Category Archives: life on the farm

Paint Not the Porch

Paint not the porch while “walking” hound puppies. Worry not how bad the porch looks. Look to the future, a future without hound puppies, before painting the porch. Paint not even the porch ceiling when hound puppies are on the … Continue reading

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Introductions

I’ve put the puppies in their stall this afternoon.  We’re expecting a heat-index of 104 degrees, dangerous weather for the very old and the very young.  Monarch and Motive  live in an extra stall in our old bank barn, which … Continue reading

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Meet Motive and Monarch

Monarch and Motive arrived at Green Spring Farm last Thursday.   My family and I have been “puppy walking” every summer for about ten years; we’ve helped raise a dozen hounds for the Blue Ridge Hunt.  I hope you enjoy … Continue reading

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