Tag Archives: life

A (sort of) typical day

So just for fun, I thought I’d share a day of my doggie life with you. Every day is somewhat the same, but also different of course because sometimes there are appointments, or I have to go to town or … Continue reading

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The transitional stage

Once the puppies eyes and ears open around two weeks of age (give or take a little) and up until around three weeks of age, the puppies have entered the transitional stage of life. Around this time our puppies are … Continue reading

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The neonatal stage

Our puppies make their appearance into the world in our living room. (Yes, puppies are always born in our living room.) The first couple weeks after a litter is born is often referred to as the “Neonatal” stage. Puppies eyes open around two … Continue reading

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Weekly therapy

I got my very own first dog when I was around seventeen. Of course, we had family dogs over the years, but this one I picked out, paid for and took care of myself. She was supposed to be half German Shepherd … Continue reading

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Baby girl

I had a pony once named Baby Girl. That wasn’t her actual “official” name. She had a nice, fancy name. But from the time she was born, my friend dubbed her “Baby Girl”. She was the cutest, little petite bay … Continue reading

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Puppy Enrichment

According to the dictionary definition, “enrichment” is “the action of improving or enhancing the quality or value of something.” So in my mind when we combine that with “puppy” what we’re looking at is improving or enhancing a puppy’s life during … Continue reading

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Happy birthday

This day can not go by without some acknowledgement to an important milestone for one little dog, and of course her brother and sisters. “Baby” Hope (and the crew) turned one year old today. She is no longer a “baby”. … Continue reading

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