The Cooper Chronicles: Rawhide!

One of Coopers favorite things in life is without a doubt rawhide bone time. This is the time he gets outside with a rawhide bone. I buy US made rawhide that has been basted with either a beef or chicken flavor. This stuff is like crack for Coop. He literally is beside himself for the…

The Cooper Chronicles: “My nads Alfie,they took my nads….”

Cooper has joined the neutered masses and is recovering nicely. The topic of spay/neuter is one with quite a following and is also loaded with a lot of noise. Lies and nonsense flows on both sides of the issue and ultimately I hope people just take a fresh and responsible take on pet ownership. We…

The Cooper Chronicles. Happy Birthday Coops

June 1 2013 saw Cooper the yellow lab turn 1. No cake or fanfare folks just another day of walking,feeding,brushing,scooping poop and playing around with the fur shedding sometime pal sometime pain in the ass that is COOPER.

The Cooper Chronicles:Three Cooper things

In the ongoing saga that is life with the yellow lab Cooper we have this: Cooper is now ten months old and is still very much the puppy. Pretty amazing. He is also tipping the scales over 60 lbs and is as friendly and curious as ever. He is all dog and still holding so…

The Cooper Chronicles…

So I live in New England. We have true fall. I have about 50 leaf offering trees on the estate. Cooper,our Yellow Lab puppy likes chasing things,including leaves. I obviously have to move leaves. You see where this is going right? Cooper chasing leaves thinking he can actually catch them all is a great way…

in2 the cooper chronicles 2

For  an update kind of thing just in case anyone cares. Cooper is alive and well. He is getting a little cranky about going for his morning walk. This is disappointing since when the school year starts this walk will be an important component of our households overall routine. His leash behaviour is very good….

in2 the cooper chronicles

My family absolutely porked me and forced dog ownership upon me once more. I fought the good fight. I listed all the cons that are intrinsic to doggie ownership and was still roundly defeated at the table of family democracy. Well folks I can tell you that from here on out my home is gonna…