Category: Puppy and Dog Days

The Puppy Diaries at 15 Weeks

Herbie is getting big! Relatively speaking, of course, he is still a miniature dachshund not a Great Dane! I am wondering how much bigger he will get, I suppose we will soon see. I like charting his progress here each week, though I think I’ll only run this for one …

The Puppy Diaries at 14 Weeks

Our little Herbie is now 14 weeks old. And I can’t help but notice that he’s not so little any more. I mean, he’s a miniature dachshund puppy so he’s far from huge, but he is so much bigger now than when we first brought him home. He feels heavier …

The Puppy Diaries at 13 Weeks

Our little Herbie is already 13 weeks old. I am really noticing how much he has grown now, though he still has plenty more growing to go. I have also been reflecting on how far he’s come in just those few weeks with us, he really has learned so much …

Instagram Accounts To Follow If You Love Dachshunds!

Our little dachshund is settling in well here, you can keep up with how he’s getting on through my Puppy Days series. I have noticed as I have been sharing here and on my Instagram feed dachshund pictures and news that there is a lot of love out there for …

The Puppy Diaries at 12 Weeks

Herbie’s had a busy week! Now that he’s old enough at 12 weeks, he has been able to have his first walks and attend his first puppy class. It’s all go now! You can check out last week’s update here, or pop to here for all puppy posts. Herbie the …

The Puppy Diaries at 11 Weeks

Herbie’s been here a month tomorrow. One whole month already! The time has flown by and we’ve all settled into life with Herbie. I am enjoying sharing puppy updates weekly as it is a chance for me to capture what we’ve been up to and think over how much Herbie …

The Puppy Diaries at 10 Weeks

It’s our third week with Herbie, and this week the kids have been at home with him too. It’s meant routines are thrown out, but we’ve kept to his feed times and naptimes wherever possible, so things aren’t too strange for him. You can check out last week’s update here, …

The Puppy Diaries at 9 Weeks

It’s our second week with Herbie already, the time is flying by. We are all used to having him around now and the kids know to shuffle along and not run just in case there’s a dog under their feet! Anyway, let me fill you in on how his week …

The Puppy Diaries at 8 Weeks

Herbie’s now spent a week with us, and I can’t believe how quickly it’s gone by. Was there life before this puppy? It’s like he’s always been here! I thought it’d be fun to share how we are getting on each week with you, and it’ll be something for us …

Our Puppy Is Now Home!

Exciting times for us as our puppy is now home with us! If you’ve missed this news, we shared last month that we were going to be getting a puppy, and now here is here home and settling in. Our new family member is a miniature dachshund, smooth-haired, and a …

10 Important Things To Do Before Bringing A Puppy Home

If you saw my post a couple of weeks ago, you’ll know that we have decided that it’s time to get a puppy. Which is wonderful and we are all so excited, but along with counting down happily to the day when we can go and bring him home, there’s …

We Are Getting A Puppy!

If you read my post on Friday, you won’t be surprised to hear that we are getting a puppy. We visited the mum and her pups yesterday and we all completely fell in love. We knew we would, I think it’s impossible not to. We got to meet the puppies’ …

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