Monthly Archive: October 2006

Animal First Aid Kit

This is the full length of the items recommended to keep in your pet-specific first aid kit, as per the American Red Cross. Keep in mind this list is for in your home, so...

Lucy Anna Skye, MB-CD, CGC

Mixed Breed Dog Clubs of America Companion Dog Canine Good Citizen Multiple High in Trial Winner Multiple Reserve High in Trial Winner Lucy passed away on August 12, 2007. She will be missed.

Linking to My Site

If you want to link to my site, feel free to do so. If you are into graphical links here are some banners and buttons I put together for just that purpose. Right-click, “Save...

Make Your Own Dog Leash!

Sick of paying $10 or more for a good leash that you trash on the first trail outing? Don’t want to pay the high prices for custom lengths? Make your own. Here’s how. Snaps-...

Make Your Own Lash Straps!

I like making these. No time to speak of to make yet you feel like you really accomplished something. Materials needed: 1″ nylon web- desired strap length + 8″ 1″ ladder lock. Poly thread...

Knitting

This might seem a little out of place on a backpacking site, at least at first. One of my many hobbies is one that keeps me busy during backpacking’s off season, if there really...

Hot Weather and Dogs

Hot weather can lead to several serious health or safety concerns in both you and your dog. WIth a little preparation you can still enjoy the summer months with your dog.