Tag Archives: Dachshunds

Dog Doctors Stay Glued To Their Patient

Two fabulous doctors have been watching over me this week. Well, Jake is the fully trained physician. Windy is an intern. Jake is attuned to people’s moods and physical states. When one of us is ill or upset, Jake goes … Continue reading

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Grandma’s House Goes To The Dogs

Jake and Windy had a nice Thanksgiving at their grandma’s house. Today we hit Petsmart for Christmas presents. Unfortunately, the furkids were left at Grandma’s; however, they didn’t take carpet revenge. Don’t tell them they will get new beds, toys … Continue reading

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Driving With Dogs

The family will be hitting the road for Thanksgiving. Jake and Windy are ready to travel. The dog bedding is clean, treats and toys are packed and other necessities are ready. The other necessities I mean are for any contingencies, … Continue reading

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Sleeping With Dogs

More people sleep with the dogs than they would care to admit. We will admit it. Jake and Windy do not rule our king-sized bed, and we let them know that. Experts say having a dog in your bed can … Continue reading

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Watching TV With The Dogs

Windy, Jake and I were watching Too Cute: Puppies on Animal Planet last night. The show followed the births of litters of Golden Retrievers, Labrador Retrievers and Shih Tzus. Cuteness abounded with the babies growing to the weaning stage. All … Continue reading

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Sleeping Dogs Don’t Need Encouragement

Windy knows how to take it easy. This little diva loves the bed. Our bed. Yes, we let the furkids sleep with us. They are polite, snuggly bed partners. But Windy could spend all day in bed. When she has … Continue reading

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Dogs Do Like To Travel

I have to be out of town the rest of this week, and the furkids don’t like it. Jake learned years ago what a suitcase means. He gets excited when it is packed. After the death of my father, who … Continue reading

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Doggies Don’t Like Rain

Rain ruins routines. Jake and Windy do not like to get their precious footsies wet. Neither wanted to walk down the ramp to the backyard in the morning drizzle. I put Windy on the ramp, stood in the doorway to … Continue reading

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Damage Done By Puppy Mills

A new study confirms everything that has been said about emotional damage from puppy mills. http://bit.ly/psa5v1 Dogs kept in puppy mills for years as breeding stock are severely psychologically damaged, and this study is supposedly the first research that confirms … Continue reading

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We Are Back

September was a cruel month. Jake, Windy, my husband and I had to go out of town. My father-in-law died. Jake was sensitive to my mother-in-law. Shortly after we arrived, and several times a day while we were there, Jake … Continue reading

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