Archive for November, 2013

Prepping for Christmas

With Thanksgiving out of the way, Mummy got to work on our Christmas prep! Read more…

Saved by a Goose – A Love Story

This is such a sweet story. Read more…

MUST LOVE DOGS

Mummy, that’s why I’m MISS Darcy. But never give up the idea.  In the meantime I will love you and appreciate you. I will keep you safe, give you kisses and remain loyal to you. Read more…

Doggy Yoga

Hello Lucas! Read more…

Hooray! Marc The Vet!

Puppy power: MPs forced to debate plight of factory pets in ‘battery farms for dogs’ Read more…

Smile!

Mummy took me to a photo session  to get some decent photos taken for this year’s Christmas card. Read more…

A Turkey Dinner by Candlelight

Today is Thanksgiving in America, and this is one holiday that Mummy likes. So we have our little feast to celebrate and to remind ourselves to be thankful for all that we have. Read more…

My List of Thanksgiving

I am thankful for …

1. Our walkies in the parks … running, jumping and …

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Thankful

On this Thanksgiving Day, Mummy wanted to blog.

May’s comment:

Once upon a time not so long ago, people who know me would say I have OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder) Read more…

Lighting a candle

Tonight I watched as Mummy helped Little Tyke observe the first night of Hanukkah by lighting a candle on the menorah with a shamash. Read more…

Woof to Wash

Once again we continue to prove we are man’s best friend.

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Broken Leg, Broken Hearted (The Dog Rescuers – Episode 8)

We sat down to watch our favourite doggy program. It’s the RSPCA at work again. Read more…

The Men (and a Boy) Who Love Me!

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A Star

Charles M. Schulz made famous a beagle we all love!  I think he understands us. Read more…

Boo!

Something not nice happened to me today. Read more…

Pretty in Pink

On a dark and rainy morning … I am a spot of bright pink!  Read more…

Winter Wonderland!

I bet you’ve never seen a cockapoo ride a reindeer! Well, there’s always crazy Mummy who wants to share all experiences with me.  I just went along for the ride.

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Christmas Shopping

We have begun Christmas shopping!

In America, the day after Thanksgiving is the big shopping day otherwise known as Black Friday. Read more…

Church Bells

There’s a funny sound I hear on Sunday mornings. When it starts to sound, my ears perk up and I growl … Read more…

Who?

50 years is a long time to play catch up. Read more…

Opening My Christmas Pressie!

Yes, I know it’s still only November but Aunty Jane could not wait to give her Christmas present to me.  Read more…

  • first_dogs_01George Washington and the Americna Foxhoud - he is the father of American Foxhounds!
  • first_dogs_01aAbraham Lincoln's Fido (unknown ancestry)
  • first_dogs_02Warren G. Harding and Laddie Boy (Airedale Terrier)
  • first_dogs_03Calvin Coolidge and Rob Roy (while collie). He also had Prudence Prim - also a white collie
  • 170px-Herbert_Hoover_and_King_TutHerbert Hoover and King Tut (German Shepherd)
  • first_dogs_05Franklin D. Roosevelt and Fala (scottish terrier)
  • first_dogs_05aHarry S. Truman's Feller - who was known as the "unwanted dog" as he gave Feller away!
  • first_dogs_06JFK with Shannon, Clipper, Charlie and Wolf
  • first_dogs_07Lyndon B. Johnson and Yuki (mixed breed). He had many other dogs.
  • first_dogs_08Richard Nixon with Vicky (poodle) and Checkers (he died before they moved to the White House). Nixon later had Pasha (terrier) and King Timahoe (Irish Setter)
  • first_dogs_09Gerald Ford and Liberty (golden retriever)
  • first_dogs_10Ronald Reagan and Lucky (Bouvier des Flandeurs)
  • first_dogs_10aGeorge H.W. Bush and Millie (springer spaniel)
  • first_dogs_11Bill Clinton and Barney (chocolate labrador)
  • first_dogs_12George W. Bush and Barney (high profile Scottish Terrier)
  • 800px-Bo_and_ObamaBarack Obama and Bo (Portuguese water dog)

The President and His Best Friend

Yesterday marked the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.  Mummy was too young to remember when it happened but she said she heard everyone talking about it.

Then we wondered if he had a dog and then found out –

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How much is that Doggy in the Window?

There are lots of doggies in shop windows, we’ve noticed.  Here are just some we have come across of late. Read more…

Christmas Lights on Mount Street

We were at the switching on of The Mount Street Christmas Lights!  There were lots of people out and about and lots of pretty lights! Read more…

A Walk with Nelson, Mandela

On my walks with Agnes, I am with the big boys! And I am not afraid of them either … Read more…

In Sync

Here’s Little Tyke and me rubbing our backs together! Read more…

Thank you! God Bless!

We posted yesterday about helping the people in the Philippines.

And we heard that cadaver dogs have been going there from all over the world. Read more…

I Love Kisses!

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Helping Out

Mummy told me about a big, big storm called Typhoon Haiyan that hit the islands of Philippines about 11 days ago. Read more…

Sometimes a shave is good thing (The Dog Rescuers – Episode 7)

Last night we watched Episode 7 of The Dog Rescuers.  No tears, just sad that some dogs just get a bad deal. Read more…