072012 – Flower Friday

Hardy Hibiscus or Mallow Hibiscus Continue reading

Bloggers taking a stand against SOPA and PIPA

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Thank you, thank you Easter Bunny…

moving ahead to 2011…

Me & Kuma Snowshoe - East Vail 2005

“What lies behind us,

and what lies before us

are small matters

compared to what lies within us.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Continue reading

guess what I got for Christmas…

Jenks Christmas

It’s Gonna Be a White Christmas in Colorado…


The Up and Out Lift Harness…

Up and Out Lift Harness

Everyone with a larger dog needs to own this harness as their dog gets older, it increases your dog’s mobility, keeps you traveling, and saves your back! I can’t recommend this product enough…..if you, or anyone you know, has an aging larger dog, buy this harness today, the only regret you’ll have is that you didn’t get one sooner! Continue reading

introducing Lucy…


Lucy is looking for a home, she loves long walks and being scratched between the ears. She is energetic and would love a doggie friend to play with. (and how can you resist those beautiful brown eyes…) Continue reading

Vail Doggie to the rescue..

Holly with her dogs

Holly Walthers rescues dogs. She does it because she cares. She does it because she can. Holly owns Vail Doggie Day Spa and Lodging in Eagle-Vail, Colorado. When one of several local rescue groups, animal shelters or humane societies has a dog or cat they feel is “less adoptable”, they call Holly. Continue reading

breed specific legislation…


Breed-specific legislation is a law or ordinance passed by a legislative body pertaining to a specific breed or breeds of domesticated animals. In practice, it generally refers to laws or ordinances pertaining to a specific dog breed or breeds. Continue reading