There They Are

There They Are

Both of Hope’s eyes are fully open but her world is still rather blurry. Puppies cannot see very well until they are about 4 weeks old but they can see things that are close up. She has yet to follow my finger but some of the newly opened eye glaze is starting...

I’m The Chill Pillow

The temperatures have finally dipped and the blankets are now being used by both canine and humans. I was cold enough today to be covered but Barbie and Dude clearly preferred laying on the blanket to the cold leather couch so they used my covered leg as their pillow....
Winky-Doo

Winky-Doo

I woke to a beautiful wink from Hope today – Both of her eyes have finally started to open, with her right eye being more open than the other. When she is nursing, it looks like she is winking at me. And even though she still cannot see, I swear it has increased...

And So They Wait

With Barbie entering her first heat, often times it is a split heat where the first portion never brings her to ovulation. She has stopped spotting but is still swollen and emitting the smells of her season. The boys haven’t been screaming and going nuts but are...
Welcoming You to the World of Showing Dogs!

Welcoming You to the World of Showing Dogs!

Welcoming You to the World of Showing Dogs! I was recently asked to submit a chapter for a new book on showing Chihuahuas and my topic was to be from that of a newbie. With a year of dog showing under my belt this month, I have to say, what I have learned is the...