New Year

According to JaYoBaCa, there’s a serious lack of fun times going on here. However, according to client dogs, there’s a serious amount of fun going on. Although 2016 started with incredible shiny and sparkly joyousness …. … it… Read More

The Mad Dash

I think I logged about 25 miles last week. That’s dog miles. Distance walked or half-jogged with the dogs. I don’t wear a pedometer or any of the fancy gadgets that are essentially the same thing, so my… Read More

Come As You Are

I found a tee-shirt at a thrift store in Canada several years ago that said “Stereotyping Saves Time.” Because I have a quirky sense of humour, I bought it. Plus it was only $3 and looked sort of… Read More

Tunnelers Makes It All Better

My usual levelheadedness failed me and I was feeling frustrated yesterday at an agility trial. Until tunnelers that is. Camm and Youke want to know when they can get out and play. Tunnelers is a fun and fast… Read More

Back on Track

Ah, my Red Dog and I are back! * Two gloriously smooth and quiet runs Friday afternoon with Brady at this weekend’s CPE trial. Not a single argument about anything, not even the table. Simply perfect. Brady dislikes… Read More

Budding Agility Diva

I adore watching junior handlers at agility trials. I love seeing the nervousness and the bravery on their faces, the sudden surge of confidence when it all goes well. And sometimes my heart breaks a little for them… Read More

Tropical Beach Vacation

“Thanks mom for taking us on a tropical beach vacation!” Actually, I took JaYoBaCa with me on vacation to the Central Oregon Coast. And while some of you may question why I would need a vacation from my… Read More

Feeling Fine

As if the past 60 days haven’t been chill enough, thanks to my forced summer vacation, also known as “thanks for the past 26 years, but we no longer need your services and feel you do not fit… Read More

The Best Dog

Why is it that I never see how much white there is on her face until I see a photograph? I’m not ready to have the discussion with Jasmine yet, but it’s close enough that I do sometimes… Read More