Fare Thee Well Millie

posted: March 18, 2013

Friday morning was a bittersweet walk. Joining us for our morning adventure were Bailey and Stella the Golden Retrievers, Beckem and Logan the Goldendoodles, Millie the Formosan Mountain Dog and Rozza the Mutt. Millie the Formosan Mountain Dog was my … read more

Sunshine Above the Fog

posted: January 22, 2013

What a great day for a hike! We lucked out with a weather inversion which meant that while Vancouver was socked in with fog, on the mountain we were enjoying the sunshine and bluebird days. Pure bliss. We had a … read more


posted: November 27, 2012

Today got off to an unexpected start. There was frost on the windshield and no rain. But that wasn’t the biggest surprise! I ran into Millie as she was heading out for her morning walk with her mom. Well, Millie … read more

Snow Day! Logan is Friends with Everyone!

posted: November 13, 2012

We had a great walk today. The rain has returned to Vancouver, but it’s chilly enough that it’s snowing on the mountains! The dogs had a great time rolling around in the snow. Logan is in almost every frame of … read more

We Officially Welcome Tobey!

posted: November 8, 2012

We began today’s adventure at Millstream Park in West Vancouver. We caught another lucky break in the rain and enjoyed a gorgeous fall day. It was one of those days where everything is drenched in golden light. Ahhh! We had … read more

Fall on a Monday Morning

posted: November 6, 2012

We had a gorgeous example of west coast weather today. The sun was shining, temperatures were in the low teens. The light was magical at times. Amazing! The dogs played many games of chase, splashed in puddles and chewed sticks. … read more

Friday Fun in the Water

posted: November 4, 2012

We had a bit of luck on Friday’s walk, the rain stopped for most of our walk. But there were lots of little waterholes for the dogs to play in. Our band of merry adventurers included Pippa the Wirehaired Pointing … read more

Halloween with the Soggy Doggies

posted: November 1, 2012

The rain has returned with a vengeance to Vancouver. Oddly enough, it was one of those days where I love my job. The rain has some real benefits for hiking with the dogs. There is plenty to drink, and we don’t have to worry about … read more

We Find the First Snow of the Season!

posted: October 25, 2012

Today’s adventurers were Millie the Formosan Mountain Dog, Pippa the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon, Nila the Desi Dog, Stella the Golden Retriever, Sally the Wheaten Terrier and Maxie the Shih Tzu / Bichon. One of the great things about the forest … read more

Muddy Mondays

posted: October 23, 2012

The weather is creeping ever closer to winter. There is snow sticking to the mountain peaks and the snow line will slowly start to descend. Alas, we did not find snow on this adventure. But we found lots and lots … read more