Monthly Archives: March 2014

Flood the vole pest control

For the past several weeks I’ve had a vole making swiss cheese out of my bird run. After trying the “mothball in the hole” method without any luck (the vole just dug up the mothballs), I resorted to the “flood … Continue reading

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Maryland tail docking legislatio​n- Hearing on March 27th

The following link to an AKC news article was submitted by one of my blog followers and I was kind of delinquent on getting it posted. If you or someone you know would like to attend the hearing on laws restricting debarking, … Continue reading

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A tough therapy day

Friday was a long day of therapy visits with Sophie and Elvis, and one I hope not to repeat anytime soon. The day began with my annual review and I brought Elvis into the office with me rather than leaving … Continue reading

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Docs fourth hunt test – day 2

Doc was braced with another Spinoni for his final test of the weekend. We were originally scheduled to run in the 6th brace but due to a conflict, the order was changed and we ended up in the 2nd brace. Both … Continue reading

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Docs third hunt test – day 2

Sunday’s hunt test started where Saturday’s ended, and Doc overcame my handler errors by holding an incredible point for approximately 4 minutes. For Sunday morning’s test, he was braced with a beautiful little liver-colored Brittany. Doc went on a solid point soon … Continue reading

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Doc’s second hunt test – day 1

Doc’s second test was almost back-to-back with his first. He was in the last brace of the morning and the 3rd brace of the afternoon, however we broke for lunch before his “morning” test; therefore he was finishing the morning … Continue reading

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Docs first hunt test – day 1

Doc entered his first Junior hunt test Saturday morning and hit the course like a pro passing 3 of his 4 hunt tests. For those who are unfamiliar with AKC pointer hunt tests, the hunt test was set up as … Continue reading

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