My Dogs

Getting back on the sheep again!

So, Cord and I had our first official herding lesson on Sunday. By official I mean I actually took the stick and worked with the dog myself instead of having the instructor work with him. Now, I’m not a total stranger to herding; Checkers and I tried it for a while,...

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Dogs in the Kitchen

On a cold, rainy Sunday morning, nothing tastes as good a nice, hot, bowl of oatmeal! As I’m gathering the ingredients together, I am noticeable stepping over two very attentive dogs. Annie knows “keep out” means, “Get out of the kitchen when mom is cooking”. Now its...

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The adventures of Cordovan Cowboy

The Adventures of Cordovan Cowboy So, Cord and I are going on three weeks together and so much has happened; In fact, I’ve been so busy having fun with him that I haven’t had time to write about it (I’ll have to get better at that for sure)!! For one thing, he’s...

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Meet the new kid!!

Cord day 1, evening really. We picked him up about 7:00 and headed home. The first thing he did was put his feet on the hand rest to look out and rolled down the window!! I hadn’t even had him 15 minutes when he scared the heck out of me!! This ones gonna be trouble!!...

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Annie works the Pet Expo

Annie and I volunteered our time working in the Australian Shepherd booth at the Pet Expo last weekend at the Orange County fairgrounds. We were there on Sunday and boy, was it crowded!! The purpose of the breed booths is so people can meet dogs of different breeds,...

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