Little-known fact about senior shepherds

Recently, while admiring my pups, a woman asked if Mia was mixed with another breed. We don’t know for sure, but we’ve assumed she was a purebred German shepherd. I asked the woman why she asked, and she thought Mia looked part Husky! She wasn’t always this gray. Who knew that as they get older, seniorContinue reading “Little-known fact about senior shepherds”

Unicorn and Dragonwood

Mia looked especially like a unicorn during her last acupuncture. Or maybe she was a duocorn, since she had two needles on her head. Afterward, I took the doggies to Dragonwood Beach to see our favorite dragonhead driftwood.   Join us in BlogPaws’ Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop! Powered by Linky Tools Click here to enter yourContinue reading “Unicorn and Dragonwood”

Girls like flowers

After 14 springs in Washington state, I guess I don’t have to go to the tulip fields every April. Fortunately, Mia and I saw some color in the beds along Mount Vernon’s newish Skagit River Walk. Join the Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop! Powered by Linky Tools Click here to enter your link and view this Linky ToolsContinue reading “Girls like flowers”

Surf’s Up with the Pups

Just kidding. They don’t swim. A better title would have something to do with the dead crabs littering the rocky beach. We are so lucky to live in a place where we can regularly find safe places to play with our pups off leash, both in the snow, and on the beach! (But see Monday’s post aboutContinue reading “Surf’s Up with the Pups”

Temple of the Dog

I recently had Lasik surgery.* Contact lenses had become really uncomfortable, so I preferred wearing glasses, but they interfered with my ability to take pictures using a DSLR. (Not to mention they got rained on and fogged up all the time.**) That’s one of the reasons I’ve been slacking on taking pics of my pups.Continue reading “Temple of the Dog”