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Search And Rescue Saturday — Training Slump

by Mr. Taleteller on

Readers, it is summer.  This means hot temperatures, lots of sweat, and for me — I’m in a training slump. Slump: A period of poor or losing play by team or individual.  A sudden decrease.  Merriam-Webster  Now this slump is really irritating.   It’s not planned.  If it were, it would be called a break […]

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It Felt Like A Five Dog Night

by Houndstooth on

Like a lot of pet owners, Mr. Taleteller and I let our dogs sleep on the bed with us if they want to.  Our first Greyhound always wanted to sleep on the bed with us, but the other three we had while she was alive all preferred to sleep on their own beds and not […]

Morgan -- Tales and Tails

Mean Green

by Houndstooth on

If you’re a long time reader of the blog, you know that while Morgan has a lot of challenging issues, she also has one self appointed job in the world.  That job is to keep the rest of the pack safe.  Most of the time, that usually involves a great effort on her part to […]

Twists And Turns -- Tales and Tails

You’ve Come A Long Way

by Houndstooth on

It’s almost the end of our time teaching dog obedience this year and I find myself reflecting on how far these kids and their dogs have come.  I mentioned earlier that this year we have a very young group of kids and dogs.  That brings its own set of challenges, but I think there are […]

You Got A Friend In Me -- Tales and Tails

Adventures In Entertaining Canine House Guests

by Houndstooth on

Bunny here at the keyboard to share a little about my busy week as a canine hostess. We have a friend named Dash who is an Australian Shepherd, and if you’ve read the blog for a little while, you might recognize him because he’s come to visit us before.  He is one lucky pup because […]

Fast Friends -- Tales and Tails

Take Time To Play

by Houndstooth on

This week, we’ve had some guests at our house and we’ve been enjoying their company.  Dash and his human have stayed at our house before, and we are always happy to have them back.  The last visit was the first time Dash was here, even though his dad has been at our house before, and […]