Bernese Mountain Dog Today’s Bernese Mountain Dog post is gently recycled. I’m settling in to the temporary digs at my mom’s house pretty well. Our dogs have it easier than we do – they’re accustomed to hanging out at grandma’s house for a couple of days at a time, so they seem happy and more … Read moreBernese Mountain Dog
The Standard Poodle, or Spoo Yes, another recycled post. But today’s post features Standard Poodles, or Spoos, which I met at my very first BlogPaws blogging conference. I’ll be attending BlogPaws next week (*SQUEEEEE*), and I need to run about a million errands today, as well as dump everything from my suitcase and bags, check … Read moreThe Standard Poodle, or Spoo
Brussels Griffon, Breed of the Week I heard a sentence from my Hunny’s mouth which I never expected to hear. Brace yourselves. He said, “I think I’m of an age where I’d like a lap dog.” (Shh! A Brussels Griffon might be just the thing.) It took me a minute to pick my jaw up … Read moreBrussels Griffon, Breed of the Week
Boston Terrier, Breed of the Week I love the Boston Terrier. Besides the Shih Tzu, the Boston Terrier is another smallish dog that I would own in a heart beat, for many of the same reasons. Every Boston I’ve known has been sweet, quiet and laid back, as well as sturdy and quick. The AKC … Read moreBoston Terrier, Breed of the Week
Senior Dogs I have two senior dogs. Flash and Patches are nearly 15 years old. In fact, their birthday was just a month after I brought home a puppy, poor dears. And I worry about my senior dogs. Am I doing right by them? So I set out to discover how to make their quality … Read moreSenior Dogs Rock
Christmas! It’s a-coming! Today’s post is gently recycled. I’m thinking of bringing back the Q&A segment. Yes? No? Are y’all excited about Christmas?! I’m not usually, but this year I am! Today is Follow Up Friday, a blog hop run by Jodi, at Heart Like a Dog. I answer some of the questions asked in … Read moreChristmas! It’s a-Coming!
Shetland Sheepdog Today’s breed, the Shetland Sheepdog, is, I think, one of the prettiest dog breeds. The Shetland Sheepdog, or Sheltie, looks like a miniature Collie (which, essentially, it is, according to the AKC website). So how is the Sheltie different from a Collie, but similar? The most obvious similarity is the appearance of this … Read moreShetland Sheepdog, Breed of the Week
Planning for a Puppy Planning for a puppy – do you plan for something like that? Some of you may be considering getting your child, or your family, or just yourself, a puppy for whatever reason. Do you know what you’re getting into? Okay, first, can I just say how much I ADORE Katherine Hepburn’s … Read morePlanning For a Puppy