HURRICANE FLORENCE

By Thursday, September 13, 2018 12 No tags Permalink

Rain from Hurricane Florence is scheduled to begin in our neck of the woods "sometime" Friday. The inconsistencies of this particular storm makes it difficult to pin-point her exact arrival.  We are as ready as we will ever be…   TO GO OR NOT TO GO? -  That was "our question" earlier this week. It's what everyone asks themselves when ...

AGE STAGES OF MY DOGS

By Sunday, August 26, 2018 7 No tags Permalink

The age stages of my dogs are fascinating… As they age and mature - they seem to express themselves a bit more flamboyantly than others.  TERRIBLE TWO’S -  Some say this stage of life for dogs can begin as early as eighteen months of age. That’s when the well-mannered puppy you fell in love with, turns into a ...

ANIMAL ASSISTED THERAPY

By Thursday, August 23, 2018 5 No tags Permalink

Animal Assisted Therapy is different from Animal Assisted Activities… AAT is a form of canine therapy that incorporates animals as a form of treatment. More structured - with a specific goal, a professional health provider (often an occupational or physical therapist) is responsible for the individualized treatment plan with one-on-one human to animal interactions.   Many hospitals, rehabilitation and occupational ...