Potty Training Methods for dogs- Puppy Pad Potty Training Fail

You’re either here because you’re bored, are eager to read everything I write, or you’re potty training your new dog and want to hear a story of how for one new doggie parent, potty training went all wrong. Either way you won’t be disappointed! I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again potty training … Continue reading Potty Training Methods for dogs- Puppy Pad Potty Training Fail

Potty Training Methods for Dogs- The Debate

We all know potty training is a non option but which of the potty training methods to use is always going to be a controversial issue. Puppy pads or going out to potty every 2 hours on the hour? Set your alarms y’all! Some people love the idea of using puppy training pads where you … Continue reading Potty Training Methods for Dogs- The Debate

Can’t Stop, Won’t stop- Training never stops

“Seven f*cking years and I still have to train you every day?!” I am just casually sitting outside tending to my succulents when I hear someone yelling these offensive words. Excuse me? Did I just hear that right? Yep sure enough, some guy walking down the street is yelling at their dog complaining that he … Continue reading Can’t Stop, Won’t stop- Training never stops

I am thankful for Sahara

I am thankful for…

It’s Thanksgiving!! It’s time to think back to all the things I am thankful for! While there are so many different things that I am thankful for, some of the Sahara centric things I am thankful for are: That she’s happy and healthy I am beyond thankful that Sahara, even though she had to have … Continue reading I am thankful for…

Sahara Has To Have Surgery: Dog Ear Hematoma- Part Three

It’s been two weeks since Sahara’s ear hematoma surgery and she’s on the mend! If you haven’t read about her ear hematoma then you can read about her surgery here and the beginning of her recovery here! Depending on how her visit to the vet goes later this week she might be getting the stitches … Continue reading Sahara Has To Have Surgery: Dog Ear Hematoma- Part Three

Guide to Shopping for a Dog (especially one that isn’t yours)

Holiday shopping is hard enough but factor in allergies and chewing levels you’ll realize that a dog is the hardest one on the list to shop for! Then on top of that, you might be shopping for a dog that isn't yours and that just makes your hard job 10 times harder! Sometimes we get … Continue reading Guide to Shopping for a Dog (especially one that isn’t yours)

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Ultimate Gift Guide- Dog Gifts They’ll Love To Bark About

Whether it is your pup’s first Christmas or you’ve celebrated before, I've got you covered. Are you your shopping for a friend’s dog? Don't worry I've got you covered too! Don't celebrate Christmas? That's okay these dog gifts are perfect for giving any time! Shopping for dog gifts can get to be a little tricky … Continue reading Ultimate Gift Guide- Dog Gifts They’ll Love To Bark About

SAHARA HAS TO HAVE SURGERY: DOG EAR HEMATOMA- PART TWO

Sahara Has To Have Surgery: Dog Ear Hematoma- Part Two

After her surgery for her ear hematoma we get in the car to go home and Sahara‘s sitting in the back seat and oh my gosh does she look high out of her mind. I call her name and she keeps looking out the window or straight ahead. She finally looks at me and it’s … Continue reading Sahara Has To Have Surgery: Dog Ear Hematoma- Part Two

Dog Ear Hematoma

Sahara Has to Have Surgery: Dog Ear Hematoma- Part One

Last Thursday I woke up and went through my morning routine just like I do every day. Wake up, tell Sahara good morning, collect my good morning puppy kisses, get out of bed, go to the bathroom, take Sahara potty, and sit down on the couch to eat breakfast. Sahara likes to sit on the … Continue reading Sahara Has to Have Surgery: Dog Ear Hematoma- Part One

Pit Bull Awareness Month- sahara

Pit Bull Awareness

The month of October is dedicated to Pit Bull awareness. Most everybody knows what a Pit Bull is and many of those people are under the impression that Pits are ferocious, that they bite, that people use them in dog fights, etc. Others, seemingly fewer people are trying to spread the word and make others … Continue reading Pit Bull Awareness