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Friday, January 30, 2015

Of Winters' Past on a Flashback Friday


"Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow!" This has been quite the week of snowstorms here, kicking it all off with a blizzard, followed by another snowstorm, and yet another snow day to come spreading more sparkly white stuff across the land this Sunday into Monday! It surely is a Siberian Husky's dream forecast! In honor of all this snow, January being Health and Fitness Month, and it being our Flashback Friday Blog Hop, I'm sharing a few pics of snowy winters of the past where our snowdogs just loved the snow! Up top are sisters Chloe and Bandit having a little Siberian Husky fun! Now sometimes folks not familiar with the breed think this looks like a vicious attack ~ let me assure you, there is no cause for alarm! It's just another day of Husky play. They do not hurt each other and they are not fighting...it's simply Siberian Huskies doing what they do best - roughhousing!



And here is my sweet furangel Chelsey, a German Shepherd/Akita mix who we adopted as a puppy from our local SPCA, in a photo circa winter 2005/2006 when she was about 13, proving you don't have to be a Husky to love the snow! This is one of the last winter shots of her before she journeyed to the Rainbow Bridge. Miss my girl to this very day. But looking through photos for my Flashback Fridays brings so many wonderful memories back to me, and I know she is still so much a part of our lives, living in our hearts and memories forever.

 
Flashback Fridays are brought to you by us - the FiveSibes - and our new co-hosts, Love is being owned by a Husky, each Friday. We hope you'll find a photo or video from Memory Lane, post it, and link up to our blog hop each week! If you don't catch it on Friday, you can link up any time during the week!


 





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Friday, January 23, 2015

The Pupsters Sweet Seven Party!

Our FiveSibes Flashback Friday post is a fun stroll back to just this past Monday, January 19, when our Pupsters ~ Wolf, Chloe, and Bandit ~ celebrated their seventh Birthday! Wooo! While we had hoped to share this party celebration a little earlier, but Wolf was sick with a tummy upset for two days (starting on his birthday) and their party was postponed a few days. And then I was hit by the stomach flu! Things are starting to settle down and everyone is making their way back to feeling better, so what better time to share their special celebration than on a Flashback Friday?! Here's a little video of their fun belated celebration:


It's so hard to believe that seven years have passed since the Pupsters first came into our home at two months old! It has been such a wonderful experience seeing these three siblings grow up and always have each other to play with, and it's such a great feeling knowing they will never be separated! Wolf, Chloe, and Bandit have added three times the spark, craziness, and joy to our lives and along with their big brother Gibson and surrogate momma, Harley, are a loving part of our family.


"No matter how little money and how few possessions you own, having a dog makes you rich."~Louis Sabin

"Woo! Let's eat cake!"


Happy Birthday to our beautiful 
Pupsters ~ Wolf, Chloe, and Bandit! 
We love you so!







Flashback Fridays are brought to you by us - the FiveSibes - and our co-hosts, Love is being owned by a Husky each Friday. Be sure to check out their blog this week as they are hosting a 30% off Valentine's Day sale on their homemade jewelry!  We hope you'll find a photo or video from Memory Lane, post it, and link up to our blog hop each week! If you don't catch it on Friday, you can link up any time during the week!


Friday, January 16, 2015

Happiness is Three Warm Puppies on a FiveSibes Flashback Friday!


We're a little late to our own Flashback Friday party, but this photo of our "Pupsters," also referred to as the "triplets," Chloe (Coco, Cozy, Sweet Pea), Bandit, (Bee, B-Boz, Thunderpaws) and Wolfgang (Wolf, Wolfie, Baby Boy), was taken when they were just three years old! And this Monday, January 19th, they will be celebrating their seventh birthday! Words can not describe the joy it is to watch three littermates grow up, love, eat, sleep, and play together as part of our family! Where does the time fly?! Be sure to stop by late Monday to check out their birthday celebration!

