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The more life changes

It’s going on three months now since I left my job as a veterinary technician so that I could pursue full-time psychiatric outpatient care. Add a little 12-day adventure on the inpatient unit (yay I spent Christmas AND my birthday … Continue reading

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The saddest of good-byes.

I ended up having to take Trek back to the shelter. When the behaviorist came, she thought we would have a good shot at success if I could change both Steve and Trek’s reaction to one another. And I think … Continue reading

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Oh Trek, please don’t.

I love this dog so freaking much. He is happy and sweet and terrifically naughty. He’s locked me out of the house. He ate his way out of my tent when we camped out at the flyball tournament. This morning … Continue reading

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Adventures in Trekville: The Gorilla Glue Edition

Friday morning my alarm went off at 6:15 and I opened my eyes to find Trek covered in Gorilla Glue. He had it all over his face, his front legs, the top of his head, his scrotum, my carpet…. Not … Continue reading

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I love Facebook.

Facebook has pretty much enveloped my online existence, which is part of the reason I’ve fallen off writing here. Facebook takes minimal effort. I snap a cute picture on my phone and hit upload. A funny thought comes into my … Continue reading

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Am I back? I don’t know. Maybe.

I can’t believe it’s been a year. My last post previous to the one about Luce’s passing was for Bean’s second birthday. How time flies! I don’t know if I’m back for sure, but writing here feels right, and I’m … Continue reading

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I said I said I said

I said long before Luce passed away, no more pit bulls. They’re too much trouble, they’re too much of a crap-shoot health-wise, they’re not worth the social aggravation, they’re not worth the dog/dog issues. I said before Luce died, no … Continue reading

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I am still yours.

When I adopted Luce 11 1/2 years ago, I had no idea the journey we had in front of us. I was so clueless. They talk about pit bulls being bad choices for first-time dog owners, but I’d worked in … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Mr Bean!

I do not know where the time goes. How does a pup go from to Look at that man mane! He is such a good good dog. He barks too much, but he’s sweet and he’s gentle. He goes to … Continue reading

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Family Photo of the Day

New kid doesn’t get it yet.

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