I don't think crates are cruel but I've never had to use one with my dogs .Now people who put clothes on animals ,They should be shot .
Definately agree there! stuart and arghh Im really enjoying reading about Wilbur and Tux.
Phoebe took only a week or so to get properly housetrained - it was the chewing in the early days that was the problem!
The bottom stair carpet was a gonner as was the dining room table leg. She is two now and has come out of that and is a lovely big bouncy part of the family. hope you continue to keep us updated on their progress. By the way stuart i hope you have alerted the mods to your pm. The irony eh