One of the most dog friendly parks is being threatened

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument I have previously written about a couple different places in Grand Staircase-Escalante which we have enjoyed with our Danes, Devil's Garden and Lower Calf Creek Falls with a third location, Willis Creek slot not yet published.  I give the area a 4-paw rating because dogs are welcome throughout most of the monument.  It … Continue reading One of the most dog friendly parks is being threatened

sunset at Flaming Gorge, Great Dane, K'Ehleyr

This time last year

I was recently reminded, by Facebook memories, that at this time last year we had made the incredibly hard decision to remove K'Ehleyr's leg to relieve her of the pain caused by osteosarcoma.  We all had a lot to learn and adjust to but she was amazing, she was standing within 12 hours after surgery … Continue reading This time last year

Great Dane Portrait taken with the Tetons

Tearful farewells and new beginnings

Turns out I was terrible at documenting ours and K'Ehleyr's life as a tripawd.  Truthfully she handled it pretty well.  She learned to negotiate the stairs, down was never her favorite but going up she had to be reminded to slow down.  She learned to dig again and to out maneuver and almost out run … Continue reading Tearful farewells and new beginnings

The first week

We are heading into our second week as I post this.  Here is a recap of what the first day and week were like for us and K'Ehleyr.  This post contains affiliate links for your convenience to some of the products we found helpful post surgery. Before K'Ehleyr's surgery a new x-ray of her lungs … Continue reading The first week