Apple Picking -- Tales and Tails

Bring On Autumn

by Houndstooth on

This past weekend was supposed to be the beginning of Autumn.  Instead, we saw a return to Summer temperatures that made it feel like we were in a broiler.  It was my first weekend off of work, and it took me most of Saturday to realize that my break is really here.  Unfortunately, the girls […]

Looking For Adventure -- Tales and Tails

Whatever Awaits Us

by Houndstooth on

It’s been a long and crazy week for me.  The last week before my break is always hectic, and this one had some extra curves thrown in.  As we close in on the end of this week, I find myself really tired and tempted to just sleep all day tomorrow, but I don’t want to […]

Bridge Bookends -- Tales and Tails

Eyes For You

by Houndstooth on

Not too long ago, someone offered me the opportunity to adopt a Greyhound puppy who had washed out of schooling for racing.  This little lady just didn’t have the interest and so they were looking to place her as a pet.  I saw her pictures and she is one adorable little dog.  My heart went […]

Life Is Ruff -- Tales and Tails

A Weekend Of Misadventure

by Bunny Hound on

Bunny here at the keyboard, writing about my weekend. I thought I’d be writing today to tell you all about what a great time I had at our annual Greyhound adoption group’s reunion, but it was not to be this weekend.  I am a disappointed hound.  It turns out that unlike me, Küster has to […]

Windows To The Soul -- Tales and Tails

A Good Therapy Dog

by Houndstooth on

I’ve been asked in the past about what makes a good therapy dog.  The answer to that question is complicated.  I think there are several types of dogs that can make a good therapy dog.  You do have to spend time training your dog, as well.  Even with raw potential, it needs some shaping.  You […]

Which One To Choose -- Tales and Tails

Behold, The Power Of Cookies

by Houndstooth on

It’s been awhile since I took photos of the dogs upstairs in my little photo studio.  The weather has been so beautiful that I’ve wanted to take pictures of them outside and focus not just on how pretty they are, but on the natural beauty around us.  This past weekend, however, found me putting the […]