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Wolf Going, Gone!

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Beau Among the Daffodils

It’s been a few days since I got back from my long trip. On the night I arrived, it was quite dark by the time we drove into our driveway. The next morning, over coffee, my hubby asked, “Have you … Continue reading

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The Dog Goes Everywhere!

My friends from Orinda have been empty nesters for longer than we have been. They raised three kids. Their youngest, a daughter, went to NYU and has been swallowed by the Manhattan scene ever since. In the recent years, we … Continue reading

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Coolest Biker Pooch

While walking around a street fair this afternoon, my hubby and I came across one of the coolest dogs yet!

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Focal Point

This week’s photo challenge by The Daily Post is titled “One.”  Every good photograph needs a focal point. It’s the thing that draws the viewer’s eye and tells the story. Related articles Weekly Photo Challenge: One (nwframeofmind.com) Weekly Photo Challenge … Continue reading

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Trying To Be A Guard Dog

This week’s Daily Post Photo Challenge is “In The Background.”  I looked at my stockpile of photos and found some good ones but when I went to FRIZZTEXT‘s interpretation of the challenge, I was inspired! We all get too comfortable … Continue reading

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Saturday At Fort Funston

A friend recently told us about Fort Funston, which is accessible from Skyline Boulevard northward from where we live. It has a dog park where dogs can roam, play, and run off-leash. We have been there twice since Thanksgiving weekend. … Continue reading

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Meet Beau!

We drove to Petaluma on an overcast morning the Sunday before Thanksgiving. We had been looking at dogs to adopt online for the past three weeks. We have called quite a few and even visited some nearby ones near Tracy … Continue reading

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The Great Dog Debate

It has been more than a year since our beloved Gold Lab, Luke, passed on.  We are ready for a new friend and member of our family.  We have been looking at dog rescue sites and breeder sites as well. … Continue reading

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Daughter’s Fish

Wollf was brought to our house just before Christmas.  Everyone at the apartment in the city was going to be away for the holidays, we were told.  He could not be left there by himself. Wolff is my daughter’s betta … Continue reading

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