Entries from the ‘Pet Secrets’ Category

Photo Editing for Our Blog

Photo Editing for Our Blog

Posted by F&S

Many of you are probably wondering how we, Frenchies, manage to put this blog together every week.  One tool we use a lot is our Apple iPad.  The touchscreen works very well with our paws.  Here’s a peek at our process!

A Toad To-Do List

A Toad To-Do List

Posted by Pia

Hi Daily Waggers,
As promised I have some tips on “toad proofing” your yard for the safety of your fur kids as well as for the toads who come to visit. Having now read a fair amount on the topic, and seen lots of photos, I will tell you that many toad species look alike. …

What Chew Doing?

What Chew Doing?

Posted by Francesca

Sharkey and I love to share our many adventures but sometimes, it really is just a dog’s life.  And a dog’s life involves a lot of chewing and licking!
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Helping in the Peony Garden

Helping in the Peony Garden

Posted by F&S

It finally stopped raining and we, Frenchies, went outside to play.  Not too far from the house is where Martha’s extraordinary peony garden is located.  If you love peonies, this is the place to be!  Peony flowers are very heavy and they tend to flop over, which is why they need to be supported.  We …

Real Champions Like to be Groomed

Real Champions Like to be Groomed

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

I, G.K., was told that I had to go and visit a dog groomer because I was to make my acting debut in a PetSmart commercial.  I have been given baths and brush outs at home, but I had never been to a groomer before.  You might expect a little pup like me to be …

Stonehenge in Connecticut?

Stonehenge in Connecticut?

Posted by Francesca

The other day, we took a drive to Connecticut with Martha and Uncle Carlos.  It was a very lovely day and the winter landscape looked beautiful.  Suddenly, something caught my attention and I told Carlos to stop the car.  Sharkey and I are always so curious to investigate new things and the display we found …

Waiting for Santa

Waiting for Santa

Posted by Francesca

We Frenchies were so excited for Santa to come.  We heard that he had some wonderful surprises for us.  We decided to get dressed in our Santa hats to wait for his arrival.  We discovered that waiting is really no fun at all.

Playing in the leaves

Playing in the leaves

Posted by Francesca

Who doesn’t love playing in a big pile of dry and fluffy leaves?  It’s so much fun and I feel sorry for dogs who live where no leaves fall.  Sharkey and I discovered some really big piles the other day and jumped right in.  One thing’s for sure – while playing, it’s really important to …

Thirsty

Thirsty

Posted by Sharkey

Recently, on a bright and sunny day, Francesca and I were frolicking outdoors when we suddenly realized that we were very thirsty. We didn’t want to go all the way back to the house for a drink so, I came up with a plan. I remembered how Shaun, the gardener was using a …

Sharkey's Secret Sycamore

Sharkey's Secret Sycamore

Posted by Sharkey

Franny had an appointment yesterday and I found myself all alone.  Instead of moping around, waiting for her to get back, I took advantage of the situation and went out to explore something I had seen on the farm.