Category Archives: dog

Beggar

This dog knows the sound of the cutting board and will come running into the kitchen with her whole back end wagging. She’ll stop and look up at me with those pleading eyes, “Just a bite, please, mom.” Not today, … Continue reading

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Visiting

Hope loves visiting people. Hope loves people, period. A couple weeks ago we went with our friends to sing at the convalescent home in town. After getting through the front door, Hope charged down the hallway pulling on the leash … Continue reading

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Basic math

Reba is such a smart dog (Poodles are known for that) that she does basic math. Lately, she’s been practicing her addition This was yesterday. This was from this morning. She “added” to her collection. Three plus one does equal … Continue reading

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A boo-boo

Yesterday morning was like any other. I let all the dogs out to potty and exercise and went about my chores and everything appeared fine. Later I went back to let the girls back inside and as Gypsy ran by … Continue reading

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An artist

When I met the group of puppy adopters a couple weeks ago, Festus’ mom handed me an envelope with her check in it and whispered that she had made a little painting for me too. She wanted to let me … Continue reading

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A Tribute

I cannot pass up this opportunity to write a little tribute to a special little dog that has just left us. I say “us” only because he had his start here on the farm. But he was raised and loved … Continue reading

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The second class

The second week of our Community CGC (Canine Good Citizenship) class began at the local farm and feed store in town. This store is animal-friendly (although each business that we visited, the teacher got permission before we went inside). We … Continue reading

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