Tag Archives: dogs
Martha is back in Houston after her and Megan spent a week in Chicago, post Harvey. She is a natural comforter and I miss her being around as she is exhuberant and just knows when to climb up on your … Continue reading
So, Mackenzie and Big Red were on the floor enjoying a Sunday afternoon nap and old Maggie just moseyed on over and plopped herself down on top of Mackenzie’s front legs. In all the years we have had dogs, I … Continue reading
I have never been interested in creating Haiku, yet I follow several blogs that are “haiku-centric” and I enjoy reading them. I came accross a post this morning at Two on a Rant, that simply grabbed my soul and I … Continue reading
One thing about dogs is that they are always trying to please you.
“One of the oldest human needs is having someone wonder where you are when you are late getting home” . . . adapted from a quote by Margaret Meade. If you have a dog (or five) that is one need … Continue reading
“Nothing in the world is friendlier than a wet dog”! With all the rain we have had this last week, I can verify that this is true. It might be smelly, dirty love, but love nonetheless.
Martha is back visiting again and yesterday needed to go to Hollow Creek Animal Hospital for a minor complaint. While there, she wanted to take a selfie in the waiting room. (If her paws were longer, she could of held … Continue reading
Over the last several weeks, I have been spending more times with our dogs than with people and a thought came to me yesterday. Think about how much easier life would be if humans had tails. Tail wagging? Happy to … Continue reading
“Dad, it’s the same, but different.” … Elissa “Jelly” Visotski It was sometime during her grade school years that Elissa came up with that quote, worthy of being mentioned with Yogi Berra’s list of great quotes. Two things that are … Continue reading
Two of our four Labs are over fourteen and partially deaf as they do not respond to voice commands unless you are within ten feet. (or at least they have me believing that’s the case) Apparently, the frequency range of … Continue reading
“With a few notable exceptions (wife,daughters, parents) , I don’t care what anyone thinks of me. Except dogs, I want dogs to like me” Found on FB, CO @sungazing
Carry a big stick and lead the way.
When we moved to Michigan in July, three of our four Black Labs moved with us and one stayed back in Aiken with our daughter, Kelliann. Maggie, aged 13, stayed behind as Snickers, Big Red and Mackenzie made the move … Continue reading
The internet is a strange place. Ignoring all the “not so nice” things, it allows you to meet and connect with people you would likely never get to meet and even if you did, it would be at a … Continue reading
Sometimes, it is good to switch roles to get a better appreciation for those around us. Thanks to Carla for the photo.