"'Happiness is a warm puppy," Snoopy and the Peanuts gang cartoonist Charles M. Schulz once said. I say 'Happiness is a warm puppy ~ times three!'" ~FiveSibesMom
 


Flashback Fridays are brought to you by us - the FiveSibes - and our co-hosts, Love is being owned by a Husky each Friday. We hope you'll find a photo from Memory Lane, post it, and link up to our blog hop each week! If you don't catch it on Friday, you can link up any time during the week!



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Sunday, January 11, 2015

Happy Birthday to My Darling Daughter!



Today is a very special day...it's the birthdate of my daughter, the FiveSibes (and bunny furangels Sunny and Sugar) other momma and our furangel Chelsey's best friend! Together, my daughter and I embarked upon welcoming five Siberian Huskies into our home and have been on this wonderful journey of sharing their lives, including raising three of them as littermate puppies (a/k/a "the Pupsters) at one time. The whole experience of having FiveSibes is topped only by sharing it all with my amazing daughter! 
Happy Birthday and Husky hugs to the sweetest daughter and my very best friend in the whole wide world!

"A daughter is a miracle that never ceases to be miraculous...full of beauty and forever beautiful...loving and caring and truly amazing." 
~Deanna Beisser

Friday, January 9, 2015

Husky Horseplay on a Flashback Friday!



Chloe, Wolf, and Harley engage in a little Husky horseplay flashback fun from 2012!

“Life is more fun if you play games.”
~Roald Dahl

Joining us is our co-host, those beautiful Sibes and their mom from  Love is Being Owned by a Husky blog! Be sure to pop by on our Flashback Friday Blog Hop and say "hi" to our co-hosts!



 


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Tuesday, January 6, 2015

♡Happy Birthday, Gibson! ♡


Today is my beautiful boy Gibson's ninth birthday! Wow! How time flies! I remember that day I first brought him home...a little four-month-old uber-fluffy, dirty, stinky ball of wooly fur with the clown mask, a winky (parti-eye), and who ran more like a cross between a bunny hopping and a horse loping! Everything about him was so endearing! I picked him up and he melted into my arms. It was so hard to put him down to leave and go to the store to buy a crate, a fluffy bed, a collar, leash, toys, bath soap (lots of bath soap - he wreaked off urine), toys, and snacks! It had to be a wonderful homecoming for my puppy boy. 


This is the sweet face that stole my heart nine years ago, and still holds it so dear!

Each year, I make a birthday video covering  from birth to present day...I'm sad to say that my iMac crashed and I am unable to do so at this time. I'm hoping that it will be up and running and that I can create the video at a later date! But in the meantime, I thought a video featuring a few pics of my boy celebrating his day would be fun to share! Oh, and don't forget to enter Gibson's Birthday Giveaway below in the Rafflecopter! The prize is an autographed copy of What's Wrong With Gibson? Learning About K-9 Epilepsy and a #LiveGibStrong purple awareness bracelet! The Rafflecopter will be open for a week, so there's plenty of time to enter!

Now, let's party!!!




Prizes:

Autographed Book

~And~

#LiveGibStrong K-9 Epilepsy Awareness Bracelet

Enter Below!


a Rafflecopter giveaway

Congrats to the Giveaway winner:
Ichelle Van Son!

And a special "thank woo" to Gibson's "Auntie" Holly & the Huskies for Gibson's snowman birthday gift that arrived right on his birthday!


Thank woo for celebrating Gibson's Birthday with us!



Thursday, January 1, 2015

Happy New Year!




We want to thank each and every one of of our readers, followers, and listeners! Our wish is for a very healthy, safe, and Happy New Year to all our furpals and their families. For lost pups to find their way home. For sick pups to become well. For all homeless pets to find a loving home. And for cures for diseases, such as Canine Epilepsy, so no other dog ever suffers again. Welcome, 2015, with all of your fresh, clean promises for a new year.

"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."
~ Albert Einstein