every dog has his day

and today is Charlies day … One year old Charlie, after his foster mom left him here. Look at that worried little face.  After two years, he still worries and wonders where mom is going. Poor thing.  Not. Everywhere you go, there he is and …  … he’s always ready in a nano second. Chaz…

just jake

“For people with patience, time with a dog is a little slice of heaven.”  ― J.J. Brown “I’ve seen a look in dogs’ eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are nuts.” ― John Steinbeck   “Don’t make the mistake of treating your dogs like…

green river dog park

you can’t miss it … although you may forget that you’ve been there before.

it’s time

Taking the boys on a walk is not an option, just ask Charlie. While Prince Jake is still in bed, Charlie will start prepping me for the upcoming event, at the same time everyday. It use to be a nuisance until I realized … if they didn’t pester me, I wouldn’t take the time, and then I’d miss…

teaching dogs to spell

Rob just started asking me if Jake and Charlie got a “Tip” (meaning snack) after going potty outside. His reasoning … we’ve overused the words snackies, treats and chewy bones. I was listening.  He went on to say that since we already spell  W.A.L.K  we should probably spell  T.I.P  so we won’t have to find…

Out of Commission

Suppose it was bound to happen … it’s winter in Minnesota. I would have preferred my left hand instead of my right but oh so grateful that it was just my hand breaking away from my wrist and not my hip. Still had to have surgery.  That was freaky. Tried to go to my special…