Hello, my name is Gizmo.

This is my baby pic­ture. Lara took it a cou­ple of weeks ago when she and Jim came to vis­it us. No doubt when I am old­er I will wish that I had­n’t post­ed it here. But for now I hope you enjoy it and all of the oth­ers. Here’s some video of us play­ing tug. […]

Going Home

July 21st. The big day. He was just wait­ing for us to come for him. There was some play time. All the young­sters get­ting in on it. There’s a pile of chew toys under there some­where. Susan showed us a lit­tle of what the boy could do. Here he’s start­ing a Down. He sits so very hard. As […]

Puppy, Puppy, Puppy

(edit — this is old. I mean, real­ly. The pup­py already lives with us. It’s utter chaos.) I did­n’t intend it to hap­pen this way. I mean, I did intend to some day, per­haps not too long from now, get anoth­er Bou­vi­er. But not right now. Except that right now is how it hap­pened. Or will hap­pen. Real […]

1st Away Game

before we can switch from pup­py nose work (cook­ies and box­es) Giz­mo needs to do 6 search­es away from home or the train­ing facil­i­ty.  this is loca­tion one. the park next to the train depot and the police sta­tion in Duvall. we did two search­es one along the path and one along the rock wall. […]