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Yorkie Life by Jasper (and other pet things)

Guard Your Cash

| January 16, 2010

We have a two-year-old Yorkie and a couple of older cats. Even though Jasper, the Yorkie, is the new comer to the family, and also the smaller of them all, he has some how gained the mastery over them. Yorkies are usually a big-hearted breed. They have a self-image that is much greater than their […]

One of My Dog’s Favorite Toys

| January 11, 2010

Dogs and puppies love to play, but, dog toys don’t necessarily have to come from the pet store. Sometimes you can find a hidden jewel right in your local grocery, or department store.

My Dog has What?

| October 8, 2009

Jasper, our little Yorkie, and I have a ritual that takes place every day after dinner. We play Basketball, only his is on a much smaller scale and it doesn’t require a net. Jasper has an array of toys and they all have their time and place throughout the day. Of those toys, his Basketball […]

Not Just Another Rover

| September 26, 2009

Choosing the right “just perfect” name for your beautiful Yorkie can be just as important as choosing the perfect pup, or any other family pet. Naming your pet does not have to happen within the first hour, day, or even week that he comes home. Get to know your Yorkie’s personality. Look into his eyes; […]

Just the Right Size?

| September 24, 2009

A few years ago I got an email that was about a little boy who was finally going to get a puppy. He and his mom went to the local animal shelter so that he could find a puppy, a fuzzy little friend. He went from pen to pen, cage to cage as he snuggled […]

I Shall Board No More Forever – God Willing

| July 15, 2009

My mother died rather suddenly and unexpectedly. My wife and I had to travel to Dothan for 4 days. I knew that there would be a lot of running around to do, a lot of people to see while we were down there, so we were faced with the fact that the dog would have […]

Do you want a Spankin?

| May 20, 2009

Our dog Jasper is a handful. He is my pride and joy. My wife thinks I let him get away with murder. She’s probably right – but boy does he love me for it. My wife is a retired English Teacher, and I still work. So, she is with him all day, and she has […]