Category Archives: Getting a new puppy.

Doggie Daycare..Money Well Spent.

I haven’t had a dog of my own since Hallee was very small.  With a special needs child, a new baby and then living in an apartment that didn’t allow dogs, it just wasn’t in the picture for us.  Not to mention I was dirt poor back then and knew that I wouldn’t be able to […]

Taking the next step in tick control.

Our house is in a rural setting and our back yard is field and scrub as far back as you can see.  To say that ticks like it here is an understatement.  The first day we moved into this house 3 years ago, I found a tick on the bathroom floor.  I thought to myself, “Ooh, […]

This 99 cent product could save your dog’s life.

When we got a puppy the first thing my sister (dog breeder and shower for all of her adult life) told me was, “Get and keep hydrogen peroxide in the house”.  Hydrogen peroxide, when given to a dog who has just eaten something dangerous (your pills, raisins, antifreeze, etc) induces vomiting in dogs.  Quickly.  Volcanically. […]

Here’s a deal you won’t want to brush under the rug!

While perusing Ocean State Job Lot yesterday, I saw these AWESOME indoor/outdoor rugs.  They have so many colors, sizes and shapes, all for super cheap! Now the sign says “Outdoor”, but I’m totally using them inside.  They’re made from that jute/plastic type stuff and are full on bomb proof.  They’re water/spill proof and super lightweight and […]