Tag Archives: Hope

A peek at the week

For those of you that have been following us a while, you know that a mama dog’s temperature will drop before they whelp (aka give birth). For those of you not familiar with this, here is a blog post I … Continue reading

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Caught red-handed

The other day I asked hubby if he could go poop scoop the back yard while the “boys”‘ (Surprise and Happy) ran around and played. It wouldn’t take him long, but would give the pups a chance to potty and … Continue reading

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Upstairs, downstairs

Hope has two crates, one for downstairs when she feels like napping or if I have to go somewhere and need to crate her (Yep, she is over two years old and I still crate her when I leave the … Continue reading

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The first play area

When the puppies are little I first let them explore just outside their puppy play pen in the living room. When they are a little more confident I’ll set up an exercise pen with some different surfaces and toys for … Continue reading

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Continuing

Three little rascals are still here for a bit, but their training continues! Individual time is important as is play, crate, and potty training. Luckily, they are all pretty good pups (and still adorable)! “Mom, why are it’s ears so … Continue reading

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On the floor

Four week old toddlers are just starting to venture out and explore. When they start tumbling out of their puppy play pen to investigate the world around them, I like to get down on the floor on a big blanket … Continue reading

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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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