Tag Archives: shayne

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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Snow-bunny, Shayne

Last minute change in blog topic for today… we have been hit with an ice storm and I’m stuck inside.  Knowing this was coming, I took the dogs outside yesterday to give them some serious running since I knew it … Continue reading

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Ms. Serious makes me smile when she lets loose

  This is Shayne.  She is Ms. Serious. Everything about her is no-nonsense.  She likes to play, but even her play is work.  She is generally quite stoic and observant.  She does not let herself loose to be silly and … Continue reading

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The art of making friends…

Today Shayne, Rio and I met up with a friend and four of her dogs for a nice walk together.  Shayne, again, absolutely blew me away with her social skills (though I still use those terms loosely).  My friend brought … Continue reading

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Why living with a Border Collie is hard–reason #1

After a full hour of an agility class (ran three full courses and worked on the teeter), an hour of socializing with other dogs (hard work for Shayne), and another 4 runs through an 18 obstacle course (one absolutely brilliant … Continue reading

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Pushing Boundaries

It isn’t until we push the boundaries that we find out just exactly how far we have come. Days like today absolutely force me to take notice to the amazing 180 turnaround Shayne has achieved over the last 4 years.  … Continue reading

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