Category Archives: Dog photographs

NBDD

I was just advised that today is “National Black Dog Day” We have three, black dogs but,  there is only one Maggie. She could care less about the recognition as long as she gets a piece of cheese.   Advertisements

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On Your Legacy

“In the end, all your contributions will be taken for granted and people will only remember your mistakes.” unknown

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On The Happy Side Of Florence

For the last week, we have been told to prepare. We did and now have enough bottled water, peanut butter and canned tuna for the next year. Fortunately for us, it’s been more bark than bite and not very “epic” … Continue reading

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Ordered

Life is again ordered, at least temporarily. Megan and Martha are back in Houston. I am back in Aiken. A few stories will follow, but this may be one of my favorite pictures of the year. Martha, below, after her … Continue reading

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Canine Wisdom

“I’m done chasing people who aren’t willing to do the same for me. After today, the mailman has one less friend in the neighborhood”

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Defining Focus

Martha has been spending her “Summer Camp” days with us and she quickly learned where the dog treats are located. She has trained us to give her a treat whenever she sits and whimpers in front of the dog treat … Continue reading

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I Swore I’d Never Do It Again, But . . .

Just about a year ago I went on a road trip, summed up by a story on the old blog called:  “Mission Accomplished”  There are several related stories before and after that post. That was a long weekend and I swore … Continue reading

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On Life

“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” Soren Kierkegaard Maggie, even at 15,  still going forward.

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8 = 56

  The usual “Sunday Pipes” has been replaced today by a special presentation:   Today, we celebrate the 8th birthday of the twins. Since they are dogs, we are concurrently celebrating their 56th birthday Mackenzie and Big Red, even though … Continue reading

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One Serious Dog

Martha, caught red-handed, or fuzzy snout as it was. I have never known a dog that is as intense and just a joy to look at. 15 seconds of  “guilty as charged”

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