The Adventures

Adventures are in the eye of the beholder. Whether it is caring for your puppy through the night, learning how to DIY raw feed your dog, or hitting the backroads of places unknown to you, adventures are adventures, big or small. Walking your dog from the front door to the car can be a big…

Duck Egg Binding – soft shell

So I have been in the duck world for eight months now. And like a new duck owner should be, I have been on a giant learning curve, and pretty much everything new throws me back to the drawing board so to speak. I have been reading every article that has ‘duck’ in it, buying…

Snake Bite Prevention & Care

The best possible prevention is being prepared and using good common sense, so let this information serve as that tool so you can have a great experience in the front/back country. This is simple and practical advice from me to you. And as always, when you are out in the front/back country you are a…

Water is Life …How you can help at Standing Rock

We pulled into our driveway last night, happy, tired, thoughts reeling, kind of hungry, kind of not, looking forward to bed, and maybe some pie. I am fully aware I am a tall substantial white woman, so I am not even going to try to explain the Native American experience at Standing Rock, but I am…

a splash pond kind of day!

It’s been hot for us, and it feels wonderful, but definitely hot. Our dogs are still having fun in the yard, but the real play happens in the pond, and it has been awesome! For those of you new to our dog pond, it was our project last summer. POND PROJECT It’s been wet and…

dog pond project – day #2

So I knew that putting in a water element, pond, falls, wasn’t going to be as easy as say digging a hole and filling with water and, Ta Da! a pond! But this is taking more thought than I had anticipated. After we dug the initial hole, and kind of got a feel for the…

The Awesomeness of Urine

I needed to hold out for some snow. You see urine doesn’t mean much to some, in regards to our dogs, unless we can see it! Say good bye to that old saying don’t eat the yellow snow! It turns out yellow snow isn’t so bad, may not taste all that good, but there are…