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Saying goodbye

Minpinerie  knew that I was leaving on a trip, and that Crystal needed to be cared for.  Louise told me that Lynn would take her — she had two old minpins, and a quiet lifestyle, so it looked like a … Continue reading

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Update Overdue

Hi my faithful reader(s?). So much has happened, one event setting off a painful chain reaction.  My last post talked about Crystal’s new distressing behaviour of baring her teeth and nipping- kinder word for biting – three times. All males. … Continue reading

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Overdue update

Hi my faithful reader(s?). So much has happened, one event setting off a painful chain reaction.  My last post talked about Crystal’s new distressing behaviour of baring her teeth and nipping- kinder word for biting – three times. All males. … Continue reading

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The agony of decision

I am so new to this fostering… They warn that you have to be emotionally able to give love to the animal, all the while knowing you are preparing her for her forever home. Confession – I fostered as a … Continue reading

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Barking at life

Crystal’s instincts are conquering her submissive behaviour.  In the first 14 days, I heard her bark only two times — both at the  big dog in the apartment downstairs when he entered our place. Well, now our world is beginning … Continue reading

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Pimp my ride

More than one way to walk a dog! We are doing great at going outside for her “business”. Only one “spill” and one Number two inside this week, and they were both on pads! That is amazing in so little … Continue reading

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Is this a puppy mill?

The puppy I came close to buying last spring was advertised online.  The seller was a middle aged single mother, in a high rise apartment .  She brought the puppy and the parents of this adorable Shipoo (shih tzu and … Continue reading

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