Does the Size of Your Dog Matter?
Sep08

Does the Size of Your Dog Matter?

Do you consider yourself a “Big Dog” person, or a “Little Dog” person? Is there such a thing? Does the size of your dog matter? When growing up all the dogs in my life happened to be large dogs. I don’t think it was a conscience decision; it just seemed to happen that way. Living on a farm for several years the dogs we had there were always large. We didn’t exactly choose these dogs, many came from people that lived in the city and...

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Discovering Crossbreed Dogs
Nov30

Discovering Crossbreed Dogs

Discovering Crossbreed Dogs Ever wonder what a Poodle and a Shetland Sheepdog crossbreed would look like? What about a Pug and a Shih-Tzu? What kind of personality would they have? Would they require a lot of grooming and exercise? Would this crossbreed be a good fit for your lifestyle? The Co-operative Insurance company has a fun interactive tool called “Discover A Crossbreed” Easy to use, just select your choice of 2 dog...

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Not Everyone is a Dog Person – One View – Two Perspectives
Jun10

Not Everyone is a Dog Person – One View – Two Perspectives

Usually posts are done through the eyes of Edie the Pug but today I thought as Edie’s “humom”, I needed to share. Yesterday I was out doing errands, one of them being the bank, not one of my favourite errands, but this day got the blogger in me thinking. As I was approached the entrance door of the bank this was:  “My Perspective” First: OMG, he’s gorgeous looking, very impressive, big, bold....

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Why We Choose the Dogs We Do
Mar08

Why We Choose the Dogs We Do

Why We Choose the Dogs We Do Do we choose a dog by breed, size, colour? Do we prefer a long or shorted dog? Maybe we want a dog that is full of energy to go jogging or camping, or would we prefer the quieter more relaxed dog that enjoys a short walk and a cuddle on the couch? Where do we get the dog we finally decide on? Do we purchase from a breeder, or would you rather adopt a dog from a local shelter or dog rescue organization?...

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