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Living With Nature As Your Neighbor…

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on April 6, 2010 in Dog & Wolf News / Issues, Los Angeles Base, Nature / Colorado, Scoop in LA, Speak! Archive, TravelNo Comments

Today I stood starring into the eyes of a collared bobcat in the Santa Monica Mountains. To my left was a Great Horned Owl with big golden eyes, flapping his wingspan above me- so close I was captivated by this beautiful essence of wildlife. I was ironically just outside of Los Angeles and in the…

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A Buck, A Chevy And The Open Road…

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on February 16, 2010 in Nature / Colorado, Speak! Archive, TravelOne Comment

After spending days on the road, I have traveled now back and forth over the Southwest landscape like a ball on a ping pong board centered in the mountains above Boulder, Colorado. I have broken down twice, drove hundreds of miles on a check engine light with little heat or air but nothing prepared me…

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Simply Experience.

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on February 14, 2010 in K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! Archive, Training & Behavior TipsNo Comments

When you look on-line for a qualified horse or dog trainer, you’ll find words coinciding with people’s names like “whisperer”, “communicator” or even “healer”. I have been called many names, some of which have included “dog trainer to the stars”, “K-9 Rockstar”, “Wolf Woman”, etc. In simple terms, I do not believe myself to be…

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Denver- ABC 7 News: “Grand Junction Man Indicted In Dog Dragging Death Suspect’s Sister Also Indicted For Covering It Up”

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on January 27, 2010 in At Home, Dog & Wolf News / Issues, K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! ArchiveNo Comments

To read the full story, follow the link below… This is in regard to the German Shepherd named Buddy who was dragged behind a car on purpose recently in Grand Junction, CO. http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/22346556/detail.html

Brother, Sister Wolf- I Ask You What You Can Teach Me…

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on January 17, 2010 in K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! Archive, Training & Behavior TipsNo Comments

There is greatness in the values of compassion, kindness, loyalty and understanding. I ask myself. “What have the wolves taught me about this?” Their answer came in the snow when I was hiking along and saw their footprints gathered together in common areas and travel paths. They have taught me about family- related and sometimes…

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Rhythm

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on January 13, 2010 in K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! Archive, Training & Behavior Tips, Yellowstone National Park Wolf ExpeditionNo Comments

In order to be come joined up or linked in with a connection to animals, think of your favorite drum beat. When I used to compete in tracking competitions, I learned that while laying my track, if I stomped my footprints into a rhythm, the dog would follow the track better. If you can walk…

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Hello From the Woods…

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on January 12, 2010 in Dog & Wolf News / Issues, K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Los Angeles Base, Nature / Colorado, Speak! Archive, Training & Behavior TipsNo Comments

Hi Everyone- Well, I certainly have been on quite the journey lately trying to re-a-quaint myself again with society after spending so much time alone in solitude with nature, wolves, dogs, horses, birds, lynx- you name it. These last four years have not only taught me a great deal professionally but personally as well. I…

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HELP BUDDY!!!

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on January 6, 2010 in Dog & Wolf News / Issues, K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! ArchiveNo Comments

Re-posting from Facebook: “On December 30, 2009 between 2:18 am and 4:30 am a German Shepherd named Buddy was dragged to death at the Colorado National Monument. Joan Anzelmo, superintendent of the monument, identified the suspect as Steven Clay Romero, 37, of Grand Junction. She said Romero is alleged to have stolen the dog —…

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Biologic Rhythms of the Earth and the Human Spirit

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on November 15, 2009 in K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! ArchiveNo Comments

In biology, it is the way of evolution to think that everything comes from something else. However, most fail to recognize the evolution of our planet as a species itself- ever shifting, ever evolving and we, as humans are a part of that process. For example, let’s try to think in terms of the big…

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Knowledge of Nature

Posted by Jennifer McCarthy on in At Home, Dog & Wolf News / Issues, K-9 Ranch Training Center- Boulder, Colorado, Nature / Colorado, Speak! ArchiveNo Comments

As a primitive species I feel we have such an urge to move fast and forward with technology and yet at the same time, forget about the most basic principals to respecting our animals and our earth. It is my belief that the very elements we wish to move beyond, we forget about what got…

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