February is Heart Health Awareness Month. This is an ideal time to discuss dogs and how they can help with your heart health. There have been so many studies done on the benefits of having a dog in your life. I even wrote a research paper on senior citizens and the health benefits of dog […]

Posts for February 2024

February 15, 2024

Dogs Help Keep Your Heart Healthy

February is the month to take a look at your furry family member’s teeth an dental health. They may need a dental cleaning from a veterinarian. It is important to check their mouths and teeth at the very least once a week. It is important to take care of your furry family member’s teeth. There […]

Posts for February 2024

February 2, 2024

February is National Pet Dental Month

This February 3rd is National Doggie Date Night. What a phenomenal way to spend time making memories with your furry family members. This blog post will give you some fun and unique ideas on how to celebrate this day or night. Doggie Date Night can be beneficial for you and your furry family members. It […]

Posts for January 2024, Uncategorized

January 25, 2024

Doggie Date Night

January is national walk your dog month. Walking your dog provides many health benefits to you and your furry family member. There are physical and mental benefits. This activity helps build trust and confidence with your canine companion. I love to take Zelda Sayre on a Scent or Sniff Safaris. This is where she gets […]

Posts for January 2024

January 13, 2024

January is for Scent Safari’s and Dog Walks

I am so thrilled to be back writing my blog again. I hope everyone had a joyous holiday season and a Happy New Year! This month is National Train Your Dog. It is imperative for your furry family member to have the knowledge of some basic commands. In my opinion the most important one is […]

Posts for January 2024

January 8, 2024

National Train Your Dog Month

Christmas is only 12 days away. I was blown away when I found out the percentages of pet parents who spend significant amounts of money on their furry family members. Chewy.com states 94% of pet parents buy gifts for their furry family members. 58% wrap their pets gifts and 87% have stockings for their pets […]

Posts for December 2023

December 13, 2023

Christmas Has Gone to the Dogs…

In mid-August this year we heard about a respiratory illness affecting dogs in Oregon, particularly a rescue called The Asher House. This mystery illness has spread to 14 states. These states include: California Colorado Florida Georgia Idaho Illinois Indiana Maryland Massachusetts New Hampshire Oregon Rhode Island Vermont Washington In Oregon alone over 200 cases have […]

Post for November 2023

November 30, 2023

DOG MYSTERY ILLNESS

It has been a cold, wet and exciting week. We have visited so many places in Oregon. Our rental home was walking distance to OSU campus which has breath taking fall foliage. We enjoyed several walks on campus grounds. We spent quite a bit of time on the coast. I will surely miss Oregon and […]

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November 9, 2023

Goonies… Never Say Die

It is day 4 of vacation and it has been a blast so far. We drove to Reno, Nevada the 1st day it felt like we would NEVER get there over 13 hours in the car. Zelda Sayre was a trooper. Our only major stop along the way was Hoover dam. We really enjoyed the […]

Posts from Vacation 2023

November 5, 2023

Hello From The Road

I am so excited! We are leaving on vacation in 4 days! My adult children are taking over the business. We are going to have a blast. We are celebrating our 25th year anniversary. We are using rental homes the entire way this time. Zelda Sayre will accompany us as my service dog. I am […]

Posts for October 2023

October 28, 2023

New Adventures with Hubby and Zelda Sayre