Someone asked me that a couple of holiday seasons ago, “What does your dog get for Christmas?” I probably looked at them like they were crazy. About like I look at little dogs in Halloween costumes. Cute. Funny. Creative. But weird. Don’t get me wrong. Halloween is a week away, and I think costumes on … Read moreWhat Does Your Dog Get For Christmas?
My favorite breed of dog is, hands down, the Australian shepherd. Y’all know that. Saturday night I babysat for a friend who’s lucky enough to have not only three children (one is a foster child and y’all won’t see her here – legal blah blahs), but a gorgeous red Aussie! Bella is a beautiful Aussie, … Read moreMy Favorite Breed
Today is just fun with dogs. On my personal blog I did a Funny Bone Monday for over a year. Jokes, fun videos, silly things, every Monday. It was probably my favorite thing about blogging for awhile (I worked weekend nights then and wasn’t up to a “real” post on Mondays). My Hunny has become … Read moreJust Fun With Dogs
Volunteering with rescue dogs … y’all remember that I was going to take the class this last weekend in order to volunteer at the city shelter? When I said local, turns out that really meant 45 minutes away on the extreme other side of town. Yeah. Here’s what I’ll be doing instead: Isn’t the pup … Read moreVolunteering with Rescue Dogs, An Update
Wednesday’s tragic events got me thinking much more seriously about a hawk deterrent for the flock. I have two beautiful Australian Shepherd mixes, who more or less live indoors, so they don’t do much to protect my chickens and ducks. I’m reasonably sure that having them, their scent and droppings in the yard, keeps four … Read moreHawk Deterrent for the Flock