Jon Katz

Jon Katz’s latest book, Going Home: Finding Peace When Pets Die, was published by Random House last October. You can visit him at www.bedlamfarm.com and http://www.facebook.com/BedlamFarm or email him at jon@bedlamfarm.com.

Heavy Petting
Nov. 4 2013 7:15 AMThe Second-Chance DogA love story.
Rural Life
Aug. 2 2012 12:05 PMThe Story of RoseA border collie and a newborn lamb in a blizzard.
Rural Life
May 2 2012 6:17 AMThe Fox on Bedlam FarmThe fox attacked the chickens. The donkeys attacked the fox. I grabbed my gun. …
Heavy Petting
Sept. 23 2008 10:57 AMHospice DogMy border collie Izzy comforts the dying.
Rural Life
Feb. 18 2008 3:01 PMGetting My GoatMy three goats won't stop jeering me, and I love them for it.
Rural Life
June 27 2007 7:02 AMThat's What I Like About EweMost of my sheep are, well, sheep. But then there's No. 57.
Rural Life
May 4 2007 12:36 PMWhy I Shot My LambAnd why I want to shoot my neighbor's lamb, too.
Rural Life
Feb. 26 2007 1:31 PMHenrietta, Chicken of MysteryMy hen is aggressive, audacious, curious, sociable, and baffling.
Rural Life
Dec. 11 2006 12:03 PMThe Bride of FrankensteerMy 2,000-pound steer falls in love.
Rural Life
Aug. 4 2006 1:07 PMSnow White vs. the MonsterWhat happened when four birds got trapped in my wood stove.
Rural Life
May 29 2006 7:10 AMGrunt and GrumbleWhy do men in the country talk that way?
Rural Life
March 30 2006 5:44 AMCock a Doodle DoThe story of Winston, the rooster who wouldn't die.
Heavy Petting
Jan. 16 2006 10:16 AMA Dog Man Gets a CatI never liked cats much. Then Mother moved into my barn.
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Oct. 6 2005 10:48 AMDo Dogs Think?Owners assume their pet's brain works like their own. That's a big mistake.
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Feb. 17 2005 11:03 AMRescuing FlyA journey on the dog underground railroad.
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Feb. 2 2013 8:30 AMThe Perfect DayHis dog was dying. But they could spend one last day together.
Gallery
May 2 2012 9:14 AMA Story of a Scared Chicken, Brave Donkeys and Hungry Foxes
Rural Life
Nov. 26 2008 6:55 AMHoly Cow!What my 3,000-pound steer has taught me about faith.
Rural Life
June 25 2008 6:55 AMMy Dog Has a Crush on My RamA love story.
Heavy Petting
Jan. 2 2008 8:03 AMA Patient's Best FriendMy dog's amazing gift with hospice patients.
Rural Life
June 4 2007 4:28 PMHenrietta Is DeadSaying goodbye to my aggressive, curious, sociable, baffling chicken.
Rural Life
April 11 2007 12:19 PMThe Donkey Who Couldn't Stand UpWhat happened when Lulu fell during an ice storm.
Heavy Petting
Feb. 12 2007 7:17 AMWhy People Love DogsIt's more complicated than you think.
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Sept. 26 2006 7:33 AMA Good Dog in TroubleMy beloved Orson kept biting people. What should I do?
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July 27 2006 6:49 AMThe Loneliness of RoseWhat happens when a dog works too much.
Rural Life
April 28 2006 6:15 AMThe World's Smartest CowWhat my steer, Elvis, has taught me.
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March 2 2006 11:51 AMNice Ass!Why I own donkeys.
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Dec. 16 2005 6:09 AMThe Christmas PuppyWhy you shouldn't get one.
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June 20 2005 10:41 AMAcupuncture for My Border CollieDoes "holistic" veterinary care really work?
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Jan. 14 2005 4:26 PMTrain in VainWhy dog training fails.

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