Jake — The Scottie: Vancouver, BC

Jake -- The Scottie: Vancouver, BC

Jake — The Scottie: Vancouver, BC

Jake, a Scottish Terrier (I can hear in my head “Beam me up, Scottie”), is very possessive. That’s his, whatever, it’s his. Don’t mess with him. Short and stubborn. Jake’s problem is that he wants people to throw HIS ball so he can chase it, but he won’t give the ball for you to throw it.

His dilemma is: I …

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Mini Poodle: Vancouver, BC

Mini Poodle: Vancouver, BC

Mini Poodle: Vancouver, BC

Doesn’t she look dapper? Her name is Jerry. Because of her size, of being white, and being a poodle, everybody thinks that she’s a “sissy”.

  1. She works very hard, follows the commands…
  2. She puts up with all the bathes, the nail trimmings…
  3. Every so often she goes for agility training and she can do the whole run without making mistakes.
  4. Not only she’s …
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The Flying Locca: Vancouver, BC

Jack Russell that needs to run

Flying Locca: The could be crazy Jack Russell

This Jack Russell’s name is Locca. It’s the Spanish name for crazy. Translated, it’s the “Flying Crazy”.

Her owner, Manuella, is a lady from Nicaragua who just had her baby. She has to push her stroller with one hand and throw the ball with her other hand. She told me:

Locca goes crazy if she doesn’t run or …

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9 Weeks Old Frenchie: Vancouver, BC

9 Weeks Old Frenchie: Vancouver, BC

9 Weeks Old Frenchie: Vancouver, BC

Frenchie is the nickname for the French Bulldogs.

Henry was 9 weeks old when I took this photo. This was just a couple of days before his right ear started to stand up. He was only 8 to 9 pounds (about 4 kg) at the time. A year and half later, he is almost 40 pounds (about 18 kg). He has only doubled in …

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Otis, the English Bulldog: Vancouver, BC

Otis, Bulldog, Vancouver, BC

Otis, the English Bulldog, Vancouver, BC

Otis is an 8 years old English Bulldog. Great name: Otis, it even sounds English.

Otis doesn’t run, he just saunters. And like most bulldogs, he has difficulties breathing. But (there’s always a but… In this case, it’s a positive but) he’s such a nice character. As a white English Bulldog, he doesn’t seem to be affected by the …

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Merry Xmas & A Happy New Year 2019

Merry Xmas & A Happy New Year

Merry Xmas & A Happy New Year for 2020

Dodoïte and I want to wish all of you a Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year while we are on an almost deserved break. We’ll see you back on Monday January 6th 2020.

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Dogs and Bicycles: Vancouver, BC

Dogs and Bicycles: Vancouver, BC

Dogs and Bicycles: Vancouver, BC

Here’s a great example of how to cycle with a running dog. You can find many other photographs of people cycling with their dogs by searching for ‘Dogs Bicycles’ in the search box.

This is Vancouver in the winter when it doesn’t rain. This was around 10am.

Notice the guy is using a BMX bike, which is usually for stunts. With these BMX …

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Curious George: Vancouver, BC

small yorkie as curious george

Curious George (as a Yorkie): Vancouver, BC

Lucy was so curious and wanted to sniff my dog, but her owner was busy ignoring her. At no time did she bark or make any noise at all.

She reminds me of Curious George. The book created by HA Rey in 1940s during World War II.

Did you know that the Yorkies have the same hair as humans? Their hair is very …

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