12ish Weeks

Okay, I'm so done making baby animal videos. I give mad props to those folks always making these elaborate and highly entertaining videos. I find the whole process to be tedious and not at all fun or even worthwhile. With photography I enjoy the whole process, but videoing - ugh. I swear I don't know …

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Happy New Year

Gah, puppies, kittens - it's madness at my house at the moment. Of course, Aja just wants to chase Marvin, so I can't really have that cuteness together unless I'm holding Aja. But that's okay, it would probably be TOO cute if they ended up playing together anyway. Marvin has rapidly made himself at home, …

Meet Marvin

OMG, my new kitten is insanely awesome! Exactly what I was hoping for, and what I've been missing. When a cat just naturally craves and enjoys snuggling it's such a different feel than cuddling with a cat that happens to be in the mood. He just LIKES me, and purrs and snuggles and carries on …

On Puppies

Thankfully I'm on a bit of a puppy vacation tonight, Aja is off on a sleepover. I've been sick this week and puppies + sickness is not a good equation - nice to be able to actually rest for a bit. There has been way more unsupervised puppy action than there should have been this …

Aja 10 Weeks

Surprisingly, Bright is being super gentle and understanding with the puppy. Not that she can't do her bitch routine, but she actually follows the puppy around and invites her to play, rolls over and lets the puppy maul her and is basically being super sweet and motherly. Go figure. It's actually been surprising all around …

It’s On

The switch has flipped, Aja has officially figured out the training game and that offering behavior makes the game go. She's very demanding! We've mostly been looking at tricks that start with a lure: hand touch, spin, down, wave. Today we shaped 'back up' and it was so cool to see her have that lightbulb …