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It’s Hard to Take a Selfie with a Dog

I had no idea it would be so tough to take a selfie with Sparky. He’s usually pretty relaxed when I’m taking his picture, or any picture, but not the case this weekend. It took me five tries to get a good one. First, he started reaching up to lick my face. When he wasn’t […]

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Poor Sparky

My poor dog. He’s in for something different this Christmas, and I’m sure he’s going to hate it. See, I was shopping online for some dog-related supplies that we need and I was about a dollar short of qualifying for free shipping. A dollar! So I clicked into the CLEARANCE section of this website, and […]

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My Dog Deserves an Academy Award

We’re pretty soft on our dog, Sparky. While a lot of neighborhood dogs are still outside (we can hear them barking) in cold weather, we tend to bring him inside when the temps get below 40 degrees. Sometimes when he’s outside, though, he’ll come sit right in front of the sliding glass door that leads […]

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First Snow of the Season!

It’s snowing!!! Look at our front yard: Since I really can’t stand winter, this’ll be the only night that I’m excited to see snow. After this, spring and warm weather can’t come soon enough. But for one night, it’s cool to watch and see again. There’s actually one other fun thing about the first snowfall […]

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We’re a One-Dog Family (Again)

It didn’t work. Early this afternoon, we took Rocko back to the family that adopted him a week ago. (Coincidentally, they live about 500 yards from us right here in West Richland.) So we’re a one-dog family again. It wasn’t so much a problem with Rocko, or with the two dogs together. They were doing […]

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