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Why Do We Have The Dog?

Why Do We Have The Dog?

After one of our dogs, Trixie, passed away this week, my daughter Gemma told me that she wasn’t sure she wanted to get a puppy, because she didn’t want to have to go through that again.

It’s very hard when your family dog, or any pet you’re close to really, dies.

Frankly, it’s not very easy while they are alive,

If It Answers to “Easter Basket” It Must Be Our Dog

If It Answers to “Easter Basket” It Must Be Our Dog
by Gina Valley

We have several dogs.  We love them all very, very much.

One of them is named Douglas.

Douglas is an idiot.  I mean that in the nicest possible way.

Often when I am looking at Douglas I say to him, “It’s a good thing you’re pretty.”

He is pretty.  He’s a labHumor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley Dog Dogs Pet Pets Name Forget Smart Dumb Douglas and saluki mix with shiny black fur that is soft like a rabbit’s.   His mouth always looks like it’s smiling.  He has a long tail with a dangling,

WHAT Is The Dog Sniffing Now?!?!

WHAT Is The Dog Sniffing Now?!?!
by Gina Valley

I love how kids see fun in stuff that seems like anything but fun to me.  They totally lose themselves in simple things and find hidden joy there.

I love that!

When we had a new flushing mechanism installed in the toilet in our powder room my little ones were thrilled.  It sounds like a jet. They were flushing that thing every ten Humor Funny Parenting Moms Dads Kids Children Sons Daughters Brothers Sisters Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Joy Toilet Powder Room Mechanism Flushing Attic Root Canal Mud Puddle Magic Dog Run Leaf Squirrel Shadow Lizard Tree Parkminutes just for fun.