Make an Adorable DIY Dog Bed With Copper Rivets

A few months ago I bought Juniper an orthopedic, tempurpedic dream of a dog bed … which she unzipped and ate within the first 20 minutes of being alone with it....more

Puppies Are Jerks. Adopt an Older Dog!

Since I was a child, I've always had a dog. So when my childhood dog passed away, I have always wanted another companion to keep me company. Having a dog is a true commitment, both financially and time-wise. ...more
I did a speech about this. There are too many dogs in the US, and yet we still have breeders and ...more

The Journey From "Just a Mother"

I couldn’t look at her. I saw a glimpse of us in her bedroom closet mirror and the image made me doubt everything I just said minutes before. She was crying those type of tears where she had to stop every few seconds and gasp for a deep breath. And I looked broken....more
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Why I Chose to Adopt

Disclaimer..I'm talking about dogs not children here, although my dogs are my children. After reading a great post from Alanna at Alanna and Co about the reasons why to adopt an older dog instead of a puppy I started to think of my own motivations for adopting this bundle of spunk. ...more

Camping With Your Dog

Dogs naturally love to be outdoors, and camping is an affordable and fun way to bond with your four-legged friend. Whether you are headed out to the rugged backcountry or opting for local car camping at a nearby campground, a few key essentials will ensure a safe and fun trip for you and your canine. ...more

The Greatest Horse of All - the story of Falstaff, the rescuer . . .

Sir John Falstaff was my hero. He wasn’t just a horse he was the most amazing, empathic, caring and perfect friend anyone could ever ask for. I got him when he was three, an oversized bay paint/draft cross with a sweet disposition and a shy eye. I lost him at age 14 to complications from coronavirus, and while two years have passed, not a day goes by that I don’t feel the pain of his absence. When Falstaff was alive, each morning I’d feed him breakfast then lead him up the hill to his paddock....more

Make an Adorable DIY Dog Bed With Copper Rivets

A few months ago I bought Juniper an orthopedic, tempurpedic dream of a dog bed … which she unzipped and ate within the first 20 minutes of being alone with it....more

Buying the Right to Make a Correction.

 She’s Tomboy. I don’t write about her often enough; she’s a little more serious than my corgi men. She’s a Briard, a French herding breed that has a very protective side....more

The Story of the Smallest, Dearest Steer

Not every animal on Locket’s Meadow has a “happily ever after” story. For some, the only solution to their situation is half an answer, or the best we can do with what we have....more

SEAL PUP RESCUE – WEEK 2 UPDATE. IT’S A GIRL!

This is the week 2 update of our seal pup rescue.This week we come to the conclusion that Sealie is a girl. This is because the belly button is disappearing and she has no other holes on her underside.She has been named Dilla, after the last people that inhabited on the Island where she was found some way up the Þjórsá river in south Iceland....more

SEAL PUP RESCUE – WEEK 1 UPDATE, SEALIE AT SLAKKI!

On Saturday 30th May we received a phone call at Slakki asking if we were able to take an abandoned seal pup and help it. Being who we all are at Slakki we said yes! Later that afternoon the beautiful seal pup arrived....more

How to Ride like a Kid.

 Remember riding when you were a kid?...more

Fashion

Ok I am excited to be blogging I am a big writer so I love fashion once I dressed up my dog with all this cool stuff and my brother thought you dog was a human I mean hahaha lol....more