Category Archives: Care

Micro Bubbles Therapy (Spa Day for Candy)

Candy had a microbubble treatment today and I must say I was impressed by it. We are very happy with everything at the store, from the service to the actual treatment and prize. They only charged us $10.00 (original prize is $25.00) and she received the treatment for 15 minutes. I will take her monthly because this treatment helps with dog who suffer from skin allergies.

This treatments helps your dog in many ways and they don’t use any shampoo or others products besides water to clean them so it is very safe. This cleans all the dirt from the skin and pores, and helps the hair retrieve its original shine.

Here is more information about it if you want to know more: http://www.microbubble.us/index.html

I forgot to take pictures when they did it =( but I did got to see them doing it from far =) which took all my anxiety away. I was anxious because Candy hates water but she actually loved the treatment LOL she was very relaxed after it too.

Here are some pictures of other customers though, Enjoy!!! =D

Isn’t it a gorgeous doggie spa and boutique??

The Spa section!

This is where they do the treatment

For big dogs…

and tiny!

This was how I found Candy when I picked through the door, she was very relaxed. Even thought she did see me she didn’t cry or tried to run to get to me which took me by surprise, means it does relax your pup!!

We even got this beautiful collar!!

Leave me alone I’m trying to see the birds mom!!

Here is a very impressive video of what you can achieve with this treatment in a dog who has skin conditions

Lastly I would recommend this to any dog owner because it is a good way and cheap also to give something to your dog which he or she will enjoy very much.

Take Care Everyone!!!

Emily

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Pet n Shape Treats = LOVE!

I’m always looking for great treats for Candy but also with no preservative and not many ingredients since she is allergic to some things.

I got a hold of these Pet n Shape treats and I wasn’t totally sure I should give them to her but I did. To my surprise she LOVED them!!! Not only that but are great for sensitive dogs!!

I bought her the Chik ‘n Breast and the Duck ‘n Sweet Potato.

Duck ‘n Sweet Potato (I know this is the chicken recipe but I couldn’t find a photo of the duck one. But they look the same)

Chik ‘n BreastHere is a little info on the products:

Our Natural Healthy Treats feature: NO additives or coloring, NO preservatives, LOW in calories, LOW in cholesterol and HIGH in proteins.

How amazing is that?? They have duck recipes, lamb recipes and chicken recipes. You can choose from a wide variety of types of treats within these meats. They are very unexpensive, I only paid $5.99 each. I also searched reviews about them online and they all gave these products 5 stars. Now every time I open her food and treats container she comes running believing I will give her one of the treats LOL and don’t get me wrong I do give her one every other day but if it were for her she would have them every day at least twice a day.

Here is their website: http://www.petnshape.com/ 

What treats do your dog loves?? Share recipes also if you have!!

Have a nice day!!! We love you all!! <3

Emily

An I.G. club you say??

Ok I would like to do another post just because today is a lazy day for us both ^.^

Mom recently started to look for other IG’s owners in Puerto Rico so we could have play dates and activities with them all. She didn’t have much luck finding other people with IG’s so she got kind of down. One day we came across a young woman who had one YAY!!! She was super nice and my mom was excited to asked her for play dates BUT at that time I was still getting better from my leg break. They added each other on facebook and would message each other about us and how much they liked the breed. Last week they decided it was time for a meet up and decided a pet park was the best play to do this. Since we only have two pet parks in Puerto Rico and one of them charges a lot just for one day we went to the other one, besides she lived very near the park.

We got to meet Marcela and her IG Piccola!!! <3 We love them both!!! They are the nicest and most pretty person and Ig ever!! ^.^ We are very excited and we know we will become BFF

I was a little shy at first but as time went I started to notice pet parks where pretty cool.

Piccola is 8 months old, she weights only 8 pounds and is a very social and beautiful girl.

Here she is:Isn’t she gorgeous??

