Dachshund Chronicles: Chapter 3

Dachshund Chronicles - Roper Lee

A/N:  Harley is (was) my beloved long-haired dachshund and Roper’s twin sister.  Twin, at least, in biology.  In reality they couldn’t have been more different.  Harley was always more adventurous, playful, clever and fearless than poor Roper.   “I told you that Aunt Harley was brought in as a consultant Continue Reading

Beard to Beard: The View From the Family Bed

Beard to Beard - Family Bed

Too often, I find myself completely caught up in my work. My Companions are so important to me and I tend to measure my own happiness and contentment by their happiness and contentment. Which is unfortunate because some of them are, quite honestly, never happy or content. (Bachmann) Anyway, when Continue Reading

Dachshund Chronicles: Chapter 2

Dachshund Chronicles - Roper Lee

AN:  Character’s Based on Real Animals/People:  Grandma Okinawa – my mother, with whom Roper lived (along with my Dad and older brother aka ‘Stinky Foot’, so named because he wouldn’t bend down to pet Roper, but would use his socked foot to rub him); Cookie – my childhood pet poodle; Continue Reading

Beard to Beard: A Public Service Announcement from Georgie

Irish Viking Dachshund with a beard

A severe cold front has moved into our area.  Please be advised that below-freezing temperatures and potentially, freezing rain, will likely hover over the region for the next several days.  I have cancelled all Companion field trips and The Family Bed Education, Rehabilitation and Training Center will be closed until Continue Reading