The engines are revved, the tails are wagging, and those long little doggies are ready to bolt. Yes! It wiener racing season! Those little sausage dogs just can’t wait to run the course and get their big mouths on those glorious treats at the other end. This year will be the first time we… Continue reading Wiener Racing Season is Here
Crazy?!?! No. The water temperature was about 50 degrees and we were lucky enough to go on a beautiful sunny day with temperatures in the mid 70s. First off, putting on that 7 mm wetsuit was a workout. If you didn’t work up a sweat doing that, then you’re pretty unusual. By the time we… Continue reading Snorkeling in Alaska
Yes, you read that right. My dachshund t-shirt (Dock Sunned) has been taking lessons from the Travelocity gnome. The shirt took it’s first vacation in Belize and got to meet some jellyfish and other critters up close and personal. And then it made several trips to the Big Island of Hawaii. The adventure… Continue reading Dachshund goes snorkeling in Alaska
Happy National Pet Day! As you can see, my three have decided that it’s the perfect day to stay in bed. That is, until they figure out it’s food time!
Peach mimics Mummenschanz
Nextdoor.com. That’s all you need to know. When a pet goes missing, the sooner you can get the word out to people, the better chances of finding your pet and there’s no better way to get the word out to your immediate neighbors. The more people in your community that sign up, the better. In… Continue reading Giving your lost pet a lifeline
Yes, it’s barely March and the ground is still frozen in many places. But it’s also the beginning of that time of year. You know what I’m talking about. When you hear the pitter patter of little feet, the heavy breathing, the uncontrollable excitement, and then the bursting open of those little gates holding all… Continue reading Time to Pull Out Your Wieners
On their face, that is. What a great idea. Let’s try to make our dogs look goofy! Well, easier said than done. My dogs are no idiots. They are not going to “perform” unless there is food involved. And even then it was a “shaky” performance. Try doing this on your own and the results… Continue reading Does your dog have a heart on?
I saw this and my first thought was, “What a good dog!” If Bronnie had done this, he would have eaten Barbie’s head!
A dachshund’s nose is very versatile and can be used for many things besides sniffing out your dirty laundry. Their noses are the Swiss Army Knives of the dog world. Have a pair of socks that need burying? No problem, the nose turns into a nice trench digger. Need to find that las crumb of… Continue reading The Multipurpose Dachshund Schnoz