It was just one year ago that we had Angie and Sally in our pool
and here they are again!
Being water dogs, they LOVED the experience!
Angie and Sally race back to the ladder together with the toy.
Angie waits for Sally to go down the ladder first.
Angie dives in without hesitation! She decided not to wait for Sally.
Sally dives in with her “Flying Ears”.
Angie leads with the toy in her mouth. Sally is right next to her.
Angie brought the toy back to Sally on this dive.
Ida Mae went to the Veterinarian’s office last week
for her rabies vaccination and her microchip.
Dr. Cliff Heidinger checks Ida’s heart, ears, teeth, etc.
She weighs 26 pounds.
We were fooling around and turned Ida Mae into a different dog!
She has a dirty nose because she got into the mud right before we left for her appointment.
Ooh! That shot kind of pinched.
All smiles now.
Dr. Heidinger gives Ida Mae her microchip with her own personal I.D. number.
Ida Mae gets her nose up close to the microchip wand.
This instrument can “read” Ida Mae’s number.
Ida Mae is reading her paper work and looking at her rabies tag.
Just sitting and waiting patiently.
Ahhhh…we’re going home and Ida Mae is sleepy.
Mr. Green was the first puppy to leave. They could not wait to get him home!
Sally checks on Mr. Green while he gets his bath. His family will be here soon!
Mr. Red is ready to start his new life!
Mr. Red wants to smell really good. Mr. Green and Tina wait for him.
Ms. Pink loves her new mom and dad.
Ms. Pink was napping while she waited for her family to arrive.
Mr. Black will be busy with his two big brothers!
Mr. Black took a walk with his mom, Gracie Clementine.
Mr. Yellow will have many adventures to share!
We see lots of ball games in his future.
Mr. Yellow loved his bath!
Mr. Blue has three big sisters ready to pamper him and dress him up!
Mr. Blue was curious about everything while he had his bath.
Mr. Orange has many soccer games in his future!
Mr. Orange found a bone to take with him.
Ms. Purple’s mom gets lots of kisses when she arrives!
Ms. Purple gets kisses from her mom, Gracie Clementine.
Mike gets lots of kisses from our newest addition!
Ida Mae Bit O’ Gracie of A Family Farm.
Margaret with Ida Mae Bit O’ Gracie of A Family Farm.
Ida Mae is outside playing with Gracie Clementine and Tina.
She will be sharing all her adventures with us here at A Family Farm Labradors.
Gracie Clementine’s puppies went for their vet visit this morning.
It was very busy in the office with all the puppies excited to be getting their first road trip and their first puppy shots.
Mr. Orange stood very still while he was weighed.
Ms. Pink was very interested in that “ear thing” that sees inside her ears……….
Ms. Purple has some very clean ears.
Ida Mae has some nice choppers!
Mr. Blue sounds great! He is very calm.
Mr. Yellow made friends with the vet assistant.
Mr. Black is a good looking puppy.
Wow, look at THOSE choppers Mr. Green!
Mr. Red was such a good boy while he was being weighed.
Mr. Blue fell asleep after his exam.
Ms. Purple, Mr. Red, Mr. Black and Ms. Pink asleep after their exam under a chair.
It’s raining very hard outside. Can we just go home now?
Dr. Cliff Heidinger and his staff are very caring and patient when we bring our latest group to the office.
Mr. Yellow is reading the classified section of the Ridgefield Press.
Mr. Black and Ida Mae play quietly in the morning.
Mr. Green and Ms. Purple love this new shoe box.
They flattened it in about 5 minutes!
Mr. Green before they smashed the box.
Mr. Blue is so handsome next to a sleeping Ms. Purple.
Mr. Orange loves the camera. It is difficult to take a candid photo.
Mr. Red, Ms. Pink, Ms. Purple and Mr. Blue spread out for a morning nap.
Mr. Red, Mr. Yellow, Mr. Blue and Mr. Green share dish number one.
Mr. Black and Mr. Orange chose to eat with the girls!
Ms. Pink, Ms. Purple and Ms. Turquoise all ate at dish number 2.
Mr. Green and Mr. Red were being so sweet today.
Jazz always gets involved in the puppy visits. She jumped right up!
Mr. Orange found Gracie first and stayed with her.
Mr. Orange and Mr. Yellow found mom and had a nice long drink.
It is too soon for the families to choose their puppies.
Sometimes you just need a “Puppy Fix”.
Tina loves our visitors! She is only six months old.
Mr. Blue is waiting patiently for some attention.
This black puppy is so soft!
The puppies will grow to be bigger than Jazz, our Pug.
Mr. Blue is flirting with everyone today!
Mr. Red loves these boots!
Gracie takes a nap on the bed while her puppies get all the attention.
The puppies do a giant pile up after their visitors go home. They needed a nap!
All the pups have their colored necklaces now.
The yellow boys are Blue and Black
The black boys are Red, Green, Yellow and Orange
The girls are Pink, Purple and Turquoise
You will be able to watch their antics and also their progress.
Gracie Clementine and her new puppies.
February 22, 2014
The night before the puppies Gracie and Jazz were resting on the couch.
Friday morning Gracie decided it was time to get into the whelping box.
She had us watching and waiting until Saturday morning for puppies!
You can’t rush these things. Patience, patience, patience.
We were playing dress up while we waited for the puppies to start.
Tina and Sally are in the front row next to Sammy Sweetheart.
Angie is in the back row with Kayla.
Why do we have to wait out here?
The Peanut Gallery has been exiled. This happens every single time.
They get too curious and the new mom kicks them out!
Two pups and counting…………..
Not finished yet!
Look very closely and try counting……..
7 black puppies and 2 yellow puppies. Gracie did a great job!