| Tuesday, September 19, 2017 |
i always imagine when people hear how many dogs we have the assumption is that our home is akin to a kennel in design...
| Thursday, August 31, 2017 |
over the past few years our “extreme” loss has taken it’s toll on me. while i know that living with an abundance of dogs opens you up to much more loss...
| Tuesday, February 28, 2017 |
besides the fact that we deal with loss too often and it's a lot of responsibility?
| Monday, November 14, 2016 |
this brings me to a point on dogs, at least in our house, and no matter how many dogs we bring into our family it always holds up...
| Monday, October 31, 2016 |
my favorite post of the year...
| Saturday, October 31, 2015 |
for the 7th year in a row i present the earthdog pack in all their glory: row 1 (l to r): merle, zig, phineus, slaterrow 2 (l to r): indi, carly, speck, ronanrow 3 (l to r): benny, odinrow 4 (l to r): jewel, jack, the dreaded shark, estellerow 5 (l to r): fletcher, pow wow, flanagan, maebyhere's the link to years 2009-2014...
| Friday, March 21, 2014 |
i don’t know if this is the case in other families with a lot of dogs but we seem to be a very tight knit family…pretty much on top of each other 24/7. there’s a few who like their own space; fletcher, phineus, indi and jewel; but for the most part whether we like it or not we’re in very close proximity to each other at all times. generally i’m a fan of this family dynamic but there are times when trying to accomplish certain things it can become cumbersome. the dogs generally...
| Monday, January 13, 2014 |
this post has been ruminating in my head for a while and i haven’t been sure whether i should share it or not…whether anyone would care or not. in an effort to lift the veil on my life what you’re about to read is a) likely to be a bit of a jumbled mess and b) painfully honest but it’s where i currently am and i’m putting it out there - if you decide to continue reading you’ve been warned. i’m issuing my apologies up front for the whining and complaining and then i’m letting it...