PTSD dogs for Vets – trained by inmates

Inmates for dogs and dogs for PTSD veterans It’s a win-win-win. The dogs leave “death row” in a shelter where they were the inmates and go a prison where humans are the inmates. Behind those bars the dogs and the humans rehabilitate each other and train for life out

Heroes to each other – an old man and a Beagle

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A little backstory about the man of the “old man and a Beagle” … My father, Edward Love Johnson, is the old man. For years Dad tried to “save” us from ourselves. Every time a stray dog would show up we would take it in. He would try to “run them off” before

Our Dog World: Typical Day? More or less.

Afraid this is a typical our dog world day … A couple weeks ago the dogs let us sleep in. Go figure. Sometimes the dogs begin the “it’s a new day people” routine a bit after 5 a.m. That Friday was different, at least in the “let’s get up people”

Summer Time Dog Walk – Foto Friday

Dog walks each Friday morning – Unless the weather is truly horrible, every Friday morning is spent in the woods with the dogs. With more than one on leash, I seldom carry a camera.

Fireworks and dogs don’t mix

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Fireworks phobia in dogs – Of our current pack of 13 canine rescues, I know at least half are afraid of thunder and gunfire. Probably as many are upset by fireworks. We live in a rural area, miles from any fireworks shows. However, the sounds of  fireworks carry and

“Adoptable” – A dog looking for a forever home

Foto Friday – Another Show-up Dog Thirteen dogs call our place home We are over our limit. There’s no more room at the inn. So, here comes another. He’s a Pit. He’s about a year old. He’s a super sweet dog. Shots and worming = done. Message to the universe