Monthly Archives: March 2015

H O W do you train?

Here’s a very interesting article by Buzz Cecil. An excerpt: What you do have, if at all lucky, is an 8-10 week old pup who has only known his brothers and sisters and mom and maybe the breeder ― yep, … Continue reading

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Katy – Offering Play Bows

3/23/2015 The lump on Katy’s side has broken open and scabbed over. I’ll keep an eye on it. If it doesn’t heal up, she’ll have to go to the vet. She’s been licking her right front foot but I don’t … Continue reading

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Katy’s week

3/18/2015 While I was fixing breakfast this morning, Katy was running back and forth between the kitchen doorway and the couch. At one point she barked at me like she was saying, “Hurry up!” With her eating her dry food … Continue reading

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Katy 3_17

I forgot to mention in yesterday’s post that we still need to put her in the crate when we leave. One morning Katy tried to come into the kitchen when I was fixing breakfast. Candy snapped at her then Molly … Continue reading

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Katy 3_16

3/11/2015 The past few days we were able to sit beside her in late evening. Last night she spent the whole day behind the couch when she was inside. This evening, she got on the couch with Molly and stayed … Continue reading

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Katy – 3 Steps Forward, 2 Steps Back

It’s 3 steps forward and 2 steps back with Miss Katy. She loves being outside but won’t get near people when she is. She will follow the other dogs in sometimes. Yesterday she wouldn’t let Burt or me get near … Continue reading

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Katy 3_7

Katy spent almost all day outside today. She’s not coming to me inside or out. I finally got her to come inside by tossing chicken to all the dogs. Here’s a short video of Katy coming near to get a … Continue reading

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Katy Being Normal

Katy and I did a 3-day Canine Emotional Detox with Diane Garrod. It was tough on her because even a short massage was invasive and she had a lot of trouble relaxing. We had very small break throughs over the … Continue reading

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Katy – Vet Visit

Last evening she was on the couch, got down, and started walking around the end of the couch. I put her in her room & she pooped & peed on the sod almost right away. Then I let her out … Continue reading

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