Author: Kaitlyn D

What is Degenerative Myelopathy?

Degenerative Myelopathy (DM) is a genetic disorder that occurs from 8 to 14 years of age.  The disease affects the spinal cord, and begins with issues in the hind legs.  Dogs will drag their...

The Secret to Saving Money on Paint

It took 5 times as long to restore the Sistine Chapel than it originally took Michelangelo to paint it.  Let us attempt to save you more money than they saved time.

We Found the Weirdest Thing Hiding in the Hay

It was getting cold outside and starting to drizzle ice cold rain…   I walked by the barn hearing noises.   Baby Chickens! Our old red hen hatched some new baby chickens!  I didn’t want...

Hate, Devotion, but Does Your Dog Love You?

The other day I was holding a loving Belle in my lap and she was looking so happy when someone told me, “Dogs aren’t smart enough to love.  All they care about are basic needs.”...

Kennel Siding

As part of Step #3… this kennel needs some siding!  Most of these pictures speak for themselves, but this siding is 4×8 Smart Siding.  It was attached with 8d galvanized nails.  The following picture...

Kennel Flooring

The featured picture shows the wooden floor we have to work with.  It was the original floor in the portable building.  Our original plan was to paint it… even after using oil based exterior...