Category Archives: Adding a Second Dog to Your Home

My Mother’s Menagerie

This week I welcome a guest writer to my blog. When I was a child we were lucky to spend time on Stoney Lake in the Kawartha’s in Ontario. It was a chance to reconnect with other families after a … Continue reading

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We Are Now A Two Dog Family

Today a second dog was added to our family and we are on cloud nine. Little Hot Ember – her given name at a breeders – chose us to be her forever family. We are delighted with her without even … Continue reading

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Can Dogs and Other Pets Get Along?

When I was growing up I was very lucky to experience a dog in my family, and many other family pets along the way. To me, it was quite normal to have the family pets all co-existing under one roof. … Continue reading

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Two of a Kind – Part Two

Dogs are the perfect connectors in life and I have been blessed making many special friendships with dogs and their owners over the years. I would like to introduce a second family who have two dogs of the same breed … Continue reading

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What a Pair!

The majority of dogs I have worked with have been registered breeds over the years. Thirty percent of my contacts have been with mixed breeds. It is time to highlight a few of them for you and hear their personal … Continue reading

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Socrates my Gentle Giant

The hardest part of my job as a dog walker has to be when a dog dies that has been part of my life for many years. I will be saluting some of them over the next few months in … Continue reading

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