Entries from the ‘Out & About’ Category

Feeding Scraps to the Chickens

Feeding Scraps to the Chickens

Posted by F&S

When you keep chickens, it’s important to feed them well so that they will lay the best eggs possible.  We have about 200 chickens at the farm and that means a lot of food!  Fortunately, Martha has the perfect situation.  Each week, she takes huge bowls off their beautiful eggs into the test kitchen at …

Our Appearance on Martha's Eggcellent Easter

Our Appearance on Martha's Eggcellent Easter

Posted by F&S

On Martha’s blog today, she shares a gallery of photos taken during the filming of her Easter special called Martha’s Eggcellent Easter airing this Sunday, April 17th on Hallmark Channel at 7p.m. ET.  If you looked through all of her photos and wondered about us dogs, rest assured, we are part of the show!  Although, …

Scratch Pads for the Donks!

Scratch Pads for the Donks!

Posted by Francesca

Maybe you recall last week when Francesca and I wandered down to the stable to visit Betsy.  Betsy, as it turns out, was busy with her chores but had enough time to introduce Franny to a new product she’s trying out called ‘Scratch n All’.  Betsy wants to use it in the donkey paddock so …

Barking up the Wrong Tree?

Barking up the Wrong Tree?

Posted by F&S

You know how we, Frenchies, are always chasing critters, especially our nemeses, the squirrels!  We took off after a fluffy tail the other day and almost had him, if not for a bald cypress tree.  You just wait!

Showing G.K. Some Flowers

Showing G.K. Some Flowers

Posted by F&S

We, Frenchies are so very happy that spring has finally arrived.  Pretty flowers are beginning to bloom all over the farm.  We decided to take G.K. around and show him some of our favorite areas and it turns out that he has a real appreciation for flowers.

Stormy Skies in Bedford

Stormy Skies in Bedford

Posted by Sharkey

It was all over the local news yesterday morning that severe thunderstorms were moving through the area.  Where I don’t mind the rain so much, I have to admit that thunderstorms scare me.  Looking out the door, I noticed that it was getting really dark and Francesca and I took a peek from the covered …

Bartok, the Model?  Arf!!!

Bartok, the Model? Arf!!!

Posted by F&S

We, Frenchies, were wondering why Bartok, Empress Tang, and Princess Peony were given special baths and combed out so thoroughly and then whisked away in cat carriers.  Laura Acuna also went on this mystery trip.  Well, we were flipping through some new photo albums on Martha’s computer and came across these captioned pictures and thought …

New Horse Bedding and a Great Scratch Pad!

New Horse Bedding and a Great Scratch Pad!

Posted by F&S

We, Frenchies, had a little rhythm thing going on the other day and we wandered on down to the stables to see if Betsy wanted to dance with us.  However, Betsy was on a mission because she is trying out a new kind of horse bedding and she was lining a stall with it.  You …

Filling Bird Feeders

Filling Bird Feeders

Posted by Francesca

After basking in the nice warm springtime sun, Sharkey and I decided to have a look around when we spotted Gyurme busy with chores.  It turns out that he was filling the bird feeders, which hang from the eaves of the carport/blog studio.  We decided to help him because this is a big job, as …

Basking Hound

Basking Hound

Posted by F&S

Dear fans of the Daily Wag,
We just want to thank all of you for being so concerned about Francesca and her whereabouts during her recuperation in Maryland.  You will see from this blog that she is alive and well and at home again in Bedford.  Life has resumed to normal and we are enjoying ourselves …