Spanky and I spent the afternoon yesterday at the Fidos For Me and Spanky Freedom Open House. Spanky arrived on the scene, exuberant and straining on his leash, as this building is also where he has been participating in Nosework class lately. … Continue reading
Spanky at 8 months (154 lbs)
Like most mastiff owners, I’m looking forward to the end of 90+ degree days with 90% humidity. But the one thing I know Spanky will miss is playing water games. Spanky had what will probably be his last outside bath … Continue reading
Please check your firearms at the door. I’m talking about training targeting behavior in dogs. Basically, it is teaching your dog to touch a specific body part to an object. Spanky knows “Touch” means to touch an object with his … Continue reading
We went to the Chesapeake Mastiff Club Fun Match today and one of the best parts is getting the opportunity to get Spanky together with his Big Daddy Lincoln. For the full set of photos from the day, click on … Continue reading
Just a fun little photo progression from today. I was trying to take Spanky’s 16 month photos, but the heat was sapping his energy. So I decided to make it worth his while to participate and whipped out the Cheez Whiz.