Tag Archives: ConneryBeagle

The Treadmill Experiment

As one part of Connery Beagle’s Overcoming Very Bad Luck Journey through this life, he was given steroids through his adolescence.  This wasn’t particularly good for his developing tendons and ligaments. We shifted him to Atopica as soon as it … Continue reading

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Breaking Good

by Doranna The broken brain.  It is Teh Stoopit.  It looks at things it’s known how to do forEVER and it says, “I got nuthin’.” When it comes to the dogs, I can often see it coming…if not always.  “Nope, … Continue reading

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Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary, George RRM, and ConneryBeagle

by Doranna …Which of these things is not like the others? Sometimes the degree of separation is smaller than you think.

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All the Colors of W00t

by Doranna Qualifying!  Winning!  Titles!  W00t!  Rah! Because hey, that stuff is fun.  It’s lots of fun.  The green Q ribbon is a revered thing.  Add a bit of placement ribbon color and…you know… W00t! But if it was the … Continue reading

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Ready, Set…NO!

Dart, as usual, is teaching me lessons. All three of the dogs stay pretty active, like little elementary school kids with a stack of play dates.  However, Connery is a mature boy with lots of seasoning who never did need … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad, and The Silly

by Doranna THE GOOD: Agility milestones for Connery Beagle!  Now that he’s earned a MACH3, Connery is running in Preferred classes (that is, jumping four inches lower).  He was always the shortest and heaviest dog in his jump height…Beagles are … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, My ConneryBeagle!

by Doranna Happy Tenth Birthday, ConneryBeagle!  We love you! CH MACH3 Cedar Ridge DoubleOSeven VCD1 TD RE MXC MJG XF EAC EJC CGC

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Puppy’s First Shoes

A Blue Hound Beagles Blog (A Dog Agility Blog Event: Starting your puppy) Talk about awesome reinforcement timing!  This past month, in some weird universal coincidence, big lots of people (okay, a couple) asked me exactly this–when did I start … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Beagle

by Doranna I find that whatever I’m doing with my animals, I usually run into lessons that apply to writing.  Or to living.  All our critters have something to teach us–maybe some more than others. ConneryBeagle: Me!  This must be … Continue reading

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Brain Game Pain

by Doranna & the Blue Hound Beagles A Dog Agility Blog Event.  Sort of. Last week the Dog Agility event went off as scheduled…without me.  Life Chaos came to something of a head last week (if one of many), and … Continue reading

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