Thursday, October 30, 2014

Thoughtless Thursday: Pre-Halloween Edition

Mama was supposed to take photos of us in our costumes today, but we are going to have to wait for stay tuned!!

Thoughtless Thursday

We are joining Ruckus the Eskie and co-hosts Love is being owned by a Husky and M.K Clinton

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

BlogPaws WW: Curious Chloe

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Canine Easy Salmon Muffins

This recipe is an original from a good friend of ours!!  She makes all of Jackpot's meals!!  He is a very lucky little guy!!

Easy Salmon Muffins

1 package of JIFFY Muffin Mix or any cornbread muffin mix
1 5-oz. can of skinless, boneless salmon
1/3 cup of blueberries

Follow directions on muffin mix box.  Drain salmon, add to mix.  Add blueberries (I use fresh frozen ones).

Bake following directions on muffin mix box.

Refrigerate or freeze immediately.

Keeps in fridge for two days or in freezer for two months.

Check it out guys!  We are sure you'll love them!!

**My thanks to Vicki Howell for this delicious recipe**

Monday, October 27, 2014

Monday Mischief: The Art of Getting in Trouble

It is always a bit sad to get the RV ready to be put away for the winter.  It takes us about five hours total to get it all covered up.  We used to store it inside in a temperature controlled building...but at $130 per month...we have stopped storing it there.  So, we now park it in the yard but it requires a LOT more work on our part to do that.  It must be protected from the wind, yet accessible for us to get it March...which is usually when there is a ton of snow back there!!

The girls were supposed to be just hanging out with us in the backyard while we were putting the tyvek cover on.  Well...Miss LadyBug decided that she would get her kicks by ROLLING in deer poop.  It was AWFUL.  Talk about Mischief.  She had to stay in her crate until we finished getting the cover on.  Then she had to have a bath.  Not fun.  For either of us.

For part of the time, I put them in their "playpen" which is actually Ben's utility was when I let them out that the mischief happened.

Just about three more hours of work today and we should be done...hopefully!! 

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Get Your Pink On

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We are also hopping along with  Sugar the Golden Retriever and Dachshund Nola for their Black & White Sunday BlogHop.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Moving on Up

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Friday, October 24, 2014

LadyBug's #Kohne Kollar!

I was thrilled to hear from Mary over at Tales From The Back Road that we had won the giveaway she sponsored!  This is a photo of LadyBug showing off her KohneKollar!

Happy Friday everyone!!
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Nutrition for your Dog's #WholeBodyHealth!!

**This post is sponsored by Natural Balance's Original Ultra Whole Body Health and the BlogPaws Professional Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping to spread the word about Whole Body Health, but BICHONPAWZ only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. Natural Balance is not responsible for the content of this article.**

Several weeks ago, I had a questionnaire on my blog and I asked for feedback  from other pet parents' on behalf of Natural Balance so that we could gather information and put together an infographic once all of the answers were compiled.  So without further is the infographic summarizing the results of the survey regarding dog health, dog nutrition, and whole body health:

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It is extremely important for our pets to get all of the vitamins and nutrients that they need! A nutritious diet that includes protein strengthens your dog's immune system and fights  allergies, infections and diseases. Feeding your dog a wide variety of ingredients helps prevent allergies over time. Providing an optimal diet will promote good health, and will also help prevent and treat skin allergies.


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