Flying out on Saturday - Havanese Forum : Havanese Forums
Puppy Area * Do not advertise dogs for sale here*

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 11:41 AM Thread Starter
Kubrick & Hitchcock's Mom
 
Lina's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: New York, NY
Posts: 7,774
Submit Photo: 1
Photo Submissions 33 Times in 24 Posts
Flying out on Saturday

So this is it! I will be flying out on Saturday to pick up my newest addition to the family! I am so excited (and yet a little bit nervous) and can't wait to have him back home.

I just wanted to run by all of you savvy Havanese owners the things that I will be bringing with me on the flight (it's only 2 hours) to see if there's anything I've missed:

Sherpa bag
2 Pee pads
Paper Towels
A toy
A blankie (not sure if I need this since it IS summer - hmmm)
A towel to rub on his littermates and mommy

Should I bring any treats or anything like that? I wasn't sure about this...

I have already gotten a vet apointment (on Tuesday) and I'm signed up for Puppy Classes (they start Aug. 22nd). When I called to sign up for the class (it's clicker training which I'm SO excited about), I told the woman who runs the school that he's a Havanese and then SHE was excited! She said that these little guys learn really fast and that they are so much fun to teach! I guess my little one is already all set up for success!

I also think I've bought way too many toys, but I'm trying for NO furniture/unwanted objects getting chewed on. I also have a bunch of conditioner/spray/shampoo based on our own Kara's recommendations.

Sorry if this post seems like it's pretty worthless, but I am SO EXCITED and needed to share my puppy obsession with people who would understand (I hope ).

Here are two more recent pictures (they were taken about 4 weeks ago, though) for you guys to enjoy!

Last edited by Lina; 08-11-2010 at 02:40 PM.
Lina is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 11:53 AM
Riley & Monte's mom
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: MA
Posts: 5,579
Submit Photo: 2
Photo Submissions 16 Times in 13 Posts
Worthless post?? I dont think so, This is a very exciting moment for you and you MUST share.. Have a safe trip and we want lots of pictures when you get back.

P.S. He is so stinking cute.

Leeann, Riley, Monte & Rumor


Leeann is offline  
post #3 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 11:54 AM
Tori's mom
 
Leslie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Sunny SoCal
Posts: 4,988
Submit Photo: 19
Photo Submissions 10 Times in 6 Posts
Lina,

I'm SO excited for you! Sounds like you've covered it all, but I'm far from the expert. I do know there is no such thing as too many toys. Shadow has so many we rotate them. Every two weeks she thinks she's gotten all new toys, since she's forgotten about them from the last time she had them to play with.

Hope you have a safe, smooth trip. We'll be eagerly awaiting news and pics!

~Leslie

At our house, we spell happiness H-A-V-A-N-E-S-E
Leslie is offline  
 
post #4 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 11:55 AM
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,494
Submit Photo: 0
Photo Submissions 0 Times in 0 Posts
Maybe bring a Clock to simulate the heartbeat of the mother. I hear that helps sometimes although it may be unecessary. I guess you didn't include food in there because it's really an item you would not have to list because we would all assume you had food anyway...

Maybe bring a hot water bottle as well for the motherly reasons... These are things I read are good to have even if you dont need them. some treats might be good to have. What are you bringing your little Hav back in? the Sherpa Bag or do you have a crate??

Derek

P.S. Love the Pics
radar_jones is offline  
post #5 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 12:15 PM
Brush Anyone??
 
TnTWalter's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Indiana
Posts: 983
Submit Photo: 0
Photo Submissions 7 Times in 5 Posts
No tips here...

just CONGRATS...

can't wait to see your post with your pup at home.

Enjoy!

Trish

Winston's Mom, Trish
TnTWalter is offline  
post #6 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 12:18 PM
Valentino's Mom, Vicki
 
Doggie Nut's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Dallas, Texas
Posts: 2,590
Submit Photo: 0
Photo Nominations 1 Time in 1 Post
Have a safe and wonderful trip! I know you can't wait to get your hands on that adorable little guy! He's such a beautiful hav.....great coloring! Post pics as soon as you can!
Doggie Nut is offline  
post #7 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 12:23 PM
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,494
Submit Photo: 0
Photo Submissions 0 Times in 0 Posts
Let us know how your Hav responds to the flight.... I always thought that a little hav would have a fit in the air since they can sense the danger of things and the uncertainty.


Have a Safe Trip....

Derek
radar_jones is offline  
post #8 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 12:46 PM
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 768
Submit Photo: 0
Photo Nominations 1 Time in 1 Post
Carolina congratulations!!!!!!!!!!

I know you have been waiting and waiting for this weekend. I am so pumped for you. Have a great time and enjoy it, we can't wait to hear the update!

Hugs,

Lito and Kristin
KristinFusco is offline  
post #9 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 12:53 PM
Quincy's Mom-Vinnie too!
 
Julie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Ia.
Posts: 9,923
Submit Photo: 35
Photo Submissions 17 Times in 16 Posts
Lina--
Don't forget some puppy wipes(wet ones)or baby wipes.Sometimes they mess alittle from either end!I like just the cheap-o ones,but Walmart sells puppy wipes that smell good too!:biggrin:

He is as cute as can be!As you are flyingover give us a wave

Vincent-Quincy's playmate

"Behind every unstable dog is a lesson for the owner"-Cesar Millan
Julie is offline  
post #10 of 42 (permalink) Old 07-26-2007, 12:57 PM
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,494
Submit Photo: 0
Photo Submissions 0 Times in 0 Posts
Good Call Julie....I like those ones as well especially for rear end clean-ups. They smell really good too. I wonder if perhaps a Digital Camera to document the whole Hav-in flight process would be in order....I'm sure she'll have that for sure. Can't wait to see the pics..

Derek
radar_jones is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Havanese Forum : Havanese Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome