Category Archives: Just The Way It Is

Posts about my opinions on various subjects.

Getting A Puppy For Christmas?

I wanted to post a reminder as we go into the holiday season… some are thinking about getting a puppy or kitten for a gift for themselves or a loved one. PLEASE, please…Do your research! If at all possible, do … Continue reading

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Baby It’s COLD Out There!

  It is STILL SO cold outside that my pups don’t want to go out for even a short walk. Well, they WANT to go out but they get cramps from the super cold and it just isn’t fun for … Continue reading

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Worried About The Recalls? Make Your Own Dog Treats!

With all the recalls out there on dog food and dog treats, I thought I would post today about how easy it is to make your own treats for your dog. There are a lot of flavors and ways to … Continue reading

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Talk On Communicating with Animals…

This last fall I went to a Women’s Spirituality Conference at the Minnesota State University, Mankato. There were four different classes offered that were geared toward animals/pets. I was fortunate to attend two of the four classes that were offered … Continue reading

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Thorns may hurt you, men desert you, sunlight turn to fog; but you’re never friendless ever, if you have a dog. Douglas Mallock   For those of us who have dogs or have had a dog or dogs in the … Continue reading

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This Mild Winter; January 8, 2012

Nessa and Odin playing in the yard. LOOK! There is still some GREEN in the grass! As I write this post it is 36 degrees outside and the sun is shining brightly in the window. This has been a winter … Continue reading

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Our Dogs, Who Are They and What Do They Need?

Pedigree indicates what the dog should be. Conformation indicates what the dog appears to be. Performance indicates what the dog actually is. -Author Unknown Hello! I found this quote on the Colorado Hills Rat Terriers website the other day. It made … Continue reading

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Those Stinking Dogs…

Green dogs, smelly dogs, RIPE dogs…ick! Have you ever had one? I have. Years ago we had two dogs that were as different as night and day in many ways. One was a little prissy kind of girl who would … Continue reading

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