Tag Archives: Great Dane

Naughty, Not Nice!

Could it be a phase? Is it boredom? Attention-seeking? Adolescent angst? Have we been too caught up in the frenzy of the holiday preparations?  While it is true that the numerous Santas that are lounging around the house may seem … Continue reading

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Spotlight On The Service Dog Project

Good friend, Meilin Cheng, sent us this link to a live cam of the Service Dog Project. (Maybe she was inspired by our very own Beau!) You will get to meet some really gorgeous Great Danes and their puppies. The … Continue reading

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Dog’s Thanksgiving Thoughts

Sigh! What a holiday it has been. So many people in my kitchen coming and going. Playing with dead animals and foliage. Mixing. Heating. Opening and closing the oven door. Churning some creamy stuff on a bright blue contraption. The … Continue reading

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Haiku Catchoo I & 2

Stroll along the beach, To eye, to sniff another, Tails up! Wag! New friends! I walk along side Of you, to shield you from harm. As long as I can. This post was inspired by the Daily Post’s Weekly Writing … Continue reading

Posted in Beau, BlogHer, Daily Post Challenge, Daily Prompt, dog, DPChallenge, Exercise, Fort Funston, Great Dane, Haiku, Hiking, NaBloPoMo, Nano Poblano 2013, Pets, Uncategorized, Weekly Writing Challenge, YeahWrite | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Beau Is Two

Beau turned two years old somewhere around this time. When we adopted him from Big Dog Rescue, they estimated his age at a year old. He was handed to us, papers, leash, and bowl, on November 19, 2012.  And so, … Continue reading

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Bowtie Beau!

It’s Halloween and Beau has decided to join in the fun. He has donned his black tie best for all of you.  What a TREAT! Happy Halloween! Related: Daily Prompt: Trick or Treat (dailypost.wordpress.com)  

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Panting In The Morning

There’s nothing like the sound of panting, With wafts of warm air In your face, As you rouse From your dreamless slumber. Your eyes flutter; What slowly comes into focus, A pair of wet nostrils, A pink tongue, And lo! … Continue reading

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First Day of Fall

Today is supposed to be the first day of Fall.  It’s technically supposed to arrive sometime early in the afternoon PDT in the SF Bay Area.  It is also known as the Autumnal Equinox. Unlike the Midwest and Eastern part … Continue reading

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Tender Early Mornings

My hubby has a habit or rising way before the sun so much as peaks through the drapes. He can’t sleep anymore, he tells me. So, he might as well do some work. On these early mornings, Beau always keeps … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice In Our Home

This year, Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere is today, June 21, 2013.  This is the longest day (not the hottest) of the year for us living in North America. It’s also the time when the North Pole is tipped … Continue reading

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