Last weekend we had a home visit from a woman and her wee sausage doglet who needed a new home due to changed circumstances. So a popular topic of conversation over the following days was choosing a new name, as … Continue reading Another failed adoption
1 year and 1 week ago we lost Hugo, and then a year ago we rescued Celia. Her life has changed completely in the last year. The day I picked her up from the breeder she was a stinking, matted, … Continue reading Celia – Celebrating one year since rescue
1 year ago today, I was busy working in Taupo for the weekend. I rang home as I usually do. “Hugo died“. Heartbroken, no other word for it. 😦 That probably was the hardest weekend of work in my life. … Continue reading Heartbroken – Love and Loss – 1 year on
In the past few days here at 14 Weeks Worth of Socks we have just achieved the milestone of 1000 followers. To celebrate this, we are going to have another giveaway. This time, the prize is a super cute hotdog dachshund fridge magnet. … Continue reading GIVEAWAY – to celebrate 1000 followers – dachshund fridge magnet
A friend asked if we wanted to meet with Alice and Celia at the beach with some other sausagey friends on Saturday. We don’t live near the beach, its about 30 minutes away, so its a place we never take our doglets. … Continue reading Doglets go to the beach
Celia over the last couple of months has really started letting us know what she likes. The list is starting to get quite long. From a quiet, timid wee sausage to a bouncing, exuberant girl, she’s a completely different dog … Continue reading Visiting Grandma
I think I have a new favourite pair of socks! Found these in Auckland’s Smith & Caughey’s department store. I think its the most money I’ve … Continue reading Doglet socks
So after my blog post a couple of weeks ago about the separation anxiety of our new mini-dachshund Celia and finding out we also had issues with our older mini-dachshund Alice, time for a quick update. Items munched while we … Continue reading Dog shaming FAIL – no destruction here – move along….