Tag Archives: Rambo

Safely Back in the USA

Brownie, Nikita, and Rambo arrived in Roberto’s arms yesterday after a successful relocation from Cartagena, Colombia to Caldwell, Texas. Roberto left Cartagena on Friday, 12/19, and so did the dogs. But theirs was a more circuitous journey that took them … Continue reading

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Puppies are three months old

    Puppies are doing fine after getting rid of ear mites and more parasites. Their immune systems are not terribly strong, having been ripped from their mother at about six weeks old. They love bananas, papaya skins, and, of … Continue reading

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Puppies Anyone?

A week ago, these two female puppies, less than eight weeks old, parked themselves outside our gate. Abandoned, hungry, and cute as can be, we took them in. Took them to the vet a few days later. They were dehydrated … Continue reading

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An Invasion of Garapatas

Arrived home yesterday. Back to the farm…..and, yikes, an invasion of ticks (garapatas in Spanish), not just on Rambo but in bedroom, bathroom, living room, etc. Roberto has been picking them off Rambo every morning and bathing him with special … Continue reading

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Can a 7 year old wear out a dog?

This past weekend Roberto’s son, his wife, and our seven year old granddaughter visited us on the farm and spent the night. They live in Cartagena, so they didn’t have far to come but it was a hot day and … Continue reading

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Water Returns

The townspeople of Sincerin, Colombia got water back today after 14 days without. It goes off again tomorrow for a day they said for cleaning the water towers. Unfortunately, fecal matter had been found previously in the water because of … Continue reading

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An Escape Artist

We recently got some new neighbors. The owner of the farm on the other side of the highway, moved his workers and cattle to our side of the road where he also owns the land between us and the main … Continue reading

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