I witnessed a horrifying scene as I left my home to run some errands this morning. A small dog leapt out the window of a car onto the onramp of a major 4-lane highway leading from the airport in Seattle trailing an 18-inch long leash or harness strap. Cars were slamming on brakes to avoid … More Safe Travel with Your Pet
The 2018 National Beagle Club Specialty was held in Portland, Oregon at the beginning of October, preceded by the Columbia Willamette Beagle Club Regional Specialty. Nationals are always a very special time to meet with fellow beagle enthusiasts from around the country and around the world…and this year was no exception. Before I go any … More 2018 Nationals in Portland, Oregon
It’s been a good day at the Olympic Kennel Club show today. In 13″ Beagles, Talbot Hill Dukeang Thyme Signature won the variety and her sister, Talbot Hill Dukeang Thyme Travel was Reserve Winner’s Bitch. Sister, Talbot Hill Dukeang Three Quarter Time rounded out the class. The girls turned 6 months this past week and … More Olympic Kennel Club – Day 1
Olive had a nice win on Saturday but today was Hanne‘s day! It was her first time in the ring, in 4 – 6 month puppy competition, and she first won the breed then went on to win the Hound Group. She got more practice in the ring when she went back in for Best … More Hanne – Best Puppy in Group!
Olive went BOV from the classes over three specials for a 4 point major yesterday. She now has 12 points and both majors, needing just 3 single points to finish her AKC CH title. She’ll be back in the ring on Monday followed by what promises to be an entertaining debut in the 4 – … More A Nice Win For Olive
Congratulations to Tammy Schofield who finished her 13″ champion today. Meet NEW CH Talbot Hill Dukeang The Mischief Maker, “Bailey”, here.
This weekend Hamish (now “Chip”) went to his new home just 15 minutes away. He’s made an easy transition to his new home and I’m glad to have him nearby. I’ll be able to watch his progress in the coming months and perhaps use him to sire a litter early next year. The girls are … More Herbie x Coco – 8 Weeks