September 19, 2020


Upon returning home from a trip to New York one late July day in 2016, I found myself scrolling through my facebook feed to come across a post by our local animal shelter for a French Bulldog available for adoption.  As a Frenchie fan girl I found this to be sur...

January 4, 2020

New year new goals!  Many of us have our typical goals coming into the new year. Going to the gym more, spending less time attached to our phones, travel somewhere new etc.  For me some of those goals apply but I am also making a list for my dog related goals.  One of...

December 22, 2019

As we draw 2019 to a close I thought I would let you guys know about my favorite dog related finds, businesses and products this year.  I love dog stuff my major vices being leather leashes and cute dog beds. Seriously I can't stop. Over the course of this year I have...

December 13, 2019

I have been thinking a lot lately about how to balance the number of clients I have and what I want those relationships to look like to best benefit my clients, myself and most importantly the dogs I work with.  I am a one man show as it happens, meaning I have no staf...

June 21, 2019

"She knew as soon as we pulled in where we were and I couldn't get her to come out of the car." the dog's owner explained as she drug her shivering labradoodle into the salon.  Why do dogs tend to become apprehensive, bummed, or even panic when they discover that they...

March 16, 2019

A couple of weeks ago I made a trip over to Portland to pick up my newest foster dog, Prince a 4-6 year old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.  I am a volunteer foster home for the fantastic nationwide Cavalier Rescue Group, Cavalier Rescue USA.  Prince is our 6th rescue f...

October 20, 2018

So I said that a blog post on puppy raising would come on Friday....several Fridays ago, but that's neither here nor there.  It's Friday so I say it counts.  I wanted to write on some of the aspects of puppy raising because I am actually doing that right now.  Rush is...

September 22, 2018

Greetings internet!  For my first blog post I wanted to introduce myself and give you all an idea of who I am as a person and more importantly who I am as a dog person.  I am a dog snob, I have been a dog snob since probably 4th grade.  I can't say where this obsessive...

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