Wednesday, October 28

Tag: Dog

Dumb Owner, Smart Dog
Humor, Loki Tales

Dumb Owner, Smart Dog

The smart one ! Anyone who knows me, knows that if you bring up the topic of my dog, you have to be prepared to be bored to death as I am going to recite every interesting(as defined by me) thing about my puppy. That being said – this article is going to be super challenging as I have to struggle against making this a thesis. This is the story of how I figured out that my dog is not as dumb as I think he is… and how I am not as smart as I think I am. Background: We have a 70lbs (30kgs) Rescue pup named Loki who was 4 years old when we got him. At the time – he was super drugged up due to kennel anxiety and had been diagnosed with aggressiveness towards other animals. His history says that he was found starved and had suspicious wounds on his head. Since we got him, he is drug fr...
Keeping up with Dog Expenses
Loki Tales, Money Matters

Keeping up with Dog Expenses

How much Money does it take to keep a dog? I have been asked this question multiple times since we got our dog. I figured, it is easier to list it here and reference this when the question comes my way again. Below are most of our dog related expenses. Detailed Description Amount Comments Adoption Fees 150$ You might get this waived if you visit during any adoption drive Harness, Collar and 5ft Leash 25$ Bought at shelter. Overpriced as it is a donation. Lease modification and 1 time pet fees 325$ Only for those in apartments. Pill Pockets 10$ Our dog had medication when we got him. Found out later that Costco has better rates. Furminator Deshedding Tool 50$ Was suggested to us. Was an unnecessary expenditure Dog Bed 50$ Costco has good...