Another BSL Tradgedy

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Through the Eyes of Lennox, the Imprisoned

  • Posted: July 12, 2012  by Karen Ragusa   -  
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Imprisoned…locked up, jailed, incarcerated, behind bars, captive, caged, put away, detained, interned, confined, trapped, shut in, etc., etc., etc…. Whatever the word used, this author’s writing is in honor in memory of Lennox. I am afraid that on July 11, 2012, this “bully breed” dog was sentenced to die in Belfast,

Help! My pet’s shedding is driving me crazy!

  • Posted: July 10, 2012  by Karen Ragusa   -  
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Do I love my pet? YES. Do I love it’s hair? NO! All dogs have 3 types of hair: Primary hair- the outer coat, typically the longest and most stiff and the hardest for water to penetrate Secondary hair- the under coat, usually shorter and extremely fluffy and used for

Dreamer’s Story

The momma, now named Dreamer (cuz her eyes are so dreamy) and her 10 babies are holding their own. One died (which made 11 babies in all) as a result of hypothermia. She was cold when picked up from Dekalb a/c and nothing could be done to bring her back. Thanks

Sylvia

Just spoke to Dr. Watson… He will sedate her one more time for a thorough cleaning and “look see” but it appears that all things have gone better for this girl than we could have hoped for. I have identified a “medical foster” who lives far away but has agreed

Update on Sylvia

  • Posted: May 19, 2012  by Karen Ragusa   -  
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Dr. Watson was able to re-position the anus to a more proper location and cause some separation to the vagina/urethra/vulva area (prior to this surgery the poop was basically dumping into the vulva). While this procedure will certainly help this girl it may not completely rectify her situation. But we felt like

A simpler time… A more loving time

  • Posted: May 18, 2012  by Karen Ragusa   -  
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So it began on the day before mother’s day that I couldn’t stop thinking about Mamie. My grandmother was almost 100 when she passed several years ago, so I know that she would be completely mystified by the things in the news today. Not angry.  Not condemning.  Not judgemental.  That’s what made her

IT’S CAR WASH TIME!!!

  • Posted: April 12, 2012  by Karen Ragusa   -  
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The truth about Pets and Pests

  • Posted: March 7, 2012  by Karen Ragusa   -  
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=mZ1xA8uJkwA

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Puppies

We had puppies Jan 20! 7 girls and 4 boys….. wow!!! What litter for this little mama. Mama and pups are reported doing fine.