Not “Just a Dog”

"I brought him into our lives with no expectations other than for him to just be our dog." This Gone Dogs Tribute is for Eli.


Lola was not an easy dog. But she was well loved. Right up to the end. Gone Dogs Tribute

Dogs Are Family

The most important lesson I've learned putting this book together is that dogs are family.

Dog Days of December

We've had a busy December and there's still a lot to go!

Our Favorite Dog Poem

Hollywood Legend Jimmy Stewart shares a touching poem about his dog Beau.

Upcoming Events

We have a few Charlotte area readings before Christmas. Great opportunity to pick up signed copies!
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Coffee with a Dog Guy

Recently, Gretchen Voth of CLT DOG met up with Jim Mitchem to talk about Gone Dogs.
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Launch Party

We recently got together to celebrate the launch of our book. Gone Dogs - It's about love ❤️

Introducing Tributes

Share your Gone Dog with the world in a tribute that will live forever. Gone Dogs. It's about love. ❤️

Gone Dogs Book Trailer

Our official Gone Dogs book trailer video is live! Gone Dogs - It's about love ❤️


There's a detail in the design of Gone Dogs that will take your breath away.

Gone Dogs on Television!

Gone Dogs was featured on WCNC's Charlotte Today television show.

Happy October

We're about a month into our book launch and have some exciting news to share.

We Have A Book!

It's taken more than five years, and a ton of learning on the fly, but folks––we have a book. Thank you for your patience all these years Rather than bore you with details on the challenges associated with launching a crowd-sourced,…

Just a Side Project

Here we are, nearly five years after having the idea for the book Gone Dogs, in our 11th hour. Actually, it’s more like 11:59.  So I should be elated, right? To finally see all the hard work come to an end. Come to fruition.  Well,…