Sunday, July 17, 2016

Time For a Puppy Swim Date!

My friends have a pool. Chou Chou hasn't gone swimming in a long time. Would she remember? Would she still enjoy it?   

Sunday, July 10, 2016

A Puppy Needs A Personal Fan

Chou Chou loved this white drugstore fan. I bought it when she was a little puppy. The house is air conditioned, but she likes the breeze. 

The fan broke: too much hair wrapped around the motor, and no way to open and clean it.  So now she has a new fan. ("Very fancy!")

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Managing Chou Chou Briard's Hiatal Hernia

Why is Chou Chou on the staircase? ("I am waiting to eat!")

She was recently diagnosed with a hiatal hernia, a weakness in her esophagus that is causing GERD (reflux), especially at night. She gets burpy. 

To help her, I have adapted her eating in several ways.