Single Working Pup Parent Posts

September 10, 2017 / Crate Training

I was absolutely relieved when Ayla began sleeping through the night, around my 4th week of owning her. I was still waking up ungodly early – my gradual push back of our 5AM morning wake-up had to be reset once I removed the 1AM potty…

September 15, 2017 / Puppy Life

Wayyy back before Ayla was ever even born, my breeder asked me what I wanted to name her. Ayla is the main character in a book series by Jean M Auel about prehistoric people. The first book is titled Clan of the Cave Bears, but I really fell in love with the character in the second book Valley of Horses.

September 16, 2017 / Housebreaking

German Pinschers are smart dogs and I do credit their intelligence in getting them housebroken quickly. I had Ayla mostly potty housebroken in a little over a month, just by getting her onto a routine and sticking to it. You really can’t overdo taking your…

September 22, 2017 / Dog Games

When you are single, working, and have a puppy, you also need to work their mind. They might spend a lot of time sleeping, while you are working. But that means you’d better be ready to play when you get home. Having had Ayla I…

September 27, 2017 / Puppy Life

Ayla may not be the best guard dog, but she knows when to pick her fights, whether it is the stationary pot or the stationary box turtle, she’s got my back!