Pocket

  • Saying Goodbye to Pocket

    Saying Goodbye to Pocket

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    We said goodbye to Pocket today. She was diagnosed with Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) right before my birthday last month. Basically her body was attacking its own red blood cells. She spent several days at the emergency vet, got a blood transfusion, and then I had been giving her medicine twice a day since. At…

  • Pocket Dog

    Pocket Dog

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    We’re feeling very thankful for Pocket the last week after she had a medical emergency and had to spend two days at the animal hospital. She was diagnosed with Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia, or IMHA, isΒ an autoimmune disease in which the body attacks its own red blood cells. Currently she’s taking a bunch of different pills…

  • Pocket’s Favorite Game

    Pocket’s Favorite Game

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    Today’s stay at home entertainment…turn on the sprinkler and watch the dachshund try to catch sprinkler water.  

  • Cuddle Puppy

    Cuddle Puppy

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    The biggest benefit of having a tiny dog is that they can be lapdogs. Pocket is a total baby and all this sweet first wants to do is cuddle.

  • Pocket’s expression when it’s walk time.

    Pocket’s expression when it’s walk time.

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    This is the face Pocket gives us when she thinks it’s time to stop working and go for a walk…  

  • Pocket dog enjoys swimming and fetching.

    Pocket dog enjoys swimming and fetching.

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    Fun discovery… Pocket dog likes to swim. It’s been a long time since we’ve had a doggy who enjoys water. Our last dog, Pip, loved to run along the shore and bark at the waves but he never went more than ankle deep. Pocket surprised us not only by swimming around on her own, but…

  • Zara and Pocket

    Zara and Pocket

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    And not to leave Zara out, here’s a photo of her and Pocket. She’s loving having a dog again.

  • Nora and Pocket

    Nora and Pocket

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    Girl and her dog ❀️ I was a little skeptical about getting a tiny dog at first – we’re just not little dog people – but Pocket has turned out to be the perfect addition to the family. #mutt #rescuedog  

  • Pocket Cuteness Fix

    Pocket Cuteness Fix

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    Your weekly Pocket fix.  

  • Office Dog

    Office Dog

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    Pocket is the perfect size to come to the office with us. We set her up with a cozy corner in the office and (of course!) got her a WordPress toy to play with. ❀️ 🐢

  • Introducing Pocket: Our New Tiny Dog

    Introducing Pocket: Our New Tiny Dog

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    Meet Pocket. We’ve been without a dog since Pip, our ~9 year old dog died last October. Β It was sudden and a little traumatic for everyone (we think that a cougar living out near Chris’s dad’s farm got him), and we’ve all been hugely missing having a dog, but the timing wasn’t right to get…