Category Archives: Dogs and Their Routines

A Great Dane Rescue – A Lovely “Tail”

I love meeting people and their dogs, which is a perk I enjoy daily when I am out on my walks. For months I have been watching an unlikely pair at the dog off-leash park, a senior gentleman and a … Continue reading

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Celebrating your Dog’s Birthday

Our dog Ember had her eighth birthday on May 26th; this was a special day for us. We have never celebrated any of her birthdays before because she joined our family less than a month ago. I have started asking … Continue reading

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Dogs and the Mailman

As I write this post I am smiling as every dog I have encountered has had different experiences with the mailman. I am confident that every dog owner could tell a great mailman story from years gone by. Because of … Continue reading

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Harrison the Beagle

At the off leash parks every visit can be an adventure. I had no idea one morning what I was about to witness. The park was fairly quiet; there were maybe five dogs with their owners. In the distance we … Continue reading

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Dogs and their Daily Routines

Most of our family dogs have routines; some we have created for them, and others they come up with themselves over time. Dogs and children are very alike in many ways; consistency in their lives certainly helps with the household … 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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The Dogwalker Detective

There are many things to enjoy when walking a dog. I love the freedom to go where ever I want without being told, and the unpredictability every walk can bring. This week in California a professional dog walker was walking … Continue reading

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Dog and Owner Pet Peeves

I was thinking the other day that we often tell others things that our dogs do that bother us. However, when you think about it, this simple fact could be flipped around. We complain about our dogs waking us up … Continue reading

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