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Continued training and tips for the new owner

*NOTE* This is an old post from a year ago, but I thought it had some helpful hints for those families getting puppies in the next weeks. We are wrapping up our last week with Sage’s big bunch of puppies. … 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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It’s MINE!

Have you ever had a dog that wouldn’t give up a toy or growled if you came near his dish while he was eating. I’ve seen and heard of it before. The dog thinks, “This toy is mine! This food … 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 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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A new twist

Our last winter/spring Cavapoo litter has arrived! (Born in winter; going home in spring). One of our Cavalier “sisters”, Glory (a black and tan) has delivered six gorgeous, healthy puppies; three boys, three girls (four black with some white) and … Continue reading

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Ways to be helpful

I just wanted to share some things for those on our puppy waiting list. These are ways that can make my life and the whole process for you and me easier. First off, please make sure you have “liked” and … Continue reading

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Class continues

This last week for class we met at the tallest (I think) building in town. It’s a whole three stories! 😉 hehe There is a bank located inside, plus many other businesses. The main floor was busy with activity and … 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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The dilemma

One thing I don’t like to do during the puppy matching process, is skip people and move on down my list. But unfortunately, sometimes I have to. My normal practice is to first send an email. Most of the time … Continue reading

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