Tuchena is a 'Wolfdog', (predominantly Czechoslovakian wolfdog, but there is also a bit of Saarloos in her too). The Czechoslovakian wolfdog is relatively new in the scheme of things, having been first bred in 1955 by crossing a Carpathian (not Timber) wolf with a German Shepherd with the aim of creating a dog with the obedience of a …
Tuchena & Leon came home with 'road kill' during the week. The dogs will be tucking in to some raw pheasant for dinner this week 😉
A beautiful sunny morning walk down by the stream. Tuchena is not really a fan of getting wet and has only swam once (by accident 🙂 ) She doesn't mind paddling though.
Playing in the garden when the sun finally put in an appearance.........before we had a wolfdog we had grass!
A bored Tuchena! I was out and Leon was in another room doing DIY, so Tuchena made her own amusement by killing a few shopping bags that were left in the kitchen.
This picture was taken earlier in the week, before the water in the hose pipe froze! Tuchena is not keen on being washed, but she is fond of rolling in smelly stuff. Therefore hose pipe wash is essential!
A very tired and wet Tuchena. She had just returned from her weekly session with the trainer we are using to help with her recall and socialisation skills. She has been making great progress, we are very proud of her.
We took Tuchena, Hendrix & Otis to Co.Durham for a weeks holiday at the end of last month. We were amazed at how quickly Tuchena settled this time, as when we went on holiday back in December it was a full 24 hours before she relaxed and stopped testing and questioning us! We were also …
Tuchena came in to season for the first time this week, aged 22 months & 1 week. She has spent most of the week feeling sorry for herself and wanting cuddles on the sofa.
'My.....what big teeth you have!' Tuchena getting a treat for good behaviour on a walk in Hamsterley Forest.