The long and winding road to success!

Last night was a long time coming. Daisy, our 2 year old Havanese finally took, AND PASSED, her Canine Good Citizen test at the local Humane Society.  The test was administered outside, socially distanced from a Rottweiler, a Pomeranian and two adorable Frenchies. It was stinkin’ hot, even by Florida standards, but at least the…

Daisy

Rachel was literally in a full gallop, running towards us with a HUGE smile on her face. It wasn’t my husband or me she was excited to see, nope..it was our dog, Daisy. It’s always Daisy..and after two years with this little love puff we are used to her drawing people in. Rachel though; she’s…

This little dog of mine…💜

It was April 8th, 2018, the week after Easter, when I drove down to Florida from Charleston, SC to pick up Daisy, our 8 week old Havanese puppy. My husband had just completed the Cooper Bridge Run and we had enjoyed a wonderful day walking all over the city, eating at great restaurants, trying out…

Reflections on the past week..

Our puppy turned one year old this past Friday.  We “celebrated” by taking her for a nice, long walk in the park.  Daisy is such a good girl and one of the great traits she’s developed is “checking in.” As we walk along, she intermittently turns her head to make eye contact with us.  Daisy…

Plugging into potential..

So there we were, about ten of us with our dogs. There was a HUGE German Shepherd with a deep, guttural bark that sent shivers down my neck and Labradoodles, lots of Labradoodles..barking, bouncing and generally just trying to break free. Size wise, Daisy was a chicken nugget in a sea of turkeys..definitely the smallest…