Puppy Aptitude Tests

Even though I had to drive three hours one way to take the puppies to have their puppy aptitude tests conducted, it was well worth the time. It was fascinating to the puppies’ reactions to a new person in a very scary environment. The testing was conducted at the Bon Clyde Learning Center in Sanford, […]

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Pyro goes to her new home.

Pyro went to a local fly ball home on Tuesday. Yes, I know, I do not have much good to say about fly ball, but to each their own. The couple that took her have another Border Collie that they are training to run fly ball (she’ll be ready to run in January) and were […]

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Back in the saddle.

I spent a good part of August and the beginning of September worrying about whether the lady from Canada was going to (1) take a puppy and (2) transport the other one or two puppies (it was up in the air whether three were going to go or not) to Canada when she returned from […]

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Is it really Saturday?

I got up early this morning and had to really think to myself, is it Saturday or do I have one more day of work before a day off? It is a good thing it’s Saturday so I can take my time getting done what I need to. The puppies trashed their pen last night. […]

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Puppies Taking Over My Life

You know your mind is on little else besides the puppies when you are walking through the small mall attached to the building you work in and see a group of children on a field trip and you think to yourself, I wish I could bring the puppies here to play with the children to […]

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A Walk on the Wild Side

On my way home last night I stopped and picked up venison and caribou scraps from the local processor. I hadn’t fed caribou before and was excited to do so. It was a big hit as was the meaty venison rib cage I brought home. The puppies had as much fun with that one as […]

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Six Weeks Old Today!

It’s hard to believe that three puppies will be going to their new homes next Tuesday. I don’t know what I’ll do with all the extra free time! Poor Gel and Midge are getting very little work these days because the puppies are taking up so much of my time. I’ve done a good job […]

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