Happy Anniversary

Today marks the one year anniversary of Hound on the Hunt. I remember the date because I started the blog the same day as we had the celebration of life … Continue Reading →

Pulling Together Your Family History in Drayton Valley

  It’s getting to be the time of year that Shop the Hound goes to genealogy conferences. We will be joining some folks in Drayton Valley, Alberta on April 23, 2016 for … Continue Reading →

Addicted to DNA Results

Hi my name is Family History Hound and I’m addicted to DNA results. I know this may sound harsh but I have to be realistic with myself. Everyday I get … Continue Reading →

Diving into the Saskatchewan Genealogy Conference

The Family History Hound loves nothing more than taking the Shop the Hound store to a genealogy conference. But we want everyone to join in if they are able to attend. That’s … Continue Reading →

Spring is in the air

Well it’s finally here…. SPRING and it couldn’t come a moment to soon.  I know we went on daylight saving time (well most of us) just over a week ago. But … Continue Reading →

March is Women’s History Month – Who is Your Heroine?

poster by Hilda Dallas, 1909 In the U.S. in 1988,  March was proclaimed Women’s History Month and if you’re from Canada like I am;  it was proclaimed a few years later in … Continue Reading →

DNA Cousins Wanted

I’ve been working on DNA for a while and like many others, I’m getting frustrated trying to find the connections to my family.  Especially for the brickwalls that I’m trying to break down … Continue Reading →

Zcan+ Wireless

Typically I blog about DNA or my search to find my family history. But today; I want to speak about a product we have at my on-line store; Shop the Hound.  … Continue Reading →

Who’s Your Pied Piper?

When you work on your family history you discover many events that happen in your ancestors life. Births, marriages, deaths are some of the key ones but there are other major events … Continue Reading →

Who To DNA Test or Not to DNA Test?

  In my genealogy research, autosomal DNA has become one of my favorite subjects  and sometimes the most frustrating. Just because I’m still in the learning process as to what all … Continue Reading →