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How To Make Time To Train Your Dog

How To Make Time To Train Your Dog

When do I get to come out of this crate! When’s my turn at nosework!?  Below is a snapshot of my calendar from last week. Things were… well a little nuts. I think most folks at this point know that...

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Benefits of Swimming: Young & Old Dogs

Benefits of Swimming: Young & Old Dogs

Why Swimming Rocks During The Winter: I know I have been a broken record when it comes to winter activities but I’m now taking both the doxies to a swim facility for dogs once a week. I don’t know why...

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Senior Dogs Have My Heart: A Book Signing

Senior Dogs Have My Heart: A Book Signing

Have you heard of the Dane term Hygge- visit http://www.visitdenmark.com/hygge (pronounced Hooga)? I embrace this “feeling” when I’m with all my dogs but Bruisy (now 12+) especially. Hooga means -“the recipe for a better life”. Clearly my life is better because...

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Keep Dogs Sane On Rainy Days

Keep Dogs Sane On Rainy Days

#Ad #Chewy Influencer Have you heard of or seen these Kong Wobblers? This month as part of the Chewy Influencer program we reviewed the Kong-shaped Wobbler and I wanted to test the product with Bruiser. Bruiser is very persistent! The...

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Guide Dogs for the Blind: A Campus Visit

Guide Dogs for the Blind: A Campus Visit

On the way to Mt. Hood in Boring, Oregon is the campus for The Guide Dogs for the Blind. I’m a BIG fan of the “working dog” and haven’t had many opportunities to write about the amazing things dogs do...

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Darwin’s: We love Lamb!

Darwin’s: We love Lamb!

Top reasons to consider feeding Lamb to your dog Thank you Darwin’s! #sponsored Disclaimer: We received Lamb from Darwin’s as part of their blogger program in exchange for an honest review.  I only share information about products that I believe in...

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Snuffle Mat: Time to Hunt

Snuffle Mat: Time to Hunt

I didn’t even have time to put the mat on the floor before Walter jumped onto the chair to start hunting! Good grief! Training tools is the theme for this week’s Positive Training hop. I’m focusing on training “calm” behavior...

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Does Your Dog Point? Wordless Wednesday

Does Your Dog Point? Wordless Wednesday

All three of our dogs point all the time – do you dogs point when they’re on a scent? (I’m trying to make these wordless posts… so this is almost wordless) This is a blog hop! Happy hopping!

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Resource Guarding Tips: Use High Reward Treats (Jerky!)

Resource Guarding Tips: Use High Reward Treats (Jerky!)

#sponsored I’m a Chewy influencer! This post is dedicated to sweet Shermie who is in the first picture above with the Honest Kitchen Jerky Treats bag. He’s a resource guarder. I’m not going to write a long post about this...

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Wordless Wednesday: Change a Pet’s Life Day

Wordless Wednesday: Change a Pet’s Life Day

We passed by this truck on our walk today — very cool old (retro) truck but totally out of place! Sometimes Walter’s ears flip over so I put them back “as designed”. Today is “change a pet’s life day” so...

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