Archive for the 'pets' Category

Tenacity or Trouble?

Tuesday, January 31st, 2006

My colleague can bring his Lab into work. Of course, since I own a pit bull, my dog isn’t welcome in public any more. But that’s better for everyone, or is it? In an excellent New Yorker article, Malcolm Gladwell explores the logical fallacies inherent in the pit bull ban:
The process of moving from the […]

I hope it’s sprained

Wednesday, October 26th, 2005

I tried to take the dogs for a walk after tea but hurt myself badly. Ozzie lunged when we got across the street and the leash wrapped around and twisted my ring finger and it is really sore and I can’t type well. I have an ice pack and will take some advil. owwwwwwwww!

Don’t Eat the Money

Wednesday, September 14th, 2005

The dogs go crazy in the morning after the girls have gone to school, hoping that this is the time for their walk. They are like kids on sugar-highs, chasing after anything.
I came in the house and set my purse down, it tipped over and the billfold disgorged two twenty dollar bills. I turned around, […]

Poor Dogs

Friday, September 9th, 2005

Poor dogs are waiting on me to get off the computer and get ready to take them on a walk. I wish you could hear the audio commentary of whines, snorts and sighs coming in a steady stream from the two of them!