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by Shalista
Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Could you do it?
Replies: 12
Views: 1957

Re: Could you do it?

The next dog i adopt is gonna be a senior so im deliberately signing up for a shorter time with them. :cry:
by Shalista
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: HELP! My dog barks at EVERYONE!
Replies: 8
Views: 3141

Re: HELP! My dog barks at EVERYONE!

Holy Necro batman! This is an ollld thread
by Shalista
Tue Jun 05, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Natural scenting abilities
Replies: 5
Views: 1024

Re: Natural scenting abilities

Nettle wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:07 am
Then there is incentive
Inscentive? inSCENTive? i see what you did there....... :wink: :wink: :wink:
by Shalista
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:16 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Some bad news
Replies: 10
Views: 1611

Re: Some bad news

ummmm re: proof reading. i write fantasy books as well and im part of a tight knit circle of beta readers. im not sure that id be able to drag any of them along (one is currently betaing MY book. I'm hoping to start querying agents for trad publishing by the end of the year.) but id absolutely love ...
by Shalista
Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Breed Questions
Topic: Let's talk sighthounds
Replies: 37
Views: 4696

Re: Let's talk sighthounds

on the topic of adding sight hound to things i really dont understand the person who first thought rat terriers would make good pets. take a terrier (prey drive and energy) and add whippet (prey drive and energy) and lets just put that on a couch and hope it stays there :roll: :roll: :roll: people a...
by Shalista
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 3330
Views: 483860

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

not to toot my own horn but PT is frequently recommended for fibro. i did aqua therapy with a woman who had it and she said it helped alot.
by Shalista
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Breed Questions
Topic: Hounds?
Replies: 19
Views: 2424

Re: Hounds?

I also think people come up to dogs that obviously WANT to be come up to. i actually let bax pull a little to say hi to people just as the invitation to get more people to come over and pet him. he so enthusiastically wants to say hi people feel welcomed to say hi back. ive met half my street that w...
by Shalista
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:55 am
Forum: Breed Questions
Topic: Hounds?
Replies: 19
Views: 2424

Re: Hounds?

agreed with above with small side note that given the set of lungs they DO have on them, if they DO develop a barking problem (like say a noise sensitivity or SA) shes gonna have to jump on that MUCH faster than say, if a chihuahua did.
by Shalista
Wed May 30, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: Breed Questions
Topic: What will your next dog be?
Replies: 14
Views: 2015

Re: What will your next dog be?

to be fair fair merlin def looks like hes ready to do some seriouse damage.... to that bag of treats was already sitting down reading the daily growl with a pipe in her mouth. love this! and mostly true of bax except somewhere he got a health dose of 'derp' which im thinking came from either his bea...
by Shalista
Wed May 30, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: Photos of Your Dogs
Topic: Merlin's Family
Replies: 5
Views: 1150

Re: Merlin's Family

yeah we didnt get the one i wanted either. in that whole mess of churning rat terriers there was one tiny one that just sat in my lap and let me pet her. she had a bit of a limp so the breeder said we could have her for free. she was very friendly and mellow and just liked snuggles but dad didnt wan...
by Shalista
Wed May 30, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 3330
Views: 483860

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

Had he met her before, Shalista? Was he fine with her before? yes but he was mostly distracted by kirby when he mugged her for snuggles previously (you know, the whole, "I'm cuddling your hooman and theres nothing you can do to stop me" ) but bax is good with strangers 90% of the time. what i wante...
by Shalista
Tue May 29, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 3330
Views: 483860

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

ugh had bax meet my neighbor (kirbys mom) for a possible baby sitting this weekend and he barked and cowered from her. lovely bax, you're a real charmer :? :?
by Shalista
Tue May 29, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Breed Questions
Topic: What will your next dog be?
Replies: 14
Views: 2015

Re: What will your next dog be?

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Everything they do is serious business... Even fun
100% agreed. I tell him he has a business trot. when he's walking somewhere its With Purpose. there is no silly little just lazying around he is Going Places.
by Shalista
Tue May 29, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Photos of Your Dogs
Topic: Merlin's Family
Replies: 5
Views: 1150

Re: Merlin's Family

Bax outgrew his mum and i HIGHLY doubt even the breeders knew who his dad was soooooo :roll:

also gorgeous family, def see the resemblance!
by Shalista
Tue May 29, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Breed Questions
Topic: What will your next dog be?
Replies: 14
Views: 2015

Re: What will your next dog be?

OH needs terriers,
lets be honest, everyone needs a terrier, they just dont know it yet :wink: