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Krabbe Disease (dogs)

Krabbe disease (also known as globoid cell leukedystrophy or galactosylceramide lipidosis) is a congenital disease, said to be a recessive hereditary defect. This degenerative disorder affects the nervous system. 133 more words


Because Snow is Water and Time is Money

I don’t like long titles, but if I did, I would continue this one with “and we need access to firewood, and the snow at the fence can’t be so tall that the dog can walk into the neighbor’s yard and people our age should never lift snow over their heads and the dog needs a place to…” I hinted at this post when I wrote “ 1,163 more words


Notes from a Snow Day

Remember when you were a kid and schools would be closed because of snow? Wasn’t that one of the best feelings ever? Snow days in the work-a-day world aren’t quite so much fun, but it’s still nice not to have to get up at dark-o’clock and clear the driveway and then drive to the office on snow covered roads. 885 more words


Black and White Sunday #113 - A Setter Sits

My thanks to our hosts for this blog hop Dachshund Nola and Sugar The Golden Retriever.

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Dog Park

Mmmm Biscuits #MFRWAuthor

In Teach Me To Forget, Jonathan tries to make amends with Bethany by baking biscuits for her the first morning at his secluded forest home (in case you’re wondering, no they didn’t get up close and personal right away…that’s for later) 710 more words

An eventful walk

Ailbe has just returned home from his afternoon walk with tales of roe deer running across his path.  A small flock of 5 deer just happened to be exploring the fields nearby when one of their party veered off on its own.  47 more words