Category Archives: Shayne

Happy Thanksgiving!

I have quite a lot to be thankful for this year–a mom who was willing to take me in after I lost my job and lost my apartment, a mom who lets me live here for free in exchange for … Continue reading

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The Proof is In the Pudding!

This past weekend was a “holiday” weekend in the US.  It was Columbus Day… though to most of the US, it’s just another day off and a reason for shopping the big weekend sales (and really, I can’t say I … Continue reading

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Ummm… who is that and what did you do with Shayne?

This past weekend was crazy busy.  Success Just Clicks, Tugs by Tena, and Steel City Disc Dogs–AKA my three different identities–all went up to a fundraiser event about an hour away.  Thankfully my mom volunteered to help me out since … Continue reading

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Holy busy weekend batman!

I am being a bad blogger… normally I’d say it’s because of procrastination, but this time it really wasn’t procrastination but more simply the quantity of stuff I need to get done and too few hours. This weekend Success Just … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday…

Discuss…. 🙂

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Good Citizen? Yep… apparently so!

Yep you heard that right!  I know I mentioned it in July that Shayne was going for her CGC… well I was a bad dog-mom and missed the sign up date.  I had planned on waiting until the next test … Continue reading

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Seeing Spots

Yesterday we met up with our friend from Got Spots blog and her younger dog, Doc for some training and fun.  Doc has shown some limited reactivity so we worked on some BAT and LAT with Shayne and Rio as … Continue reading

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How Exciting–a break in the action

A few days ago I was shocked to find that fellow pet blogger Tail Waggin had passed along the “Stylish Blogger Award” it’s a nice bit of positive reinforcement for sure! So I’m sort of “late” in the game and … Continue reading

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I need a farm

I have always seen myself ending up on a mini-farm with somewhere between 4 and 15 acres.  I’d love to have a big barn where I can hold training classes, maybe a small number of goats or a few cows, … Continue reading

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Seriously, some dogs NEED jobs…

“I’m at a loss of what to do.  I bought a Border Collie and she is impossible.  She gets a walk everyday, I play fetch everyday in the yard, and her job is herding and chasing a big ball in … Continue reading

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