Everyone needs to have a pet when you transition.

5 minutes ago, my dog just peed on the floor. It may have been because it’s bitter cold outside, that she is getting old, or many other reasons. We had taken a walk about an hour before hand, so it shouldn’t have been a problem. Sometimes I really wish she could just use the bathroom. Its frustrating!

She has utterly has ruined my house. Every rug has stains in it from her in various places that I don’t want to replace until after she has passed. From urinary issues, getting sick (throwing up), poop and its varieties; it has seen better days…



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Christine Penn

Trans woman, parent, cyclist, software engineer, author, chef, and many other things.