Karlin's Dog Blog

A little blog about me and my doglets

  1. A pyrenees!

    Two of my cousins now own Great Pyrenees dogs, the breed I grew up with. When I was in Wisconsin last weekend, I was really excited to get to meet my cousin Sue's beautiful dog Lexie, a rescue Pyr. She is absolutely huge for a female and all white and very laid back and even tempered (I had forgotten how relaxed Pyrs are especially compared to my very active little cavaliers). Another relative brought her fluffball of a bichon -- she lets his coat grow really long which I liked; don't care much ...
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  2. Teaching 'rollover'

    Yesterday evening I had all the dogs to the park and while Leo and Jaspar kept busy chasing a fetch toy or playing tug of war, I did a little obedience work, just basic commands, with Lucy and Lily. Then I decided to work on 'rollover' with Lily, who is so darn food motivated that training anything is pretty easy once she gets the idea that a certain behaviour brings FOOOOOOD!!

    She's a smart little dog too (though a total flibbertygibbet with poor self control) so it only took about ...
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  3. Wienerhuahuas anyone?

    A very funny column on combo dog names.
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  4. Booklet on food ingredients

    I see that Monica Segal has a new booklet on understanding dog food labels and ingredients. Monica has some great books and pamphlets on nutrition and is a cavalier owner herself.
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  5. Welcome to the new blog feature!

    You can post images, add email links, use quotes, use smilies, all the same way as you do a regular post.

    You can also subscribe to other people's blogs so that you know as soon as they've made a new post.

    If you want, you can choose to moderate comments before they appear -- so you OK them before they can be seen publicly.

    I have installed a spam filter but you will probably eventually start to get spam in your comments, which you can simply delete. ...
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