OVERWEIGHT DOODLES IN THE HOUSE

By Tuesday, January 16, 2018 6 No tags Permalink

Yep! that’s my song this month, I’m living with the “overweight Doodles in the house”… We could call it winter weight but that would be a lie. I caused this debacle. This is all me, and I feel horrible. HOW DID THIS HAPPEN? - Several weeks ago, I made the decision to try a holistic vet to deal ...

FRIGID DOODLE WEATHER

By Sunday, January 14, 2018 6 No tags Permalink

Lately we've had serious frigid Doodle weather in Charleston SC… The snow is finally gone, but these arctic temperatures still remain. DEATH OF A FURNACE - For eight days - our 97 year old furnace churned like a champ. Daytime high’s barely reached 29 or 30 degrees, while night temperatures dived down to 19 and 17. It was ...

EMPATHY TOWARDS DOGS

By Thursday, January 11, 2018 7 No tags Permalink

Not too long ago I read an article in an independent online publication exploring why humans show more empathy towards dogs than they do people… It’s research confirmed that we (humans) are - more likely to empathize with struggling dogs, than people in difficulty. Source: Independent written by Rachel Hosie Apparently we are significantly less distressed when “adult” ...

URINARY FREQUENCY IN DOGS

By Sunday, January 7, 2018 6 No tags Permalink

Online experts say urinary frequency in dogs will vary - due to factors such as age, sex, body size and overall health. Ideally adult dogs should be allowed outside to relieve themselves at least 3-5 times a day. Source: Cesar’s Way 3 to 5 times a day? That’s not possible for me during the week. Am I ...