Will My Dog Go to Heaven?

Many ask me, will my dog go to heaven? About half of the people I talk to every day have recently lost a canine family member, so with that in mind, I have been thinking about writing on this subject for quite a while…this is not a “FLAKEY” article, don’t worry…but for those of you who are open-minded, I dare you to continue reading….for those of you who have lost a companion…I hope this is a comfort to you…for those who have never lost a pet,  I trust it will be a mind-expanding, enjoyable ride as you read.  It may …


Do Labs Like Snow?

vc_rowvc_columnvc_single_image image=”12606″/vc_column/vc_rowvc_rowvc_columnvc_column_text Do Labs Like Snow?   I know, if you’re reading this as a Lab Lover already… you’re probably laughing at this question! As we know, Labrador Retrievers were literally bred for the purpose of withstanding cold temps and swimming cold waters! Personally, I am about over this frigid winter, and SO ready for Spring… BUT seeing these Endless Mt Labradors living their best lives in the fluffy white stuff makes it a little easier to get through this season! So just for a smile and to get you through ’til Spring… enjoy these happy snow labbies, ALL from …



So you want a puppy? Should you adopt From a breeder? What do you need to know before you start your quest?  What are the pitfalls to avoid? Also:  You’ve found the perfect “furbaby,” now what? Discover the best way to navigate the waters of welcoming a new canine family member. The information in Insider Secrets to Adopting the Right Dog allows you to experience a smooth, peaceful transition for you and your new addition. Insider Secrets includes sections on puppy training, how to choose a breeder, how to choose an individual dog, how to house-train, and socialize your new …


How Can We Let These Little Babies Go?

I would say almost every puppy pick-up weekend I’ve had, people ask me “How do you let them go? I couldn’t do it, I’d want to keep them all!”, or something along those lines. And my initial response is “It was hard for me at first!”. I’ve been working here with the Stanleys for over 7 years now, and I still remember my first summer sending home puppies. I’d hold the little sweet babes I just watched grow their first 8 weeks, and say to Donna, “Can we just keep them???”. And while puppy snuggles are truly magical and few …