Good morning, Barb! Gus (Ruthie/Champ) likes to step up on the bench seats and lay in the bay window. He is 7 months old now. We just finished puppy kindergarten 2 weeks ago and he did wonderfully. Thank you again for letting me adopt him. He is my puppy love.   Angela  

Rolling Oaks Golden

Golden Girl Beauty

It is always a joy to receive messages from our clients like this one: Well, our Golden Girl is still a beauty. Thought you’d like this headshot of her that I just took as well as a couple of others reminding us of her youth. — Diana    


Hi Barb! I hope you are all doing well and enjoying this beautiful snowfall. I wanted to send you a picture of Sadie’s 13th birthday last week. She is from Captain and Ruby’s 2007 litter. We can’t believe she has been part of our lives for this long. We are sooo lucky! We hope to …

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Having a BALL with the sweetest, most adorable puppy!! Thank you SO much for choosing her for us……she’s a perfect fit🥰 As expected, everything went well with her vet check-up and they were on-board with your vaccine protocol. Be well! In Gratitude, Ann and Paul Ps: the baby is our friend’s granddaughter – also a …

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Hi Barb, Just wanted to share a recent picture of Locke with you. This was taken in August on my trip to Crosby MN where we enjoyed a few days of hiking together. In a year where so much has been taken away, I can’t tell you what a joy it’s been to have Locke’s …

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Hi Barb, We wanted to send a quick update on Winston after he turned the big 1!  Again, thank you for such a wonderful dog.  He is a giant lover of a lap dog who knows no personal space boundaries.  He is affectionate, extremely playful, and is so expressive with not only his voice but …

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This week we lost Clifford. He was 12 1/2 years old. He was the best friend a boy could ever have. Jandro had been in the hospital for 10 days but Clifford held on until Jandro got home. What a special dog.


Hi Barb! Sasha (Milly/Champ) has been a wonderful addition to my life and is always such a spark of energy and fun. She gets compliments from people every time we go out and has been a big hit among family and friends. I wanted to say hello and send some pictures of our time in her …

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Dear Barb, Our sweet Sunny turned four on July 24th (Piper and Jackson). He is everything we wanted in a dog and more. His gentle, calm personality and passion for retrieving make him a favorite with both dogs and people. He gets to enjoy the lake at our cabin and the pool at home. And …

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Hi, Barb and Everyone! Just a quick word to honor Archie’s 7th birthday. Hazel and Champ made a beautiful boy. I cannot believe it has been seven years since we picked that baby up, seven years since Luca went, seven years since Berthe reluctantly let a new puppy take Luca’s place in her dog life. …

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