Here are the rest of the photos:

We got to meet other dogs!!They even had water fountain for us!!This big guy was cool but he hurt mom =( He got on top of her and scratch her back with he’s claws, but we say is the owners fault because he wasn’t paying attention to him. He didn’t even said sorry to my mom and the pretty dog got my mom all wet since he was all wet from the mini pool.Gosh, were we tired! and happy too!!We are friends now!!! <3Piccola digging Piccola laying down in the hole she made lol she sure is special!!You are a good model Piccola!!Saying our goodbyes to the awesome dogs and their mean owner -_-But I want to keep running mom, lets stay here!!

Not only did she accomplish to finally get me an IG friend but last night she got in touch with two other Ig owners, YAY!!! More friends for me!! <3

This Walk thing is amazing!!

Hi Everyone!! Dogs and humans!!

My mom has been busy with school but everyday she takes some time to take me on walks. Since I broke my leg and had my second surgery I wasn’t able to go on long walks so mom didn’t do them at all. I got all better and she decided she was going to start taking me on long walks again and I must say that I LOVE THEM!!! Everytime she takes out the leash I get really excited and run to her so she can put me the martingale collar on. Also, I run to the door because I know we are going soon. If she takes to much time getting ready I start to cry because I just want to go NOW!!

She takes me at least on a walk of 20 minutes without stopping which usually gets me really tired but happy. We always pass through a street where there is this dog (Maltese and poodle mix) that we don’t like very much =(  Why you ask? Well she always is loose on the street and would always start barking and running toward us. Mom and I get really scared cause we know she has bitten other people before. But mom  always try to scare her off which usually does the trick. Beside that all our walk is a good adventure and I always look forward to my daily walk ^.^

Life is good without a broken leg I must say LOL

Love you all!! Kisses!!

Here are pictures of my adventures:

Come on mom hurry up, I want to see everything!!!YAY!!!Does this street never ends? I think I’m kind of tiredOn our way home!!I see our house mom, yay, yay!!

Sleeping with Italian Greyhounds

One of the things that make an Italian Greyhound special is that they love to snuggle with you or with anything for that matter LOL. But BE CAREFUL!!!! Not only can it be contagious but it can lead to them snuggling everywhere around your house. They tend to hide under anything to sleep comfortable and warm which can lead to you sitting on your dog without noticing. This may sound funny but you can actually hurt them by accident.

Once I was searching for dear Candy all over the house and I couldn’t find her. I went into panic mode because a few days prior to this she went under leg surgery thanks to a leg break.  Just when I was to give up and sit down in the couch to cry I saw this:

All I could see was her leg cast.

Since my experience I have learned to always checked under anything prior to sitting down. We don’t let Candy on the couch so even if you don’t let yours on couches or beds you should always check just in case.

I end my post with many pictures of Igs sleeping and snuggling. These pictures where all summited by the lovely parents of the gorgoeus Igs at Igwhispers.com. Not only do they love to snuggle and hide under anything but they sure love doing it and in many positions LOL

CAUTION: Cuteness ahead!!

Enjoy!!

Daisy from Oklahoma under the coversReggie from Nevada under the pillowsOkara from Japan under the covers in the couchCody from Maryland hiding under the covers Starbuck from Oklahoma under the covers in her mommys bedTaffy and Luigi from Wisconsin snuggling togetherRiley from RI sleeping with her jammies on (IG’s love jammies!!!)Lexi from Florida under her mom’s coversRoxy and Enzo from Georgia. That’s Roxy’s head and Enzo’s leg LOL

Now to the odd LOL

Candy doing yoga even with her leg cast on LOL She woke up thanks to me taking her picturePanga from Oklahoma enjoying her sleep lolChloe from MO She sure was dreaming lolJoey doing some yoga while sleeping LOLSweetpea and Red from Oklahoma (They decided that the toy bucket was a great bed lol)Yanni from Australia was so tired that she just literally fell asleep LOLMaverick from Colorado (her mom doesn’t know this but Candy have a crush on him!!)This is a beautiful pup named Lucia <3 She sure was tired :-)Simon from Colorado looking so sweet and comfy!!Draco from UK believes flower pots are comfortable enough LOL

Here is a video letting you know how much they like to snuggle together and how much they love beds