Coat’s Comin’ In

Coat’s Comin’ In

So now that Barbie’s babies are 3 months old, her coat is star tog to come backing – very slowing but it’s coming. Females loose their coat from nursing and all of the hormones. This pregnancy and nursing really seemed to take it’s toll on her...

The Burrower

Ty has always been the burrower in the bunch. He would position himself underneath dog bed while in the puppy pen and under the blankets while in the whelping box.  I have always found it interesting because he is a long coat and usually smooth coats are the...
The Evolution of a Long Coat

The Evolution of a Long Coat

I have been mentioning the “puppy uglies” that long coat Chihuahua puppies go through, for years. Seriously, there are so pups that get down right nasty looking! The loss of their puppy coat begins around 3 1/2-4 months and for a period of time there, they...

What A Cat Bed Can Teach You

I like to have a couple crawl-in cat beds on hand for puppies because they make a fabulous den for more than one little one. With the temps getting down over night, I thought I would put one in for the girls to use tonight. Within minutes, they made it their own and...

Our Land Shark

Today was bath day – Full of blow dries and nail trims. It only takes about an hour and twenty minutes to do our entire crew. Not so bad if you ask me. And now that we are much heavier in the long coat variety, we have a bit more fun when it comes to bath time....