Talbot Hill News – Jan 15, 2021

We’ve assembled this morning to report that we have no news to report. In recent months we’ve been attending Zoom meetings, monitoring phone calls, assisting with spreadsheets, and attending to other essential functions as COVID interns… …and we’ve been postponing any thoughts of future puppies. Things will happen, of course, when they’re meant to happen … More Talbot Hill News – Jan 15, 2021

Measuring Up

Today’s post is in response to a request from someone on my waiting list who asked recently about measuring beagles. Thank you for the writing prompt. In the US, beagles are shown in two varieties:  13” and 15”.  The development of the two varieties originated early in the twentieth century as the popularity of brace … More Measuring Up

Another Farewell

She lies sleeping this afternoon, in the chair in which she was born. She came as a surprise to her mother, her firstborn, and after 90 minutes of working with her, calming her fears and easing the newborn Gilda into the world, Hanne welcomed her first puppy in the comfort of her favorite chair. Gilda … More Another Farewell

Waiting List

With nearly all of the puppies off to their new homes now, I’ve been asked by several people on my waiting list what their status is… Do I need to reapply in the fall? Where am I ranked on the list? I currently have approximately 30 families on my waiting list.  Some are ready as … More Waiting List

Off To Texas!!

Early this morning, Martin and Sally (now “Luci”) departed for Texas with their new owner, Laura Hiatt (Matador Beagles).  Laura is the owner of Martin’s sire, Roubaix, and I’m excited about our future partnership as co-owners of these two beautiful puppies.  I’ve just received notice that they’ve landed in Houston and I await tales of … More Off To Texas!!

June 2020 Update

It’s been three weeks since my last blog post and much has happened in that time. My daughter and I continue to work at home but our work schedules keep us very busy and a dramatic change to my own schedule at the beginning of the month has caused us to adjust our lifestyle and … More June 2020 Update