Tag Archives: CO

More Losses…..

    We have had more losses here at the ranch.  Our Livestock Guardian Dog pack was older and being giant breeds their lifespan isn’t as long as the border collies.  Still these dogs have guarded our goats, sheep, llamas,… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Kizy, a LGD, Livestock Guardian Dog

    Kizy ( ?- July 15, 2016)   We got Kizy, our Great Pyr, in 2009 while out in Colorado.  She was $50 off a Craig list ad.  We were her third and final home.  She has been a… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Abbey Gail

  Abbey Gail Dec 3, 2000- May 17, 20016   My darling sweet Abbey.  My heart is broke.  You were never a dog, you were always a human with fur.  I remember the arguments that Abbey had with Bj about… Continue reading ⟩⟩

A lot of passings…..

I haven’t wrote for a while as there has been so many passings happening here on Alba Ranch that it feels overwhelming.  I know that loss is part of life and particularly of ranch and livestock life, but sometimes things… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Blizzard Coming and Going

    Today my heart is broke.   Blizzard (?-February 12, 2016) My Blizzard died this morning at 5:30 am after a day and night of severe pain.  I know that it is better that she is gone and no… Continue reading ⟩⟩