Finding a Good Dog.

Finding a Good Dog.

This is a subject that could easily fill a book.  Our domestic dog population is changing.  In Vermont we used to be able to go to the local shelter and have a good chance of finding a gentle, sociable dog that needed a new home.  With training, regular exercise and...
Christmas Day Walk.

Christmas Day Walk.

This year we have no snow.  This is bad for critters and skiers but good for walking!  Christmas Day was bright and sunny, around 30 degrees.  Quicken and I went for a favorite hike in Pisgah State Park. We made a beautiful loop, up the Hubbard Hill Trail to Baker...
Beaver Pond in Winter.

Beaver Pond in Winter.

  My walk  with Quicken this morning was glorious.  I have several hikes of different durations that are right out my front door.  There is no better way to start the day than an early hike with your dog.  I am very...