Before and After – Part 1

I sat down and had a portfolio review done the other day by a local photographer.  It’s hard to find someone that can give you honest (and knowledgable reviews).  I’m hoping to get a more in-depth one done with a … Continue reading

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Before and After – Part 2

This one also just needed some minor adjustments.  Take a little off the top (so he isn’t quite so entered in the image!), remove the flower in front – too distracting, take the blade of grass on the left side … Continue reading

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Lil Jon, Bucky Lasek Take Part in Dog Days of Summer #PadresPets #SDinHD

Stars from the worlds of sports and song stepped up to the plate to help pitch the option of pet adoption as they threw out the honorary first pitches at the 11th annual Dog Days of Summer game,… [[ This … Continue reading

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Before and After – Part 3

I think his exact words for this one was “The bushes are killing it”.  He suggested I crop to just include her and the bench.  I had of course done this while taking various shots of her up there, but … Continue reading

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Be a Part of Bubby and Bean (On Our New Website!)

On October 1st, Bubby and Bean will be launching a brand new website. It’s been in the works for several months, and I’m so excited to finally reveal the new design and features. One of the improvements will be new … Continue reading

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Counter-Conditioning and Desensitization for Dogs (Part 3)

Last week I described the counter-condition and desensitization process (CC&DS). When is it the right approach, as opposed to addressing a problem with reward-based training? Deciding that an association is causing your dog to behave a certain way means making … Continue reading

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THE ROCK: Chapter 15 Part 1: Sponsors. Shit

“To believe in this living is just a hard way to go.”   – Angel From Montgomery ——– I have a BBA in Finance and Accounting and I understand a few things about business but none of my education could … Continue reading

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Catching Blue Fin Tuna Part 1

We are in the Southern Ocean looking for 100 pound (50 kilo) blue fin tuna….

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ABCs Part 4: Matters of Consequence

Training with positive reinforcement is pretty simple: when you see a behavior you like, reward it with something your dog likes. As a result your dog will perform that behavior more often. For the most part that’s all you really … Continue reading

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ABCs Part 5: Staying on Schedule

Understanding how behaviors are maintained is critical to both eliminating behaviors we don’t want and for keeping the ones we like. I’ve been writing about the ABCs for a few weeks now. (That link takes you to a list of … Continue reading

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