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

Through getting my wisdom teeth extracted, Sahara and I have been testing our relationship and our nonverbal communication.

Nonverbal Communication and Wisdom Teeth Extraction

My wisdom teeth have been hurting me and keeping me from being able to eat certain things. I scheduled an appointment with an oral surgeon who recommended I have all four wisdom teeth extracted. They had a cancelation for the next day, which meant they were all coming out! Through getting my wisdom teeth extracted, … Continue reading Nonverbal Communication and Wisdom Teeth Extraction

DIY Doggie tutu- www.50ShadesofSahara.com

Super Easy DIY Doggie Tutu- Only 7 Items Needed!

Halloween is almost here and I bet you still need that one little addition to make your pup's costume complete *cue tutorial for a super easy DIY Doggie Tutu* But obviously they need one for all the other seasons of the year too!! You will not regret making 20 of these super easy DIY doggie … Continue reading Super Easy DIY Doggie Tutu- Only 7 Items Needed!

Why I don't crate my dog and why you shouldn't either

Why I don’t crate my dog and why you shouldn’t crate your dog either!

After I adopted Sahara, her first night home was a complete and utter disaster. We didn’t have a crate and that was a huge mistake on my part. The next day we got a crate and my expectation was that things were going to go smoothly from there on out. Boy was I wrong. After trial … Continue reading Why I don’t crate my dog and why you shouldn’t crate your dog either!

Frosty Paws- Candy Corn Frozen Dog Treats

Fall is here and that means all things pumpkin!!! Now I don't know about you but I love candy corn and thought Sahara could have her own candy corn too. Here in Florida we don't exactly know what Fall is like, its still above 80 degrees most days so frozen dog treats are acceptable year … Continue reading Frosty Paws- Candy Corn Frozen Dog Treats

Trust- Better Earned than Given: 1

Trust- Better Earned Than Given

Two and a half years ago around this time somebody walked into my life for the first time. She came into my life and taught me many lessons. One of the important ones being trust. Through her I have learned that trust should be earned not given. If you trust somebody freely you’re giving them … Continue reading Trust- Better Earned Than Given