Mar 30, 2010

The Nitty Gritty

People say that having a puppy is like having a baby. I don’t think that is true. I think having a puppy is only a tiny fraction of what I imagine it must be like to have a child. A baby doesn’t s...
Mar 27, 2010

Big Trouble

Trouble is now officially too heavy for me to carry her comfortably. She is growing up so fast! This picture was taken February 24th, 4 days after Trouble came to live with us. The next picture was ta...
Mar 24, 2010

Sibling Rivalry

Watching Trouble and Wrigley play together this past weekend reminded me a lot of Grimbil and myself.  Whenever one would get tired and lie down, the other would come over and instigate something.  ...
Mar 23, 2010

Trouble Entry

Trouble is three months old now, and is turning out to be a social butterfly. She loves absolutely everyone, people and dogs. Whether we’re in Old Town or Eastern Market, we cannot walk 10 feet ...
Mar 13, 2010

Trouble and Wrigley’s Excellent Adventure

Socialization is one of the most important things to do with your brand new puppy. Towards that end, we took Trouble to a dog training place today that offers free puppy parties every Saturday morning...
Mar 8, 2010

Two Weeks of Puppy Parenthood

So this past weekend marked the second week of Trouble’s time with us.  It has certainly been an adventure so far, and actually far more stressful than I was anticipating.  Still, when sheR...