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Some concerning thoughts…
Work, Work, Work!
While I’m slaving away for some lawyer at the office, what is Rex doing at home?
Scrapping With Siblings
Oh, my God! I have NEVER had more than one dog at a time! I can’t even imagine it. That, together with spending the day with some crazy lawyer, would certainly be enough to send me to the Crazy Place. How could I be expected to concentrate on work when I’m worrying what those pooches are doing at home?
Playing With His Toys
Even when they had the toys I bought at the pet shop, all my dogs’ favorite “toys” were my furniture! And my toes.
My mom’s other dog, Tiggie, the Lab, loved avocados. NOW I know that she wasn’t supposed to be eating them, but, back then, she lived in the backyard, and in the backyard was a fertile avocado tree, abundant with fruit – which Tiggie loved and ate freely, to her heart’s (and belly’s) content. And she had the most luscious black coat!
When Love was a little thing, I left him at home ALONE! while I went to work. When I got home, my place was a MESS! He had chewed through the speaker wire, destroyed a pair of bedroom slippers and chewed the better part of a picture of me with Carmen McRae (my favorite singer of ALL TIME). I know I loved that dog, because – even after that – he lived to be about 12!
Barking and Howling
Well, one reason my neighbor, Mrs. Knopf, used to give me dirty looks when I came home from work was White Foot, my mom’s dog. When White Foot spent the night with me, he would scream and cry all day, while I was a work. He even dug a hole in the carpet in one of the bedrooms!
Too bad I didn’t have a Furbo Dog Camera back then!
This is the best of all the possible choices – and I wouldn’t even mind coming home and taking him for a walk!
Miss The Company of a Puppy
I sure do miss the company of a puppy. See Randa’s Got a New Puppy (https://wetnosecentral.com/puppys-name-is-coco/)