Saying Goodbye Is Hard

Christina tells the story of Hero, a Border Collie – German Shepherd mix that was a member of the Carter pack for almost 12 years. Hero changed many lives for the better, not the least of which was Christina’s.

Bringing “Image” Home to Meet the Family

The long awaited day for Image, the Border Collie Puppy to come home has arrived. As promised, The girls, Abby and Reagan get a “wake up call” from the puppy. Next stop, getting the puppy familiar with it’s new people, surroundings and boundaries.

Trip to Get “Image” The Border Collie Puppy

Christina travels to La Luz, New Mexico to pick up the new Border Collie puppy named “Image”. She travels with Gina who is going to visit and to drop off a puppy named “Magic” in Atlanta on the way back. While there, they expose the puppies to important socialization experiences such as herding ducks, being […]

Preparing For a New Puppy

Christina, Abby and Reagan talk about what it takes to get ready for a puppy. They are soon going to be adding “Image”, a Border Collie to the pack. They discuss what to think about, what to get, how to prepare the whole family to successfully welcome the new pack member.

How Much Trolling is Too Much?

  Reagan was impatiently waiting for her sister Abby to get her homework done so they could play. Since Abby was taking too long in Reagan’s opinion, she got bored. As a helpful incentive to get done, Reagan started a song off the cuff to express her sadness and boredom. The song included her troubling […]

Which Pet is Best For You?

Christina Carter talks With Roxy Brown from the Roanoke Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection about adopting pets. They cover tips on how to prepare, what to know and how to prepare to make a good home for a pet or pets. They also talk about the rewards of volunteering and fostering pets and […]