Category Archives: Pets

Dogs of My Life – Angel

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This series is in honor of the latest addition to my canine history, Sydney, a Shetland Sheepdog or Sheltie pup that will be joining our family on October 17th, 2015. As I approached this date I thought it would be neat for me and hopefully you to see and read about all the […]

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Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: April 16, 2017

Oddball here we come. My first set of three photos show the result of a grafting class I went to three weeks ago. The extension agent had a tool that is supposed to make grafting more successful. The joint is … Continue reading

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Questions I Think My Dog Would Ask – Chapter 1

It has been a distinct pleasure to enjoy the company of a canine in my life for greater than half my years and trust me those years have begun to pile up! Over those years I have had a few … Continue reading

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Dogs of My Life – Louie

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This series is in honor of the latest addition to my canine history, Sydney, a Shetland Sheepdog or Sheltie pup that joined our family on October 17th, 2015. As I approached this date I thought it would be … Continue reading

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1 Million Steps to 2017 – Update #2

It has been over a month since I last took the time to collect the information I have about my long term goal of amassing 1 million steps between October 1st and December 31st. I have showed the math before, … Continue reading

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Dogs of My Life – Jack

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This series is in honor of the latest addition to my canine history, Sydney, a Shetland Sheepdog or Sheltie pup that will be joining our family on October 17th, 2015. As I approached this date I thought it … Continue reading

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Dogs of My Life – Sparky

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This series is in honor of the latest addition to my canine history, Sydney, a Shetland Sheepdog or Sheltie pup that will be joining our family on October 17th, 2015. As I approached this date I thought it … Continue reading

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The Dogs of My Life – Puff

You know there are some experiences in life that are so stark you can not forget the details, but for others there is only whispers of remembrance. That is, unfortunately, the situation with the second dog in my life, a … Continue reading

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The Dogs of My Life – Snoopy

Yes, yes, I co-opted the well-known soap opera title Days of Our Lives as a pattern for the title of this blog post. It is not that I am incapable of creating a unique one, but rather that I intend … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Beginning

This week, the first of 2014, finds us with the theme of beginning for the Weekly Photo Prompt. More Beginning posts: My.Vivid.Visions | Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning of Lotus Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning | Rooktopia Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning | … Continue reading

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Equine Wisdom – Friday Fictioneers 3/22/13

This week I decided to continue the story from last week. If you did not read last week’s story or need a refresher you can read it here at Freedom Flower. The abused wife starts her new life as a single woman … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Menagerie

Do you have animals in your life? If yes, what do they mean to you? If no, why have you opted not to? A dog has been a part of my life for most of my life. The exception was … Continue reading

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A Chocolate Lab Summer (Part Two)- The Puppies Are Coming! The Puppies Are Coming!

One of the things we did before embarking on the adventure of having puppies was to consult some sources of information about this exciting adventure. One was a book on the subject at a discount bookstore in a local resort … Continue reading

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