Monthly Archives: March 2012

Ivy/Rudy pups 3 weeks old…

Ivy’s pups are 3 weeks old today and I tried to get some shots that communicated the faces I get to look at every day.  They are becoming much more active.  Everyone has found their voice and they have been … Continue reading

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Gardens etc…

We’re STILL having insanely warm temps so the garden is getting attention.  Lettuce, spinach and peas are in, asparagus was fed a generous helping of compost and the garlic is poking up. Flats of seedlings are started that will move … Continue reading

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Alice/Sawyer pups 2 weeks old

Alice’s pups are a few days behind Ivy’s in age and it’s interesting to see the difference that makes in development.  Alice’s pups all have their eyes open but they are not yet as active.  I am hearing some “big … Continue reading

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Ivy/Rudy pups – 2 weeks old….

Thought I’d take video in lieu of pictures this week.  I think the only pup that didn’t get some screen time was Jasper.  Actually, he is the very first pup I zoom in on (wide white collar) but you don’t … Continue reading

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Alice/Sawyer pups 1 week…

The color coming out on some of these pups is very interesting.  I’ve long noticed brown highlights in Alice’s black/white coat but I never thought to consider her color seal.  However, several of her pups have definite brown cast to … Continue reading

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Ivy/Rudy pups 1 week old

THE GIRLS: Jade Garnet Amber Opal Coral Pearl Agate Onyx THE BOYS Turquoise Peridot Jasper Carnelian Tiger’s Eye

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Greenhouse work continues…

Ribs are up.  Next step is building endwalls and putting on plastic.  We finally broke into some warm weather so if we can get this thing sealed up, we can start to do some serious plant starting/growing.   

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She’s at it again…

Every time Ivy has a litter, she collects additional “puppies”.  The first time she did it I found a black and tan beanie baby dog (resembling her own pups) in the box.  I’ve also found plastic dragons, shoes, and various … Continue reading

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Alice/Sawyer babies….

We decided on an Alice in Wonderland theme for naming this litter (in honor of their mom).  Each of these pups has some white on the chest and we’re actually using those chest markings to help us ID the pups. … Continue reading

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And…..MORE puppies!

Alice gave us 9 pups in the wee hours of the morning – 5 males, 4 females.  All are black with varying amounts of white.  Quite a number of them are mostly black.  I knew this was a possibility given … Continue reading

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