Rocky’s Viewpoint

Rockys Viewpoint

A blog for people who treat their dogs better than family

I know I’ve written about this before, but I wanted to revisit the subject especially since I’m experiencing it with one of Yankee’s good friends, another golden retriever named Miles. Miles is spending some time with us while his “parents” are on vacation.

I was catching up on my Whole Dog Journal reading the other day and came across an interesting article regarding a different technique for training your dog. It was developed by Nancy Tanner, a trainer in Bozeman, MT who was inspired by a marine mammal training technique that was developed at Sea World in San Diego. Her training is called “Observation without Direction.” Simply put, the idea is to let your dog do whatever he wants and then learn from him

After what seemed like an eternity of a delay, we’re making progress again with the construction! Windows and doors are in, and they’re pouring part of the parking lot! New interior walls have been framed, electrical and new air conditioning work is being done in the pool room. It’s starting to take shape!

One of the worst things you will ever have to do in your life is say goodbye to your beloved pet

Category: Relationships
Category: Fun

Has your dog been scratching a lot? I know my dog Yankee has. He doesn’t have fleas, so my next choice is some sort of allergy. After working with him and his diet, I’ve concluded that he has some environmental allergies.

Have you ever had a massage? If so, I bet you felt wonderful afterward! Even if you haven’t had a massage, chances are you know what it is; the manipulation of skin, muscles and joints for the purpose of affecting physical or emotional changes in the body.

It’s a sunny warm day, and Beau wants to lay in the grass soaking up the sun.

Category: Fun