Trip Report

Trip report (my version) to Bridal Veil Falls and Lake Serene (probably NOT going to post this on the Washington Trials Association site though): I had decided several weeks ago Rhys was going to be my hiking companion… Read More

Walk Beside Me and Be My Friend

I took Youke and Brady hiking today. We did seven miles and it was a wonderful day and a wonderful time for dogs and Human alike. I’ve come to realize that hiking with old dogs brings some new… Read More

Unwashed and Unemployed

I’m just gonna put this out there. If you come to visit me, you are likely to encounter an unwashed version of myself. I do regularly bathe, or rather, I regularly shower, therefore it’s not like I’m atrocious… Read More

Changes

I’ve been a little tense lately. I’m gonna be a whole lot more tense for a few more weeks. Actually, I’m probably gonna be tightly wound through the end of 2021, a year I’m particularly looking toward ending…. Read More

Done

YoBaCaRy and I are on the precipice of change. It somehow seems fitting that this should occur on the last month of December in the year 2020. This year has been a lot of different things for most… Read More

Dog + Outside = Therapy

I spent a few hours in the woods with Camm today. This evening, I am relaxed and am able to take big, deep breaths. I’m in the process of writing my Life in the Time of Covid-19 post…. Read More

All About Camm

This has been a weekend to remember. First though, THANK YOU TOP DOG for once again putting on an awesomely fun CPE trial! There’s probably a reason that three of my competition dogs have earned C-ATCHes at your… Read More

Co-Workers and Trigger Stacking

Believe it or not, this is Brady hard at work with me on Saturday. I had walks scheduled this weekend with my longtime client, Blueberry Buddy, and Brady and Rhys were my co-workers for the weekend. Blueberry Buddy… Read More

Christmas Day is a Good Day for a Birthday

Despite a very busy holiday season with work – I worked this entire past week, including Christmas Day – I was still able to gift my dogs their all-time favorite present – time outside with me. Luckily for… Read More

The Big One

Brady will be ten years old tomorrow. Well, December 13 is the day I designated as his birthday because that’s the day I brought him home. Nine years ago. Let me repeat that. BRADY WILL BE TEN YEARS… Read More