Goodbye, Luna

August 20, 2020 As I write this, my throat is tight, my nose is running, and my eyes are leaking tears. We took my sweet little Luna to vet one last time today. I will remember the joy and delight she showed as she raced around the yard, when she played with her balls, and […]

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Poor Little Luna

August 9, 2020 Friday afternoon, Bruce looked outside and saw Luna hoping a bit. She didn’t want to put much weight on her right back leg. Bruce picked her up and cleaned out from between her pads. She sometimes gets pine needle stuck in her paws. When I finished work, I noticed she was still […]

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Spring Trim for Nox

May 11, 2020 This weekend was time for Nox’s spring trim. We trim her in the spring, and it seems to take all summer for her wire hair to grow out for the winter. Here are some before and after pictures. Quick update on Luna, she is eating and being more active. The medicine that […]

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Luna Is a Little Better

April 27, 2020 The new medication the vet prescribed has helped my little Luna. Her appetite has picked up and she is eating a little more. She hasn’t had diarrhea since we started giving her the medication. She has been taking advantage of my lap since I have been working from home. She lies on […]

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Luna Not Feeling Well

April 20, 2020 To paraphrase one of my favorite quotes from my daughter when she was four: Luna is having lots more troubles, she can’t help it, she’s just a sick little dog. Last week, the vet gave us the news that Luna’s numbers were worse. They weren’t as bad as they were after the […]

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More April Snow

April 17, 2020 Ah, springtime in the Rockies! All the snow from the previous snowfall had melted, and the weather had started warming up some. Yesterday, we woke up to seven inches of snow and 24 degrees F. The temperature got all the way to a balmy 25 degrees F. A light snowfall fell all […]

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Snow Play Time

April 15, 2020 It started snowing on Sunday and it snowed all day. Monday morning, it was 15 degrees F when I got up at 6 am. We got about 8 inches of snow. Nox enjoys playing in the snow. Here are some pictures I took of Nox on Monday, before playing in the snow […]

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Cone of Shame

April 11, 2020 Luna started licking her leg, and we didn’t want her to create a sore from all the licking she was doing. DUN DUN – time for the cone of shame! Luna had to wear the cone of shame for several days last week, but I am happy to report, that she is […]

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