Monthly Archives: January 2011

Another Puppy Mill Girl Surprise

Hope, our miniature schnauzer who was in an Amish puppy mill for five years, decided she wanted a walk and didn’t care if no one else wanted one. Hope started her “I want a walk” bark. Jake and Windy joined … Continue reading

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Wiener Dogs Are Wonderful

Even though Windy and Jake are the same breed, their personalities are different. Jake is more outgoing, Windy sedate. Jake can demand with a strong bark what he wants: treats, walks or attention. Windy, however, makes eyes at you while … Continue reading

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Tummy Rubs Mean More Than Comfort

Ah, what a life Jake has – no job, no mortgage and no worries. We take care of all that, and he can relax. When a dog shows you his tummy that tells you he accepts your authority. Also in … Continue reading

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