A Chill In The Air

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After a July that was one of the hottest in history, it feels a little crazy that we are at the beginning of September now with temperatures that we usually see at the end of the month.  It’s a bit brisk in the early mornings and in the evenings, it’s getting dark and there’s a […]

You’ve Been Chosen

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It’s no mystery to me why so many people love their dogs.  Dogs have a unique way of making you feel like the most important person in the world and it’s hard to resist that allure.  My dogs are no different, although they each have their individual ways of letting you know that you’ve been […]

The Road Block

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Over the weekend, I had some plans to go out do a few things, and my plan was to leave the dogs at home.  It wasn’t anything they couldn’t go along for, really, but it also wasn’t something they needed to be with me for.  I figured they’d be more comfortable at home.  Mr. Taleteller […]

Who’s Training Who

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If you’ve read the blog for a while, you know that there’s an ongoing struggle in our house to train Flattery to do, well, a lot of things.  She learns things differently than any other dog I’ve ever worked with and oftentimes, the way her brain works baffles me.  Sometimes, I think that’s all a […]

Once In A Lifetime

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This week we heard a lot of buzz in the United States about the once in a lifetime event of the total solar eclipse.  Like most people here, I was excited to see it, and I was lucky that it coincided with my break at work so I could step outside in my special glasses […]