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January’s calendar girl

Once again I got my calendar done just in the nick of time. Sara has got to be the hardest greyhound I have ever photographed. She loves to be out in the yard with us, […]

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Tonight they belong in the barn

We’ve had freezing weather, snow, freezing rain and today a down pour. At least the temps hovered around 40°. The ground is still frozen and that translates to standing water. Lots of it.  These two […]

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Step one, feed the birds

Step two, prevent the borzoi from eating the bird seed the starlings don’t want to eat. We love watching the birds. They entertain us for hours. We’ve been recently overthrown by the European starling society. […]

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Snow day

The snow really came today. It was magical. We hunkered down in the barn and watched the dogs and the birds. The dogs watched the birds from outside of the barn. Looks like it will […]

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Yesterday and tomorrow

This was one year ago. Sage, Glory and Zip running. We had such a lovely winter. Just enough rain, moderate temps. What gives with this weather? It was beautiful today, 36° and sunny. We have […]

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Longing for hot summer nights

We have had below freezing temps for over a week now. We still have snow on the ground from last weekend. That never ever happens in Oregon. When I went out at noon to refill […]

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The east coast grand dogs

After Megan’s divorce, Lil J became Megan’s knight in shining armor. He got her through the darkest of days, the longest of nights. Last December a friend of mine in Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue had a […]

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What’s new in the gardens

So many changes happened around here in the last year, I’m not even sure where to begin. I guess I will start with the happy stories. We started a garden again. It was, to say […]

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A little winter magic

There is a whole lot of magic going on in this photo. Sage the borzoi is our youngest dog and Sara is our oldest greyhound. And, it’s snowing in Salem. Sara came to us after […]

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Launching. Again.

I promised myself I would do a better job with Greyhound Gardens this year. So many changes in the pack in 2016. No new additions, but once again we had a few really tough losses. […]

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