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I cried

I cried when I left my driveway and hit the main road (as I now had two plus hours to think about what would happen later that morning). I cried when I told them good-bye. And I cried when they … Continue reading

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Food

Let’s talk about food for your puppy or adult dog. First off, let me preface this by saying, I’m not a nutritional expert or a vet (duh) but just a concerned dog owner who reads and researches lots of topics. … Continue reading

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The buddy system

I had someone call me the other day. She was on another breeder’s list and was concerned because the puppy she was supposed to be getting was a singleton. She had heard “bad things” about getting a puppy raised without … Continue reading

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Things don’t always go as we hope

As suspected the other day, Smudgie was in pre-labor. Dogs will sometimes go into nesting mode before they go into actual labor. Smudgie was nesting on and off for about 24 hours, digging in her bed and after I switched … Continue reading

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A little bit more

Since three of our puppies are flying home in the cabin of the plane with their new owners I wanted them to get a taste of the small, soft carrier that they’ll be riding home in. So yesterday we had … Continue reading

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Where’s my groomer?

I was all excited a few months ago to find that local groomer and check one chore off my list. And now, well, you know the story. We are all back to grooming our own dogs (some people for the … Continue reading

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Juggling

I’ve been juggling dogs the past week. Not to worry, I’m not actually throwing them in the air and literally “juggling”. But there has been some fast-paced moving of moms this week. Let me explain. Sorry, this may be a … Continue reading

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Social distancing

We are fortunate to live in the country where we can get outside, walk around and not worry about bumping into anyone during this time of distancing ourselves from others.  We live in a “neighborhood” (on our hill) where we … Continue reading

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A full Friday

Even though the babies have gone home (except VanGogh. Picassco went home today), I’m backing up a few days to fill you all in. Friday was full! I had scheduled Treasure to be spayed that day. So I had hubby … Continue reading

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It’s just a guess

Also, another subject I should go over again, is the waiting time for a puppy. When a person initially gets on our waiting list, the “million dollar question” is always “how long is the wait or how long before we … Continue reading

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