What To Do When Your Dog Alerts to a Ghost

What To Do When Your Dog Alerts to a Ghost

I love this time of year, because it’s suddenly okay to talk about our real experiences with the paranormal. Mostly, I roll my eyes at the ghost hunter shows or get excited about the latest Paranormal Activity movie. But I rarely admit that I believe in ghosts.  So...
What I Learned After I Hit My Dog

What I Learned After I Hit My Dog

One night, before Rodrigo and Sydney were 2 years old, I was playing with them in the living room. The dogs were allowed rawhide chews back then, because they needed something to curb their chewing drive and I couldn’t find anything else that was affordable that...
Tip on Stopping Incessant Barking

Tip on Stopping Incessant Barking

Last month I wrote about reducing barking. When our pack starts barking at a stranger, they sound scary. If they’re alerting to a critter, then their barking pitch becomes ear splitting. I can get pretty damn annoying if it goes on for a long time, so although I...
Keeping Our Littermates Happy with Variety

Keeping Our Littermates Happy with Variety

One of the arguments for switching to raw dog food is that no one wants to eat the same meal daily.  Makes sense.  I sure don’t (although I do have a Starbucks raspberry/lemon parfait at least 4 days a week). Our dogs eat turkey at most meals, but I switch up...
Things We Do that Annoy Our Dogs

Things We Do that Annoy Our Dogs

Last week, I was reading an article, 11 Things Humans Do that Dogs Hate, and it made me think of the times when we annoyed our dogs.   We have an easy going pack, but we do get on their nerves every now and then… Rodrigo He doesn’t like it when I blow in...