Category Archives: enrichment

Puppy playground

The puppies are having fun in their little living room playground area! The blanket is down for better footing, the Ugodog is there for potty breaks (I haven’t introduced them to the other litter box yet as I wasn’t ready … Continue reading

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A puppy challenge

Today the puppies got a new “challenge” to conquer. I set up the ramp that hubby made so they could exit the puppy pen easily. Every time I open the door I have to have my hand close by to … Continue reading

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Exploring the garden

The puppies and I had fun exploring the garden the other day. At first they’re a little tentative in such a big area and follow close at my feet. But it only takes a few minutes and they are gleefully … Continue reading

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Sounds and things

Along with playtime and introducing different toys (toys with texture, toys that move, toys that make sounds, etc) different surfaces, things to climb on, we like to share different sounds with the puppies at an early age. And since we … Continue reading

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Weekend fun

We might take a day off from work on the weekend but we still have fun! The pups were ready to rock and roll when we got home from church. Here are some snapshots from our afternoon activities. I like … Continue reading

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Keep the teenagers busy!

I know I shouldn’t even be mentioning this after the polar vortex that covered half the country, but it was extra chilly this morning (compared to how it’s been here). Even though we live in NE Washington, we are huddled … Continue reading

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Learning

If you’ve been following us a while, have read our website or keep up with our Facebook page, you know that we try to give each puppy a good start in life and a base for each puppy’s new family … Continue reading

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I got it at Ross!

On my last trip to Spokane, I needed to pick up a gift for a friend’s baby shower. My friend that was with me suggested checking at Ross. So as we ran around town doing errands we made a stop … Continue reading

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New stuff

Lucy’s pups played and investigated some new things; an Iris panel laid down flat, some different surfaces, a crinkly bag, and a little set of stairs.   Fun times!

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Three to four weeks

So what happens between three and four weeks you might wonder? This is the beginning of the true socialization period and where the real “work” (fun) begins! It can vary with litters and even individual puppies, but we are starting … Continue reading

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