Tag Archives: Travel

Oh the places you’ll go…

9 Mar

Last weekend marked an important anniversary for us… Friday was our 1st anniversary in the world of canine competitions.

Each year our local vizsla club hosts two specialty shows with sweepstakes and an obedience trial held on the Friday before the Belle-City Kennel Club all breed shows.

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Traveling is fun for the whole family!

4 Jan

If you are anything like me, traveling for the holidays begins several days before you actually pack the car and hit the road. The preparation takes several days and careful planning…

Step 1: wash all laundry
Step 2: pull large suitcase and pink tote bag from the back of the guestroom closet
Step 3: plan outfits
Step 4: fold clothes very neatly and pack in suitcase
Step 5: pack shoes and accessories
Step 6: pack toiletry items
Step 7: double check to make sure everything needed is packed
Step 8: load car

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Over the river and through the woods…

23 Dec


To Grandmother’s house we go! By the time you’re reading this, we will be in the car driving the 10 hours from St. Louis to Louisiana. And yes, Ilsa and Gumbo will be our back seat passengers. 10 hours in the car with vizslas? Yes, we are crazy. Traveling with a vizsla starts long before they enter the car. Exercise is the key to making a trip like this a success for us. We usually give our pups a long off leash run the day before our trip (unfortunately this didn’t happen yesterday :-/). The morning of our trip, each of our Vs runs about 2 miles on leash before we pull out.

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