Category: The Vizsla

Why I Won’t Apologize for Coddling My Dog

I read the following articles last week, both of which made me want to express my feelings/response as an overly obsessed dog mom herself, who enjoys coddling her dog more than the average dog parent. 14 Signs You Have An Unhealthy Attachment To Your Dog For the Love of Dog The first of the articles, […]

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5 annoying dog habits and how I fixed them

I have immense respect for all the people in the world who have patience. Like even a drop of it because I have none. I also have a tendency to over react to basically everything and assume the world is coming to an end so, yeah. Props to all the people who have actual human […]

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Dog Parenting 101

I like sleep. So almost every morning around 5 AM I can count on waking up because of this one dog that barks his head off when he goes outside with his owner for his morning potty break, you can likely guess how happy I am. Granted, we live on the first floor of our current apartment […]

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What to expect when you’re expecting

When I was little – like my prime awkward years in middle school – I was a huge Sims fan. I played that game every day after school and built kick a$$ houses and families with the last name of my latest crush (obviously). Then when Sims Pets came out I think I went overboard. […]

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The Real Cost of Dog Ownership

Lets be real. Dogs are freaking cute. And for some reason that I cannot explain, I feel the need to buy things for said cute creature of my own, maybe even too much. The first year that I had Luna, I spent way more money than I care to admit (but will anyway to help others […]

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Treat Yo’self (Doggy Style)

The title of this blog post may lead you to believe we are either about to discuss how amazing Parks & Rec is or something a little more rated PG-13. But don’t worry – we’re keeping it G today. When I first brought Luna home, I had no idea what type of dog food and treats she […]

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True Life: I’m Jealous of my Dog

You guys, I’m starting to realize I’ve got the sh!t end of the stick when it comes to this dog parent thing. Luna lives a pretty decent life if you ask me. Meanwhile I’m the one who has to get up and go to work every day to support her. Such a free loader. She […]

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Gotcha!

It has been exactly one year since I adopted my furry love bug from BARC and I couldn’t be happier with the decision I made to bring her home. I had heard of the term Gotcha Day on a few occasions; from people who adopted children and were not informed of their biological birthday’s and instead celebrate the […]

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What’s the deal with Heartworms?!

I mentioned in one of my last posts that Luna recently started treatment for heartworms. I know some people reading that DO have dogs, may be aware of what this is, but there are also a handful of dog parents and non dog people that have no clue. That would be the category I fell […]

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Dog Favorites: Puzzle Toys

Over the past year I acquired one too many dog toys for my Luna girl. In the beginning, I was just buying whatever I saw at PetSmart that looked fun, but as time went on and I learned more about dogs and their behavior, I realized that it made more sense to invest in toys […]

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