Author Archives: kateskennel

COLD!

Yeah, you’d think we lived in Illinois – and it is cold out! In November, I mean really? Luckily I work from home and the dogs and I can snuggle down and stay in mostly. We are delicate hothouse flowers … Continue reading

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Finally Friday!

Today is Friday! I love Friday, I start my Friday off with feeding the dogs, coffee and then the news. On the news show I watch, they play a Polka every Friday morning at 4 am and it kicks off … Continue reading

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Finally Fall!

It is finally fall – and I’ve already bought my first Christmas present – you? Hey, I have a big family and need an early start! The leaves haven’t really started but I still have tomatoes turning. Fall green beans … Continue reading

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Fencing the puppies

I recently took a class and met someone who also has doggies – she has a great blog and recently wrote an article about fencing. Now that may not seem exciting or important to you, but I’m having my fence … Continue reading

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Training the people….

You get a dog breed for a reason – research your breed before you get a puppy or dog. “The art of training a dog owner. Dog owner tells me: Hi, my dog pulls on the leash and runs into … Continue reading

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What, no holiday?!

So I’ve started a new book series and have 2 books in to my publisher so far – the third one is due Monday – we are talking Monday, a week from today….it isn’t even done, and I just got … Continue reading

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Can you hear me now?

“I think he’s deaf.” I’ve heard it more than once from new puppy owners. Sure, there are deaf puppies, but they aren’t common and most puppies aren’t. They simply don’t understand what you want them to do. You know, your … Continue reading

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Social Media & Blatant Plugs

I work in social media, supposedly. I blog. I facebook. I write books that are e-published! I’ve even been known to tweet now and then – I mean, I amaze myself at what I do! However, I’m taking a marketing … Continue reading

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It’s all how you raise them….

I have been told probably a hundred million times over the course of my career that ‘it is all how you raise them’. Meaning if the dog misbehaves, it isn’t the breeds’ fault, but the owners, and sure, in some … Continue reading

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Shaking things up!

Today we are saying good bye to a friend. Most of you know that when you decide to get a young pup, I send home weekly pictures and updates till baby is ready to go home. One thing I often … Continue reading

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