The Worms Strike Back

Just like back in December, about three weeks after de-worming Nix, she got worms again. Just like the previous time, we have no clue as to how she got them: we think it’s either prolonged contact with other dogs which may be infected or some of the rubbish she’s eaten …

How to Keep Your Walls Clean

One of the consequences of letting a dog inside your home is that your walls may easily get dirty. Dogs can jump when they’re excited or when they are locked inside but wish to get out. In our case, the wall area around our front door was pretty dirty, as …

Keeping the House Clean with a Dog: Using a Roomba

One of the drawbacks of getting a dog is that they get the house dirty: sand, dirt and hair are the norm. Before getting Nix, we never used to clean the house more than once a week. However, once she came home things changed: we had to sweep the floor …