OWNING A PET SCALE

By Thursday, February 8, 2018 13 No tags Permalink

Not until recently have I ever given much thought to owning a pet scale. But after realizing I had an overweight Doodle in the house, I decided it might not be a bad idea. Unusually frigid temperatures in our region this year has caused winter weight gain in my Boys - sort of… I say “sort of” ...

STUBBORN SENIOR DOGS

By Sunday, February 4, 2018 8 No tags Permalink

Do dogs become stubborn seniors after a certain age like humans? As of late I’ve been pondering that question. Harley is two months into his ninth year on earth and he’s been “feeling himself” lately… You would think he received his lifetime AARD (American Association of Retired Dogs) membership card in the mail giving him rights to do ...

WHAT’S OLEWO CARROTS?

By Wednesday, January 31, 2018 5 No tags Permalink

When I opened the Fed Ex delivered box Saturday morning, Doodle Dad looked at the contents and asked - What’s Olewo carrots? Pawhaps my excitement went wwwaaaayyyy to deep in detail with him because when I turned around he was gone! Yep #lefttheroom As a child in the 60’s I had a serious fascination with Bugs Bunny. He was the ...

THERAPY DOGS HANDLING STRESS

By Sunday, January 28, 2018 10 No tags Permalink

Recently I’ve been searching for answers to a few questions pertaining to therapy dogs handling stress. Harley’s headed back to work after a lengthy hiatus - and he’s going to be involved in a few different areas… When the environmental allergies kicked into full gear mid 2017 - he was miserable. He scratched and gnawed non-stop, ...