Category: DOG BLOGS

My Doggy Bucket List

My Doggy Bucket List I’m just mad about dogs…all dogs, every breed, and size, I often spend my time daydreaming of all the dogs I would like to have in my life, one way or the other. It is not a practical bucket list but an idealistic one. So, there are no exceptions.   I…

Darcy, Miniature Dachshund.

It’s approaching two years since Darcy came to stay with us. Sometimes I feel like my training fell upon deaf ears, which anyone with a dachshund will experience on a day-to-day basis. Ask them to stop barking at next doors cat for the umpteenth time and they happily ignore you, but one creak of the…

Introducing a Puppy to an Older Dog.

Introducing a Puppy to an Older Dog. When we lost Alfie suddenly, one of my main concerns was for Holly, who was his constant companion for the whole of his nine years,  They did everything together sleep, eat they even pooed in unison! Holly was the oldest and definitely the boss but Alfie was her…

Do Dogs Dream?

  Do Dogs Dream? Anyone who has ever sat beside a dog pawing the air, growling and yapping whilst supposedly fast asleep will have no doubt that dogs dream. And experts agree. They believe that dogs enter the R.E.M stage of sleep just like we do. That is the deep sleep or Rapid Eye Movement…

Charlie and Joe

Charlie and Joe are a bonded pair or should I say that Joe is bonded to Charlie, so much so that Joe cries when he isn’t in the same room and becomes traumatized if Charlie just goes upstairs for a bath! Charlie is the oldest and a cross between Lhaso Apso and Shihtzu, Just one look…