Dogs on the Homestead

Shelter Dogs

Dogs on the Homestead

I have had dogs all my life. When I was a kid I had a dog for as long as I can remember. At first, they were my parents’ dogs and eventually I had a dog of my very own.

When I moved into my first apartment I went to a shelter and got a dog almost immediately. He was a little scruffy “Benji” type dog and he was always so excited to see me when I got home from work. Probably being locked in the apartment all day had something to do with that.


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Cat Door Installation

Do you have a cat?

We do and he is very NEEDY.

He’s only allowed to go outside on days that we will be home. He has our schedule figured out pretty good so on “outside kitty days” he is always underfoot until we let him out and then he cries at the door until we let him in.

This often disrupts whatever homestead project we are trying to accomplish whether we’re inside or out. So we decided to install a Cat Door.

We thought about our options.

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