Female Dog Matters – life with an unspayed female dog

Probably the first question a female puppy’s owner will need to answer, myself included, is: to spay or not to spay… I’ve never owned a neutered dog or cat so I fully acknowledge I am fairly biased with my views but before considering what route to take with Jazz, I have tried to educate myself…

Life pursuits and Canine Careers

Do you ever feel like thinking of doing something and then realising it’s something you wanted to do as a child but somehow never ended up going for it? That’s me right now. I’m self employed doing what I love doing yet having this niggling feeling that there is more and I’d love to expand…

Mornings with Jazz – from puppy to adult

I can’t speak for every spaniel or every other high energy dog owner out there but I have a strong suspicion many of us experience a “puppyhood amnesia”… This cunning loss of memory of all the things sanity challenging allows us to not only selectively recall the cutest, loveliest of moments whilst erasing all hair…

How one Spaniel made me want to have them all!

There never seem to be the right first post or the right first sentence so I thought I’d just start from something that have hugely contributed to the existence of this blog anyway: spaniel addiction. Having always been fascinated by multitude of dog breeds and wanting to experience bringing up many different ones, I never…