Tag Archives: dog

Christmas, This Year

This is my first Christmas without my old dog. She was 17 when she died last June. I had her since the day she was born and she was constantly by my side. I’ve missed her so much I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Joy, My Younger Dog

Joy loves to use her nose and front paws to bat her tennis balls against the back of my feet as I work in the kitchen . . . she tries to ping them off my feet and then she’ll … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Dare

The last post I wrote on this site was posted on the day of my sister’s funeral. What I didn’t add was that she was there standing behind me as the boys played and yelled at each other. Her spirit … Continue reading

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It’s Mine! Give it BACK!

When we were little, my sister, who was older, never wanted to play with anything unless I picked it up and started playing with it. Then she would yell at me, “That’s MINE! Give it BACK!” . . . and … Continue reading

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Tramp

When I was married, I had a little Yorkshire Terrier named Honey. One day a stray dog showed up in our yard and he looked hungry, so I fed him. By the time my husband noticed him hanging around and … Continue reading

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The Hidden Pill

I think my dog gets as angry with me when I hide a pill in her treat as I get with her when she finds it and spits it out. She seldom finds it, but when she does, we both … Continue reading

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Joy

Joy, the puppy who was brought into my home to lift the spirits of my grievning dog, is now learning how to be my dog. My sons spent most of the time with her and she learned to play and … Continue reading

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