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Run Away Kali Blue

~ Do You Remember?


I’ve been meaning to write something up for a blog on Kali but work has been busy….I guess army life won’t slow down until I retire!!!
Anyways here’s a quick update on my little run away Kali Blue.
She adapted well with the other animals in the home and as soon as I picked her up…there was no doubt she knew she was going home for good!  The smile on her face shows it all.

She still loves long walks in woods and playing ball.  Her pray drive is there but she lacks the field training to hunt.  She enjoys chasing rabbits and squirrels while on walks in the woods.  We attempted a few shed hunts this spring with no luck.

She still loves cuddles and I think the wife enjoys her company when I’m gone, I don’t think Kali enjoys it as much.

Anyhow happy holidays and hope all is well on the farm!!
I promise to write something up on the 1 year anniversary of our reuniting.
Phillip Smith

Breeder Comment

I remember like it was yesterday when you told me that Kali Blue would one day return to you. In my heart, I hoped against the odds. But you knew something–it was that kind of intuition that speaks to you in a time of trouble, and you heard the promise. When Kali Blue was found only a few blocks from where you live, I had mixed feelings. I was relieved but also disillusioned, knowing the search for her was more than a simple turning over of the rocks. There is no way they didn’t see the photos on every pole around that end of town. Who doesn’t look at the missing dog notice? Especially someone who just picked up one. (OMG)

Thank you, Phillip, for keeping us in the loop. I am sad that all that hunt preparation you put in her early on is not paying off, but who knows. I love these early photos of her in the field–click here. Nonetheless, she is home. This story has the underpinning of a good novel or movie.

Kali Blue

~Home Again

Maybe you remember Kali Blue and her story. Yesterday, she was reunited with Phillip. We all know what these wonderful creatures mean to us–in some cases, they literally save our lives. Quite possibly there are no words to cover how they touch our soul.

The time lost–cannot be gotten back. Nonetheless, each day they have is a precious gift.

Let’s all remember Phillip and Kali Blue and pray that she can make a quick adjustment. After all, we are talking about the Weimaraner–change is very hard. We wish her all the best from here on out.

Today–we join in the celebration of her return. Uh–thank God for microchips, too! Folks –be sure to register those microchips. Every OwyheeStar puppy leaves with the AKC Reunite Microchip.

Featured Weimaraner — Annie

Annie surgery 001Annie got spayed

I don't like it. Where is the ice cream to compensate?

I don’t like it. Where is the ice cream to compensate?

Annie was spayed last week and she is doing very well. It is hard to keep her from running and jumping though. Her stitches come out this Friday and hopefully she will be able to jump and play after that.  It is pretty hard to keep an active Weim down-ha ha

Tube Collar is better than wearing the cone

The picture the top is right after we brought her home last Tuesday after surgery.  The other photo was taken the next day. She is not too happy with her tube collar but she likes it a lot better than the cone.  She is getting extra attention and being spoiled.

We would be heart-broken to lose our Annie

We have been follow Kali’s story, and are deeply saddened to hear of her loss.  I hope he finds his dog, we would be heart broken if Annie took off. Annie is so use to sleeping on our bed and because of her surgery she is not suppose to jump or run only leash walks so we have been sleeping in the front room with her.  She is spoiled but we love her so much.

Hope all is well with you ~ Patricia (7/9/2013)

Annie Snowmobiles

Annie Snowmobiles

Breeder’s Comment: Annie is well cared for, love-much, and spoiled rotten. Does that sound familiar? She is an integral part of the family. Bob and Patty adore her, and probably cater to her way too much. She is their first Weimaraner. Yes, Shela is always harping on getting crate training accomplished. This is one of those times when it makes life easier for all concerned. The Weimaraner that loves their safe-place, is indeed safer for a lot of reasons. Nevertheless, some humans cannot embrace the crate. Another collar choice would be one called the BiteNot (click here to read more about this collar). This can come in handy many times; however, it won’t work for front feet problems. Any time they can reach the spot without turning their neck the BiteNot will not work. This would be especially true with a front foot problem. They can still reach their front feet, eat, drink, and do a lot of stuff. They cannot bathe themselves, chew on stitches elsewhere, or reach their abdomen. They are nice because the Weimaraner can still get into the crate. Tubes and cones are very upsetting when they are kenneled.

Here are a couple of happier moments in Annie’s life. :O) Snowmobiling and birthday cake beats stitches any day, but spaying is important. Click here to read more….and click here too! Annie's 1st Birthday June 17, 2012 008 (2)