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AKA Luce. Eeevil Red Dog. Old lady. Heart dog.
Orion Never Seen Blue RA RL1 CL1-R CL1-F FMX
AKA Steve. Lifesaver. Flyball ninja. Mud magnet. Official Hiking Buddy. Rock.
Orion Go For Launch
FDCh-G AKA Bean. Mission Specialist. Herdy dog. Yappy McSnappy.
Hambone. Squirrel dog. Flyball hopeful.
Gone but never forgotten:
Siren's Shiitake Happens AKA Mushroom. AKA ShroomD. The fungus among us. Grandma-lover. Bed-hogger. Official Zombie Protection Dog.
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Tag Archives: breedism
We stand in solidarity against the governmental stupidity that would seize a mixed breed dog from his home, accuse him of being a pit bull, hold him for two years, not allow him to be transported to safety outside of … Continue reading
Local news story: Man was attacked by his own Labrador Retriever during a “family altercation”. The dog was tasered by police because it was “out of control” and they couldn’t otherwise contain him. The man was taken to the hospital … Continue reading
Last weekend Luce and I helped out with a Rally Obedience demonstration run by the lady who has been our most recent obedience instructor (she teaches Steve’s Beginner Novice class, and Luce and I took Rally with her last session). … Continue reading
I took Luce to our town’s Memorial Day parade this morning. (And I swear I saw George Bush Senior walking in it, complete with Secret Service guy with earpiece and a black Secret Service sedan behind that, but my neighbor … Continue reading
I really do try to stay out of arguments about pit bulls. I tend to shy away from venues where they’re likely to come up, don’t get involved in comments on news articles or anything like that (except to privately … Continue reading
I’m tired of the constant drama of the pit bull. I’m tired of the bullshit from supporters and detractors alike. I’m tired of my dogs being labeled as vicious because of what they look like, but I’m equally tired of … Continue reading
Apparently, though I had no idea, there are two kinds of pit bull owners in this world: creeps and imbeciles. I like to think that I fall into neither category. I’m pretty plain and boring. I have moments of meanness, … Continue reading
I had a new client make me really sad today. She came in with her large, intact male Rottie this morning for skin problems that he’s been having. ‘Tis the season. Nice lady. Nice dog. Large dog. Not a shameless … Continue reading
I don’t know if anybody noticed, but a few days ago I removed the link to Fugly Horse of the Day from my blogroll. For a reason: twice in recent weeks she’s hated on pit bulls too much for me … Continue reading
One of the things that made me the most happy at our Rally trial on Sunday was the wide variety of dog breeds that were there. Yes, it was an AKC trial, which means all the dogs were (ostensibly) purebred … Continue reading