Mallory Paige & Baylor the Motorcycle Dog

Building a Sidecar FAQ

Please Note – I am not an expert. For from it, in fact. Prior to building my rig and riding across the continent I had never driven a motorcycle, had little experience camping and no mechanical know-how. What I provide here is information about what I did. I hope it …

In Loving Memory of Baylor the Dog

Ode to Baylor the Dog: In Loving Memory

Writing anything less than happy feels difficult. Writing nothing leaves me stranded in a place of swirling, isolated sadness. I’m not sure how to begin or even end. I lack the right words, can’t seem to find the ideal sentences, but sometimes all we can do is make an effort, …

Mallory Paige & Baylor the Motorcycle Dog

Because Adventure is Not a Destination

It seems we reach a certain age and suddenly forget what it is to fail to the point of success. We grow up and become so concerned with perfection that we stop trying all together. But so much power lies within that forgotten youthful resilience. When we remember there was …

Baylor the Motorcycle Dog | Favorite Gear

OMD Gear | Motorcycle Dog Favorites

Load Up Treats – Baylor loves, and I mean loves, a good treat. Luckily I discovered this early on and have used it for the past 11 years in training him to be the ultimate copilot. These made in Colorado treats from Buckley are tasty (or so Baylor says) and …

Operation Moto Dog | Mallory Paige and Baylor the Motorcycle Dog

Into the Unknown

Piloting a submarine taught me that anything is possible. A broken heart showed me that I possessed deep inner wells of strength. Living and touring in an old van gave me new skills (hello VW maintenance!) and the confidence to just give it a shot. Traveling foreign lands solo bolstered …

Baylor the Motorcycle Dog Explores North Carolina | Operation Moto Dog

OMD FAQ

An ever growing list of questions from readers, riders and fans. Have a question for us? Email me at mallory@mallorypaige.com. What is OMD? Operation Moto Dog (OMD) is a cross continent adventure with me, Mallory Paige, Baylor the Dog, and Rufio the motorcycle-sidecar. Initially we were just planning to go …

Baylor the Dog exlplores Georgia

Change & The End of the Beginning

Nearly two years ago I made a commitment to myself – I would not make decisions based on fear or ego. It was a commitment that ultimately changed my life. That took a far fetched dream of motorcycling to Alaska (with my furry best friend of course) from wild idea …