Monthly Archives: July 2009

July 27-29, Monday-Wednesday

Wednesday Believe it or not, there really isn’t much to report today. I spent a lot of time in the kitchen, and Elvis joined me and Haley and Skeeter. He even more or less held his ground when I was … Continue reading

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July 24-26, Friday-Sunday

Friday Elvis is still a bit skittery this morning. I told Randall we’d just let him step back and treat him the way we did a few days ago. Not sure what’s caused this, but it’s not really unexpected, and … Continue reading

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Elm Mott Puppy Mill Raid

Here are a couple of links about the situation Elvis came from. The link to KHOU has a video stream on it. Houston SPCA provides shelter to dogs seized in puppy mill raid Link Puppy mill – 150 dogs seized … Continue reading

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Thursday, July 23, 2009

I am going to change from updating his blog every day, to updating it two or three times a week. However, he’s taken a couple of steps back in the last 24 hours. Not sure what has happened, but he’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 22, 2009

No huge update today because I’m still knackered from our project on Sunday. I will say that I think giving Elvis a treat for “kenneling” into his crate is going to produce the desired results of him going in on … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 21, 2009

I don’t think there’s any question Elvis’ weight has changed. It may be that everything has simply redistributed, but whatever it is, I can definitely feel ribs. And he “feels” different. Even Randall has noticed it. I’m definitely going to … Continue reading

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Week Two: July 20, 2009

(Elvis has been here one week now!) Elvis got his second bath this morning, though since my back is acting up and I’m tired, I bathed him in the kitchen sink. I think that will be the new procedure for … Continue reading

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Day Six, July 19, 2009

Morning: Looks like we’ve gotten Elvis over much of the leg hiking and pooping. I won’t go nearly so far as to say he’s housebroken, but since Wednesday, there’s only been one leg lifting episode. Of course we’ve got our … Continue reading

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Day Five, July 18, 2009

Morning: I figured the food amount was wrong. Toy dogs are SO hard for me to feed the right amount. I went ahead and gave him 2 tbsp of food this morning. I suspect that’s what it will be tonight, … Continue reading

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Morning: Elvis is now on straight Pro Plan. YEAH! He also weighs 10 pounds. BOO! I’d really like him between 8-8 1/2 pounds, but I want him on the 2 tbsp of Pro Plan a day for a bit before … Continue reading

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