Entries from the ‘Favorite Things’ Category

Willows and Signs of Spring

Willows and Signs of Spring

Posted by Sharkey

Even though it’s been a rather mild winter, Francesca and I are antsy for spring to arrive.  It’s still February, but if you look hard enough, there are signs of spring in many places around the farm.  The other day, I fired up the engine of the Kawasaki, I went and found Francesca paying a …

What I Made For Sharkey's Birthday

What I Made For Sharkey's Birthday

Posted by Francesca

It’s a good thing I looked on Martha’s calendar because I suddenly realized that Sharkey’s seventh birthday is this Saturday!  You may recall my birthday last December, when Sharkey got creative in the kitchen and whipped me up a special treat.  Well, I wanted to reciprocate.  Please have a look.

"Barking Allowed. Big Personalities Rewarded..."

Posted by Pia

While I am typically not one to ‘judge,’ last weekend I did just that! I was invited to be a judge in the “Go Dog Go” fundraiser show for HeARTs Speak, an organization that offers a unique and creative way for artists of all ages to help homeless animals.
The first annual “The Go Dog …

Round Two at Westminster

Round Two at Westminster

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

I must say that competing in The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show has been quite an honor and I am especially proud of my big win for Best of Breed.  After a really long day, I joined other Best of Breed winners to see which dog would win Best of Group.  I’ll tell you right …

I Won Best of Breed!

I Won Best of Breed!

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

THE WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB
2012 BEST OF BREED RESULTS
FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2112:

8            Ch Pazzazz’s Genghis Khan
Breed:  Chow Chow
Sex:  Dog
AKC:  NP 25047902
Date of Birth:  November 08, 2009
Breeder:  Kathi Seidenspinner  Karen Tracy
Sire:  GCH Liontamer’s Dial 1-800 Hotstuff
Dam:  Ch Liontamer-Pazzazz I’m So Lucky
Owner:  Martha Stewart & Karen Tracy

There you have it, Glue Squad!  I am a …

How Does One Get to Westminster?  It Helps to be on Time!

How Does One Get to Westminster? It Helps to be on Time!

Posted by F&S

Well, today is the big day that we’ve all been waiting for!  Our brother, G.K., is making his first appearance at The 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show  and we, Frenchies, had really big dreams of being there ourselves!

G.K.'s Countdown to Westminster!

G.K.'s Countdown to Westminster!

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

As you all know, I am one of the lucky ones who was invited to compete in the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, held at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  In preparation, I am presently staying with my breeder, Karen Tracy and I am in training with my handler, Jan Kolnik.  The …

Waxing Poetic....

Waxing Poetic....

Posted by Pia

Furry photos, words of wisdom… today I bring you more of this highly requested combo… always a favorite here at the DW… Enjoy….
As always, please keep sending me your photos, stories and favorite quotes.
In kinship,
Dr. Pia Salk

Spring Chores During Winter - Go Figure!

Spring Chores During Winter - Go Figure!

Posted by F&S

We keep talking about what a mild winter it’s been.  Driving around the farm the other day, we observed a lot of action going on in the vegetable garden.  I guess if it’s going to be unseasonably warm, you might as well take advantage of the situation!

Mr. Quiggly, the fast Frenchie!

Mr. Quiggly, the fast Frenchie!

Posted by F&S

How many of you Daily Wag readers saw that very funny Sketchers commercial during the Super Bowl about Mr. Quiggly, the French bulldog?  Apparently, if a Frenchie wears a set of Skektchers running shoes, he or she can outrun a pack of greyhounds!  Too funny!