Accordion Book

Connie Singer, photographer and co-curator of Modern Scottie Dog blog presents this custom “Scotties” Accordion Mini Photo Book featuring 11 original photos of Scotties. These hand-made rectangle books are wallet-size treasures for you or for the Scottie lover!  The measurements are 2.5″ X 3.5″. The books are printed on gallery smooth matte photo paper with magnetic closures. The cost is $20 for one book. Books are made to order and can be purchased with a credit card at Connie’s online shop, Miss Minneapolis.


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June Wag Swag


PetNic travel pack by UnicaHome. PetNic is a handy travel organizer designed to conveniently store everything your dog might need on the road or even at home. A fun twist on the familiar picnic basket shape which includes a detachable lid that can be used as food and/or water bowls. Available in three modern colors. Here

The cast of characters from iconic brand Paul Frank are now available for your dog exclusively through 26 Bars & a Band. Collars and Leads are made of strong webbing, have a metal d-ring to attach your Paul Frank leash and charm to, are printed on both sides and can be adjusted to fit almost any dog’s neck.  Here

Check out the Gripple from Dublin Dog. The tapered, channeled design makes it super easy to grip, and it even has a delightful vanilla scent. It comes in two sizes.

Anchors Aweigh Rubber Dog Toy $14.00 Cruise in to playful waters with the Anchors Aweigh Toy.  Here

Gulp and Woof White ceramic dog bowls Here

Good Manner 5.5 inch pet bowl. The paw shape barriers will surely teach Fido some table manners and help reduce the risk of bloating. Here

DIY etched glass Treat Jars. Here

Art Print with Scotties by Vivienne Strauss

I’m happy to share another limited edition art print of an original oil painting by ETSY  artist Vivienne Strauss available to buy here. I own another one of her original paintings with Scotties, Scottie Parade, also available in a limited edition print, here. This painting is titled “She always arrived with lots of baggage.” Featuring Wheaten Scotties!


This is a limited edition print of an original oil painting. Prints are all printed on premium archival fine art 300 gsm archival paper on an Epson 3880 printer. It has a border and is limited to an edition of 25.
the size is 11×14 inches.