Taimah’s 2nd Birthday!!!

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół Today is Taimah’s second Birthday. We will celebrate it more on the weekend when I have more time, but today, after I woke up I cuddled her and wished her a lot of things when she was still partially sleeping. So, Taimah.. I wish you what is…

Sąspowska Valley

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół I decided to do some short hike together with Taimah in Sąspowska Valley (yellow trail). The Sąspowska Valley is part of Ojców National Park in Polish Highlands situated near Krakow. I parked my car at the end of the street, next to the forest and we hiked…

Is Ogrodzieniec Castle a dog friendly place?

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół   We visited today Ogrodzieniec Castle in Podzamcze.  Ogrodzieniec Castle is a ruined medieval castle in the semi-mountainous highland region called the Polish Jura in south-central Poland. I found info that it’s possible to visit it with a dog, so I decided to take there Taimah today. The…

Shiba (and not only) off-leash

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół   American Kennel Club’s website informs on its website “the one thing every Shiba owner must know is that a Shiba can never, ever be considered reliable off lead unless in a confined area. No amount of obedience training will ever change that. Letting a Shiba off lead—or…

Review: Burley Tail Wagon

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej
 przewiń posta w dół We have this bike trailer for a lot of time. I got it in July 2018. Until today, Taimah was using it as a crate/bed,  a place where she can hide and sleep. It’s beautiful Autumn weather, Taimah got ill (laryngitis) so we can’t go for long…

safety light

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej
 przewiń posta w dół It’s already the Autumn. It means that our sometimes morning walks and all evening walks are when it’s dark and to be safe on the sidewalks and next to the road, it’s time to take out Taimah’s safety lights out of a drawer. We use a few…

Shiba meeting: Hiking in Jura Krakowsko-Częstochowska

Below I post a a few photographs from our Shiba meeting. We did around 12 km hike from Rzędkowice to Podlesice and than back. There were only two girls: Taimah and Miyu and the rest guys: Momo, Zaki, Bisho, Neu, Taco.  The weather was amazing! Thank you everyone for joining us! Dogs were from all…

“off-leash” with an Easy Dog leash

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół As you probably already know I don’t let Taimah off-leash. She is a very loyal and human-oriented dog but she is also a hunter, so there is always a risk that she will run after a squirrel, a bird, a deer, etc. Most of the time I…

lifesavers: wellingtons

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 przewiń posta w dół   It’s already Autumn… and for Autumn and Winter.. and Spring and Summer, there is one special pair of shoes that I adore.  I talk about rubber shoes called also wellingtons. Whenever there is a chance that I will walk on the wet grass (so actually every…

Recenzja: Słuchając Psa

The book is available only in Polish so the review is also only in Polish Książka “Słuchając Psa” została napisana przez Zofię Zaniewską – Wojtków oraz Piotra Wojtków,  trenerów i behawiorystów psów. Oboje należą do Stowarzyszenia Behawiorystów i Trenerów COAPE.  Piotra Wojtków znam przede wszystkim z tego, że współpracuje z firmą John Dog. W jednym z filmików…

Kurs COAPE dla OPIEKUNÓW ZWIERZĄT

The course took place in Poland so the review is also only in Polish Podejrzewam, że nie każdy zna COAPE. Natomiast jeżeli interesujesz się zachowaniem psów, ich szkoleniem i przeglądasz publikacje na ten temat, to co jakiś czas przewija się ta nazwa. Wielu behawiorystów, podaje w swoim “bio”, że ukończyło studia dyplomowe z COAPE albo…

Hiking in Adršpach-Teplice Rocks

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przewiń posta w dół I simply had no time to write this post earlier. Iwona (Zaki’s “humom”), Zaki, Taimah & I visited Teplice and Adršpach one month ago. One the first day we visited Teplice Rocks and on the second day Adršpach. The trip was amazing. We had a nice (not too…

Online courses

polska versja bloga poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół Since a long time, I am a big fan of MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses). It’s amazing how you can get access to classes prepared by the best Universities on The World when you sit at home next to your computer. In the past, I took…

TIMBUK Muttmover backpack

polska versja bloga poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół   Timbuk’s MUTTMOVER BACKPACK (old version, smaller size for dogs up to 20 pounds, approximately 9 kg) was very useful when Taimah was little. Before she got all the set of vaccines, she wasn’t allowed to walk on the street, due to the risk of catching some…

Recenzja: Szpice i Psy w typie pierwotnym

The book is available only in Polish so the review is also only in Polish Książka “Szpice i Psy w typie pierwotnym. Psy Rasowe V Grupa FCI” została wydana w 2018 roku (ponad rok temu) i jest pierwszą w Polsce albumową publikacją prezentującą rasy grupy V Międzynarodowej Federacji Kynologicznej. Dowiedziałam się o tym albumie od jednej…

Traveling by car

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej 
przewiń posta w dół   Taimah had already quite a few long trips by car. First when she was less than 8 weeks puppy from Piła to Katowice, later when she was approximately 5 months old from Bucharest, Romania to Katowice, Poland and back again, one more from Bucharest to Katowice,…

Fresh food

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej 
przewiń posta w dół   Taimah used to eat cooked food (chicken, turkey or other meat + carrots + optionally rise/pasta) and at the evening dry food – BirtCare Lamb & Rise for Adult Medium Breed dogs.  In addition to this, she was receiving vitamins for dogs. Everything was fine for…

Taimah & Zaki at the Polish seaside

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół We just came back from a very short holiday at the Polish seaside which we spent with Zaki and his “humom” Iwona. We walked a lot… really a lot.. the longest walk we had was 22,7 km (+ at the morning we did 3,8 km). Below you…

C-BARQ evaluation for your dog

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół   I recently came across Canine Behavioral Assessment & Research Questionnaire while I was doing the course on EdX website called “Dog Behavior: Problems and Solutions”. (I will write a separate post about online courses dedicated to dogs behavior, first aid, etc.). The C-BARQ is a “pen…

Shiba meeting in Katowice

Below photographs from our Shiba meeting in Katowice at the dog park at Bogucki Park. There were 7 Shiba Inu 4 girls (Mia, Taimah, Yoshi i Yuki) and 3 boys (Zaki, Baki i Jobik). Poniżej zdjęcia z naszego shibowego spotkania na wybiegu w Parku Boguckim, w Katowicach. W spotkaniu wzięły udział 4 dziewczyny (Mia, Taimah,…

Statement dog tags

polska wersja poniżej angielskiej przewiń posta w dół   If you look for something funny,  you can get a Growlees collar charm for your dog. The company has a wide range of 90+ playful charms designed to be worn by both dog and dog-parents alike. Taimah has a few of them, including I’M A PURE BREED…