We live with three "senior" dogs now- Fahey, Ailagh, and Niamh. Time sure flies by. To look in their face or watch them run, you'd never know it! That is the power of Natural Rearing. Here is a great article with tips for living with a senior dog- https://twohunnyz.wixsite.com/rawnaturopathy/post/keeping-your-senior-dog-fit
We have always said that Natural Rearing is not a panacea. Things happen because there is environmental pollution completely out of our control. At the end of January 2021, we discovered a hard mammary tumor on Siobhan. Her behavior, energy, appetite, and mood were perfectly normal. The tumor was not there two months prior to [...]
Can it really be so long since I last posted? Apparently so. As you can guess, it's been busy on the Ranch. Life in general get's that way! We've dealt with personal health challenges, installed a septic system, welcomed another granddaughter into the family, raised a litter of Havanese puppies, and survived a pandemic... among [...]
Due to all of the restrictions surrounding Covid-19, we will not be having any English Shepherd litters this year. Things have been so uncertain and we just did not want to take the chance of puppies not being to reach their new homes. Thank you for understanding!
The summer 2018 puppies arrived on August 4th! Siobhan had twelve puppies; sadly 3 were stillborn. It happens. The nine are doing wonderfully, strong and letting the world know they are here! There are five males and four females; half are Black & White, the others are Sable & White. You can follow their growth [...]
By Krystal L. Beers, Certified Carnivore Nutrition Coach ©2017/2018 Canine Hip Dysplasia… it’s one of the Top 3 most talked about and controversial issues in canine health. It was first diagnosed in 1935. Since then generation upon generation of breeding dogs have been tested and selected for clear hips. Hip screening today is being aggressively [...]
Niamh had her babies right on time! On February 20th six beautiful, strong English Shepherd puppies entered the world to an adoring mother. All the spots on the list for this litter are filled. But you can enjoy watching them grow via pictures on the Litters page! We are planning a litter with [...]
We are tickled pink to announce Niamh’s much-anticipated first litter!!! The sire is Jake of Hunter’s Trail- a gorgeous Black & White, accomplished competitive agility dog in Virginia. Jake and Niamh’s puppies are due February 20, 2018. They will be ready for their new homes in May. As per classic English Shepherd versatility, they should [...]
You know what they say; an owner sometimes looks like their dog? While I don’t know about the looks part, we definitely have the temperament of our English Shepherd breed- loyal, affectionate, protective of their own, etc. They, whoever “they” are, also say you can’t teach old dog’s new tricks. ES love to learn their [...]
Oregon Grape new dark Brahma chicks! irresistible tummies!