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Fido Knows What Time It Is

bordercollieclock dogs can tell time

I mean, technically they can’t let you know it’s 5:03 PM on a Tuesday, but they can sense time in different ways.  That’s right folks, your dogs can tell time. They use basic biology to achieve this epic feat, one Read more…


Jogging Stroller Juggle

Training two dogs to walk beside a stroller, not the easiest task in the world. Factor in that one of them is a Border Collie that just wants to go go go, and the other is a scent and sight Read more…


The News You’ve All Been Waiting For!

Baby P, a lady! Lil’ Miss P, she’s got some trials and tribulations in this world, not because she’s a girl, but because life is hard. My goal is not to empower her feminism specifically, but to teach her the Read more…


Rainy Day Riot!

It’s a rainy day here in Edmonton, and what happens on rainy days? Mud. Mud is what happens. I should mention that not even a week ago, my task of choice was scrubbing the white grout in the kitchen, that Read more…


Baby-Q Festivity Madness!

So the baby shower invitations are in, and I’m working on an invite list. Turns out, we don’t know a lot of people. The people that we do know, are all out of town family and friends…… Dammit. So traditionally, Read more…


AWOL – A Whiny Ornery Lady

Alright guys, let’s be honest, I have not been great about the blogging thing in the last two months. Like at all, and let’s be real, it’s because pregnancy is kind of making me miserable lately. Now don’t get me Read more…


Will Mars Run Away?

Turns out, the answer is yeah, probably, except not running, maybe walking, slowly.  Like a saunter, or a stroll.  Similar to a cow, although, none of those on this farm! His nose gets him into a lot of trouble, but Read more…


Coming soon, video montage!

We’re officially up on YouTube!       Check us at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgjn6p5anXRTf2TwsGEbnAw to like and subscribe!         There you’ll find shenanigans of the daycare sort, and our everyday home operations as well, including updates on Peyton!


Regina’s Very Own, Alana W.!

Our third and final feature, for Professional Pet Sitters Week, and her big fur baby Hemi!  Isn’t he handsome?! “My name is Alana. My other half and I have been watching pups, and occasionally other animals, in Regina for about Read more…


Calla is Rockin’ Calgary!

Although Professional Pet Sitters Week is over, we would like to highlight our second sitter, Calla T.! Calla is a sitter in Calgary, Alberta, she’s a busy lady, but we’re so glad she found a hustle that makes her dreams Read more…


16 Weeks, 4 Days

Dear Animal Cracker,   Well aren’t you getting big?  In the last week or so, I can suddenly feel everything.  I can feel every ounce of my bladder, stomach, intestines, kidneys and liver.  All because my uterus is now the Read more…


Check out this amazing dog mum!

Welcome to Day 1 of 7 of Professional Pet Sitters Week! As you know we’ll be featuring a different sitter every day for the next 7 days, with a story from each sitter!   To kick off the week, we’re Read more…


How To Choose The Right Breed

Everybody nowadays is so particular when it comes to relationships with other people, especially intimate or romantic relationships, but when it comes to dogs they look at what’s cute. When Thomas and I were deciding on what breed to get Read more…


Running Home Dog Daycare & Boarding and My Sanity

I love my job, I love that I get to work from home, and decide my own hours and how much I make, and I love that I get to take naps with dogs all around me every day. But Read more…


Is Everything Bigger In Texas?

Yes, yes it is! We can prove that with our feature on one fantastic woman with a huge heart, Stephanie Dove! Stephanie raises registered miniature donkeys and pigmy goats on a beautiful and picturesque ranch in the small Texas county Read more…


Happy World Spay/Neuter Day!

Happy Tuesday, but more importantly, Happy World Spay/Neuter Day! Today is all about informing the world (because overpopulated feral cats and street dogs is a worldwide issue!) about the importance of spaying or neutering your pets, it saves lives! Cats Read more…


14 Weeks, 2 Days

Dear Animal Cracker, You are 14 weeks and 2 days old today. This week your body will be able to pee. You are probably peeing inside of me right now, and let me tell you, that is not okay. To Read more…


11 Weeks, 3 Days

Dear Animal Cracker, We have known about you for exactly 6 weeks today. We don’t know if you are a boy or a girl, but we do know your name, and that we love you, and that we are excited Read more…