Sage Hound Farm

Life on the Farm

Happy Chickens Equal Yummy Eggs

In our neighborhood the most visible farm animal is the cow with a close second being the horse. Now, as you may or may not know, the animal I want to add to our farm first are chickens. So, I am always driving past the local farms looking for chickens and chicken coops. Imagine my utter delight when I turned a corner one day and found happy chickens doing this:   Chickens running free in a huge pasture with these huge dome-shaped chicken coops. They were definitely...


Turn Garbage into Gold: Compost

Compost equals gold Having 5 acres in the middle of farm country means you need to know how to garden or at least look like you know what you are doing. So being the perfectionist that I am, I decided to do some research and what I found above all else, is that I need to compost. Especially since the ground we live on is not a rich and fertile soil. The added nutrients from my compost will provide a suitable environment for growing our vegetables...


Our New Life in Oregon – Sage Hound Farm

The Road Home Pulling up to the gate and driving through up the driveway it finally felt like we were HOME. It took us two days of driving with the Sage Hounds with all of our belongings to get to our final destination in Powell Butte, Oregon. Also known as Sage Hound Farm! This has been a long time in the making and after three years of searching we finally found the perfect place to settle down and begin our next adventure. We wanted a place that...

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Online Farmers Market for Dogs

One of my most favorite things to do is go to a farmers' market. The fresh vegetables, fresh baked goods, beautiful fresh flowers and all of the amazing scents make me want to stay for hours. The only thing I always found missing was organic, fresh treats for my dogs. With that said, imagine my delight when I discovered Kanine Capital, an online farmers market for dogs that sell high quality, organic, luxurious treats sourced from small North American vendors! About Kanine Capital I sat down for...


sagehoundLIVE/2 – 5 Reasons to start your day hiking

This is the second of our video series sagehoundLIVE. I am on the trail with Marty and Molly sharing the 5 reasons you should start your day hiking with your dogs.  I personally can't think of a better way to start my day and I know my dogs would agree. Click on the image to view the video.   5 REASONS to START YOUR DAY HIKING WITH YOUR DOGS: NUMBER 1: Brings you closer to nature, yourself and your dogs. There is nothing like listening to the birds, walking in the...


Arizona Blue Rooster Farmer’s Market

Stopping on the side of the road in Peoria, Arizona with my girlfriend, I couldn't wait to get out and finally visit the Arizona Blue Rooster Farmer's Market. I had heard about it from Teresa and couldn't wait to see for myself. Now I know that said this was a 'local' business and it is local to Peoria, Arizona residents, but I really love supporting small business and this one is run by the whole family. Plus I just loved the vibe and the produce....