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  • Animal Abuse What to do

    Animal abuse: what to do?

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. When I was visiting the State of Virginia, I read that their Attorney General ...
  • moose

    Naturally Speaking : Going, Going, Gone

    Dave Hallock, Eldora.  A recent assessment of global wildlife numbers concluded that they had declined ...
  • luv Foods harmful dog

    Foods harmful to your dog

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  My pups enjoy several foods I cook for them and myself, with me always being ...
  • Tiki Bee Sting

    Ants, Bees, and Dogs

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     When I was teaching agility one day and talking with a student, out ...
  • great heidi and nancy

    Back in the saddle again

      Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     The third event in the Gilpin County Buckle Series Gymkhana ...
  • Moose

    Living with Wildlife : Moose on the loose

    Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     As most people are aware, our moose population ...
  • deb&dogs

    Mountain critters : Canine Etiquette

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Summertime is here and I wanted to share some thoughts on Canine Etiquette ...
  • Dinner

    Dinner time—how do they know?

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland It always amazes me that my girls know exactly when it is breakfast and dinner ...

Latest Mountain Critter blog News

TikiOnTheBed

There’s an animal in the bed

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. During these winter nights, I have many a friend who shares the bed with their beloved four pawed companion(s), little—or in some cases, not so little—furry ...
Animal Abuse What to do

Animal abuse: what to do?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. When I was visiting the State of Virginia, I read that their Attorney General had just created the nation’s first attorney general’s Animal Law Unit. ...
moose

Naturally Speaking : Going, Going, Gone

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  A recent assessment of global wildlife numbers concluded that they had declined by over half since 1970. In other words, the world has just half as many animals ...
BearSnowBalls

Frostbite and Dogs

Deb D’Andrea, 
Nederland. When there’s lots of snow, it’s easy to run outside and play for hours in this winter wonderland, taking our beloved pups with us for some good outdoors ...
Muzzles

Mountain Critters : Muzzles

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. Recently I had a lovely conversation with friends discussing muzzles and how they have used them with their pups to help alter less desirable behaviors. Muzzles ...
luv Foods harmful dog

Foods harmful to your dog

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  My pups enjoy several foods I cook for them and myself, with me always being aware of how I prepare my food so I can share with them. There are several ...
ADogsLife Tiki

A Dog’s Life: Tiki

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  Many of you may remember I wrote an article about my dog Tiki last year and her struggles with life. Tiki started to lose the ability to walk around Halloween; ...
Dog Body Language

Mountain Critters : Dog Body Language

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. I was attending a Festival this past weekend where dogs were allowed and found it awesome to watch so many dogs getting along perfectly, while others required ...