Dog blog….you knew this was inevitable! :)

Ok so you knew this was coming sooner or later...more of the dog blogs :)  As many of you know I have always loved dogs and been a fan of this breed and prior to having my current 2 Weims Pip and Savannah I had Miss Chelsea. When I first got Chelsea I took some flack because I wasn't training her to hunt, I didn’t want to breed her, nor did I want to show her.  To many of those in the purebred Weim world this was as much as sacrilegious.   But that wasn’t important to me; what was impor...
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Living together; fighting cancer together: The Battle begins…

  It has certainly been a test of time, patience and self-restraint over the last few weeks; ergo my being a little elusive with my blogging as of late.  As much as I try to go with the flow and try to understand and put things into perspective as they arise; I can not seem to do it when it comes to the one thing in life that has no prejudices…Cancer.  Over the course of the years this disease has taken my family members and friends along the way….both 2 legged and 4.  I would gander a gue...
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Liver Souffle for our faithful furry friends

This time around I decided to toss in a recipe for those of you looking for a healthy homemade dog treat.  I say "Faithful furry friends" but dont have cats so you'll have to let me know if you try it for yours! One of my gals has cancer previously....notice I say "HAD" as she is thankfully still in remission!  Sorry I digress :)  Because of her cancer I have been very diligent in eliminating grains and sugar from her diet as it's a known factor that cancer cells and tumors feed on sugar an...
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I know, I know…

You get them up in the morning, feed them and get them ready for the day.  You pack a “to go” bag when leaving home.  You teach them languages and comprehension.  You teach them manners and don’t accept bad behavior; correcting it when it happens.  You reward them when they’ve done something good and the rest of the time you give them goodies for no other reason than you can.  You tell them to go lie down because it’s bedtime/nap time or just quiet time.  You get on the floor to play and w...
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Happy New Year to all!

Happy New Year to all! I hope this find you all well and many wishes to you and yours for an amazing 2013! Today’s post I thought I would deviate from my norm as of late which as you know have been recipes.  No worries many of those till to come down the road. ;)  Just thought i'd let you into a little corner of my world. For those of you that know me know that I have to dogs that I love to spend time with and take out for hikes...2 Weimaraners named Pip and Savannah.  And yes I am "that" w...
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Dog credited with saving baby’s life

This is just one of those feel good stories I had to post and share with you and re-enforces the fact that our dogs are much more in tune then we think. [youtube]http://youtu.be/BQvzKk9Tn0s[/youtube] PORTLAND, CT (WFSB) - A family in Portland is thanking their rescue dog for saving their infant daughter's life. "If Duke hadn't been so scared, we would have just gone to sleep," said Jenna Brousseau. On Sunday night, Duke, who was adopted nearly six years ago, jumped on the Broussea...
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