Adventures in our mountains with our furry companions,
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Dogs

None of these adventures on our mountains would be any fun without our furry companions, now would they be?

Dogsledding the Rio Grande Trail

Dogsledding with the Aspen Animal Shelter

Dogsledding with the Aspen Animal Shelter As one thing tends to lead to another, Hootie-Hoo's school project to encourage people, especially his mom, to save a dog lead to our getting our very own special dogsled...
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It’s Never Too Late To Save A Pet

It's Never Too Late To Save A Pet Hootie-Hoo and his friends are working on creating their own website as a school project for the Aspen Community School. The title is, "It's Never Too Late...
A Family Stay at The Limelight Hotel

A Family Stay at The Limelight Hotel

Spring in Aspen is off-season but for local parents things get a little crazy. Nothing that another staycation at The Limelight Hotel can't cure!

The Dogs of Aspen

I entered Sun Dog's 17th annual Canine Uphill on Buttermilk yesterday and it was far more peaceful than I ever would have imagined!
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Biting The Dog That Bit Me

Biting The Dog That Bit Me I have somewhat recovered from the trauma of getting bitten by a dog while hiking a few months ago. The anxiety returns whenever I run in to the woman...

The Aspen Meadows Resort Review

When one lives half an hour away, being present for all that is happening in the town of Aspen is a difficult task to achieve. It was time to book another staycation. This time our hotel of choice was the Aspen Meadows Resort, A Dolce Hotels and Resorts property.
The Little Nell Hotel & Residences in Aspen

The Little Nell Hotel & Residences in Aspen

The Little Nell Hotel personifies my belief that Aspen should be known not for its glitz and glamor but for its elegant and sporty visitors. Not that the glitz and glamor doesnt exist, it just doesnt prevail. One only has to enjoy a stay at Aspens top, five star, ski-in, ski-out hotel, as I did with my family this past Friday over Winterskol, to catch a glimpse of what Im talking about.

Hotel Aspen: Pet-Friendly

What to do on a blustery off season in Aspen? Go on a staycation!

The Dog Whisperer – The Muki Series

What do the Dog Whisperer and my family have in common? Nothing!