Seven is 10 weeks old today and doing great in harness training! She stays out front, keeps the line mostly taught, and follows the trail. Of course it helps that she is surrounded by deep snow and there is nothing distracting on the trail….. and there was something interesting out on the road she just … More Life of a Husky – Puppy in Harness Training
Someone once told me that the 8 week mark is pivotal for puppy development; that at two months the personality of a dog will be more or less ingrained. I don’t know how accurate this is, but a veterinarian later told me he believed a dog’s personality is about 75% nature 25% nurture, and this … More Your dog isn’t just fur deep
After a Christmas day snowfall the puppies got out and ran the trails. 🙂
I have been meaning to create this for a long time. I have had the delight and privilege of raising many huskies from newborn to adult and it is a fantastical journey which I wanted to document and share, otherwise known as blogging. So we are keeping a black female from Kismet’s November 10, 2017 … More Life of a Husky
Whether you’re an avid do-it-yourself-er or a dedicated dog owner, there is something appealing about making your own pet products. The handmade marketplace is awesome and a favorite place to find natural pet products. If you’re getting into washing products or other things which are applied to a dog’s body, then it is imperative … More 8 Essential Oils for Dogs
I can’t deny I understand exactly where he’s coming from. Blind obedience is not in my personality either. It seems almost insulting to expect such a thing. “You mean sit? For no reason other than you want to command me to perform a trick? No way human!” Who can blame them, really? They’re intelligent with … More “Sit,” and any other commands, are open for negotiation.
The individuality and charisma of huskies seems to be as diverse as their array of coat colors. When someone asks me to describe them I mentally sift through a list of adjectives to find something truly fitting. I have yet to come up with a witty and encompassing description, and all I have managed so … More The Charm and Gumption of the Siberian Husky