Well hey there. Thinking of adopting a puppy? They're soooooo cute, right? Those little faces. The cuddly fur. The sad puppy dog eyes looking at you just tugging at your soul begging to be taken home and live happily ever in your house? Welcome to your reality check. It's not a bad one. I'm not going to talk you out of it and I'm not going to … [Read more...]

It's possible that all this snowed in nonsense has gotten to me but in between shoveling sessions yesterday, I created an Instagram account for the dog. She's always doing crazy things, to the point where I've started titling it "Maisie Misbehaving" on my Facebook status updates so I figured she's earned herself her own little account to show off … [Read more...]

A couple of weeks ago, I was chatting with a random lady at the dog park. We were talking about our rescue mixes. She told me she had recently tested her dog to find out what he was mixed with breed-wise using the Wisdom Panel. I hadn't heard of such a thing! Previously, I thought the only way to test my pup's heritage would be via an expensive … [Read more...]

So puppy training is going as well as to be expected lately... Maisie loves to chew pretty much anything she can get her little puppy teeth on. Our arms, the trim in the kitchen, toys and more. Here's a photo I snapped of her yesterday after she destroyed the tennis ball on the end of this pull toy. She's such a little nugget! But we love her … [Read more...]