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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Can you tell which one is Sparky? If you need a refresher on what Sparky looks like, try here, here, or here. We got a new dog today! He’s a carbon copy of Sparky in a lot of ways: male, black lab mix, between two and three years old. I was at the pet store […]
Sparky turns two years old today! Well, we don’t know exactly when his birthday is, but we celebrate it on April 7th each year. We brought Sparky home on July 4, 2008, and took him to the vet on July 7th. They estimated that he was already three months old then, and listed his birth […]
We got Sparky a new bed today because his old one was getting too flat and he’s been struggling to get comfortable on it for a little while now. You may be wondering, Gee, Matt, does he like it? Yes. Yes, he does. Aside from dinner-time, he hasn’t gotten off the thing in seven hours.
Here’s goofyhead’s latest photo. He loves to play fetch, but seems to forget that he’s supposed to give me the ball back. Took him to the vet a few days ago and learned that he weighs 61-flippin’ pounds now. 61! Sure enough, I almost threw my back out on Saturday when I tried to lift […]
This is a clip from Dog•E, a new movie with a black lab that gets mixed up with a bunch of robots. You can imagine there are some communication issues, and in this scene, trust also seems to be a problem. 🙂