Hello. I’m Jay Ruud and I’m glad you’re here.

Jay Ruud’s Poetry With Dogs

My lovely wife and I have dogs. We take our dogs for walks. I recite poetry to my dogs. The dogs enjoy the poetry, and the walking. For a full chronological list of the ore than 250 poems contained here, consult this list! Poetry With Dogs


Campbell McGrath’s “Capitalist Poem #5”


Sharon Olds’ “I Cannot Say I Did Not”


Robert Frost’s “Provide, Provide”