Apparently, today, Nov. 7, is National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day, so of course I couldn’t let today go by without posting something about it. The goal of the day is to raise awareness about this condition. I’ve thought a lot about what I should post. It’s been over a year since Toby passed away, and… Continue reading National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day
A few weeks ago I took the dogs with me to a place I have wanted to visit for such a long time – the Sussex County Sunflower Maze. It was was extremely hot, but super beautiful. The maze is perfect for social dogs because there is a lot of stimulation, between all the people,… Continue reading Dog-Friendly Sunflower Maze in Sussex, New Jersey
Warning: There are some very raw emotions on this blog post that deal with Toby’s death. Today is exactly six months since Toby passed away. Six months since I watched him die right in front of me in the bed I placed him in on my Dad’s kitchen floor. It feels like it was yesterday.… Continue reading Six Months Later ….
Having a sick dog is never something any pet owner wants to think about, but unfortunately it is the reality of having these four-legged friends in our life. Toby’s knee issues and 18-month battle with lymphoma was a really unfortunate lesson in learning to take care of an ill dog. But, if anything good came… Continue reading How to Prepare for Your Dog’s Illness While They Are Still Healthy
I’ve been finding it hard to blog lately. I’m not sure exactly what it is, because I always have a ton of ideas, fun stories, cute photos, tips, how-to posts and more in my head, but it always ends up being easier to post in the moment on social media, like Facebook or Instagram, instead… Continue reading Life Update: My Adorable Agility Dogs’ Progress
If you follow us on social media, Facebook or Instagram, you will know that we had quite the scare with Maddux over the weekend. Thank goodness it ended up not being anything serious, but he is on strict crate rest for two weeks. Long story short, Maddux was acting funny for a few days. It… Continue reading Maddux’s Health Scare
Okay, my headline is a little exaggerated. We don’t live in a frozen tundra, but the past week sure has felt like one! It’s been very, very cold – single digit temperatures, below zero wind chills and a bitter cold that I haven’t felt in a really long time. Of course, that means two very… Continue reading Brrr! Living in a Frozen Tundra
Happy New Year, friends! We have been a little quiet on social media the past week or so, because it’s been a bit of a tough holiday season for me. It’s the first set of holidays without Toby, but it’s also Bear’s first set of holidays. Well, at least his first set of holidays with… Continue reading Hello, 2018!
Guys, this was the best Christmas holiday I have had in such a long time! We left on the day before Christmas Eve to go to my aunt’s farm in Virginia, and we ended up staying until New Year’s Day. First off, the boys had so much fun playing with my aunt’s dogs, having the… Continue reading Holiday Recap
A Rescue Dog’s Holiday Tale By Maddux Maskaly T’was the night before Puppy Bowl, and I was a wreck. I figured all I’d get that Christmas was coal, while all the other puppies got a house with a deck. I did have some hope, that someone would pick me up and call me… Continue reading A Rescue Dog’s Holiday Tale