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Bittersweet

Yesterday was different, exciting and sad at the same time. We had special friends driving from far away to pick up our sweet Glory. And they brought with them, our Rosebud! These friends (like family) first connected with us about … Continue reading

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Future plans

A lot of people ask me on Puppy  Delivery Day, “Isn’t it hard to let them go?” “Don’t you get attached to the puppies?” And I do get attached to them. After planning the “wedding” of their parents months in … Continue reading

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It’s kind of weird

The day after a litter goes home it just feels weird around here; like something is missing. Sometimes I find myself heading upstairs to take care of the puppies first thing in the morning and then remember they’re not there. … Continue reading

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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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Treasure

Treasure has enjoyed motherhood and we’ve loved seeing her with her babies over the years, but it’s time for her to have her own special family to spoil her for the rest of her days. Treasure will be spayed when … Continue reading

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Boy Cavaliers

Lyric is getting a playmate next week. Of course, there will be “hover-mother” supervision so she doesn’t torment the little tyke. In fact, it may be weeks before they actually get to play together. What am I talking about? Yes, … Continue reading

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I hate goodbyes

I get asked a lot if my puppy delivery day is hard. “I would get so attached to those puppies I wouldn’t be able to let them go” is voiced quite often. Of course, I love the puppies, but that’s … Continue reading

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Transitions

Being a dog breeder is kind of like being a farmer 😉 How you may ask? Well, if we are going to continue raising these adorable Cavapoos (which we plan to!) we always have to be thinking ahead, planning for … Continue reading

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Planning ahead

As a dog breeder, I always have to be looking to the future; researching, planning, etc. I kind of compare it to a farmer. My father-in-law used to farm grapes and almonds. Plants and trees have to “retire” at some point, … Continue reading

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The hardest part

I get asked a lot if my puppy delivery day is the hardest. “I would get so attached to those puppies I wouldn’t be able to let them go” is voiced quite often. Of course, I love the puppies, but … Continue reading

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