Birthday Bunny -- Tales and Tails

How We’ve Grown

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If you’re a long time reader of this blog, you may have noticed that at its core, this blog is often a love letter to a certain little golden hound.  The truth is, this blog wouldn’t exist if Bunny hadn’t come into my life and I’m amazed by how we’ve grown.  Before Bunny, there was […]

A Sense of Contentment -- Tales and Tails

Enough Of This Time Change Business

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I’m not sure about any of you out there reading, but I have had enough of this time change business.  It’s an antiquated notion that we don’t really need anymore, and I think anyone with dogs or children will tell you that it’s more trouble than it’s worth.  This week, we were supposed to get […]

Blanketed In Love -- Tales and Tails

Blanket Policy

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Here in the Midwest, we have gone from unseasonably warm to unusually chilly, literally overnight.  It’s been a bit of a shock to everyone’s system, but we seem to be dealing with it differently.  One thing that we can agree on is that there is no blanket policy that suits everyone, although there is a […]

So Sleepy -- Tales and Tails

How To Make A Bed

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You might have seen the title of this post and wondered if you’d come to the right place today.  You’re probably thinking that you already know how to make a bed.  I assure you that you have found the same dog blog that you always read.  Most people have a pretty straightforward way of making […]

You Shouldn't Have -- Tales and Tails

Worth The Effort

by Houndstooth on

This weekend, we’ll be celebrating a birthday for a certain pointy eared dog at our house.  I had no idea how Morgan would change our lives when she first came to live with us, but I can say that I’m happy we’ve had the experience.  She has definitely been the most challenging dog that either […]

Trick Or Tweet -- Tales and Tails

When Treats Are Tricks

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Every year, we put the Halloween collars on Bunny and Flattery so they can help us greet the trick or treaters at the door on the big night.  The last few years, however, we have seen very few kids out looking for treats.  There’s been a town wide party at the VFW and a lot […]