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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
Posted in Dogs, Uncategorized Tagged dogs, Man's best friend, service dogs 2 Comments
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
Posted in Black Labs, Uncategorized Tagged black labs, dogs, Patience, relaxation, synergy, Wine 3 Comments
Depth & Fill
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
Posted in Haiku, Uncategorized Tagged a dog's love, devotion, dogs, Haiku, two on a rant 1 Comment
One thing about dogs is that they are always trying to please you.
Posted in Black Labs, Uncategorized Tagged black labs, cute dog photos, dogs 3 Comments
“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
Posted in Emotional needs, Uncategorized Tagged dogs, emotions, human needs, puppies, puppy pictures, Unconditional Love 4 Comments
On Soggy Dogs
“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.
Posted in Dogs, Uncategorized Tagged dog love, dogs, friendly dogs, wet dogs 1 Comment
Not Just For Dogs
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
Posted in Dogs, Speaking of dogs, Uncategorized, Understanding dogs Tagged Advice, dogs, Hollow creek animal hospital, kindness, wisdom 2 Comments
I Was Thinking. . .
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
Posted in Dogs, Uncategorized Tagged black labs, dog personalities, dogs, tail wagging 10 Comments
The Same, But Different
“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
Posted in Dogs, Speaking of dogs, Uncategorized, Understanding dogs Tagged black labs, dogs, puppies, relationships 8 Comments
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
Posted in Dogs, Speaking of dogs, Uncategorized Tagged alerting dogs, burglar alarms, dogs, dogs and cheese, guard dogs, snacks 5 Comments
Your Opinion Probably Does Not Matter
“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
Posted in Relationships, Uncategorized Tagged dogs, opinion, relationshops 2 Comments
Carry a big stick and lead the way.
Posted in leadership Tagged dogs, leadership, managing 1 Comment
Still Beating The Odds
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
Posted in Black Labs Tagged Aiken SC, black labs, dogs, Elissa Visotski, Kelliann Visotski, Megan Visotski 9 Comments
He Was A Good Dog
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
Posted in Dogs Tagged David Kanigan, David Kanigan Zeke, dogs, men and dogs, Vizsla dogs 4 Comments
Sometimes, it is good to switch roles to get a better appreciation for those around us. Thanks to Carla for the photo.
Posted in Role Reversal Tagged dogs, kids, Role Reversal 2 Comments