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DIY Dog Sweater

Since it has been so cold and it doesn’t look like there is a warm day in sight, I decided to make Penny a sweater for longer walks. She’s a tough dog, but me and Phil have caught her shivering … Continue reading

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DIY Dog Biscuits

For Penny and the other dogs in our lives – DIY dog treats! I used this basic recipe and modified it a bit (see below). Super easy and fast — especially with a food processor. Penny loves them. Of course. … Continue reading

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DIY Dog Shampoo

Penny needs a bath. While an adorable cuddle-pup, she is starting to smell very doggie. The DIY body wash is all gone (lasted a real long time!) and that’s what we have been using as shampoo. What to do? Some folks … Continue reading

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Training Day

Of all the many reasons we might procrastinate a bit about the various projects we have around the house, the vicious mongrel that lives in our house is at the top of the list.  With a little over a month … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Breakfast

So.  Dog food. Talking with our friend Andrew the other day about our new housemate, we happened on the topic of shopping for dog food.  He pointed out that to observe the marketing of dog food is, and I paraphrase … Continue reading

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Canine Companion

The population of Minnisingh grew by one this past Friday when we brought home our newly adopted dog from the Dutchess County SPCA shelter. We calling her Penny, but also keeping her shelter name (Peyton) as a middle name in … Continue reading

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