Tag Archives: dog walking

A Dog Eat Squirrel Conversation

I’ve gotten quite friendly with Tallulah, the 5 year-old Bichon next door.  How’s that for a head shot? Her mother, who works at home, loves when I volunteer for her afternoon walk.  I have to laugh when she thanks me … Continue reading

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Whippet Good

My days keep getting stranger. I got a call from Joey the doorman asking if I’d do him a favor…would I walk a whippet for him on the weekend. He has a sideline where he takes care of dogs in … Continue reading

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Carmela Watch

Her Beyonce look. December is passing quickly. I still don’t know what will happen to my best basset hound friend. As you know Carmela and her family are moving. I stopped asking where. Every time I did, there was a … Continue reading

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A Dog That Knows Me

Carmela the basset and I now have a weekly date on Saturdays. Around Thursday I leave a note for her, asking if she’s free. Reads something like this: Dear Carmela, would love to walk with you on Saturday (sabado). If  … Continue reading

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The Basset And The Rot

  I’m pleased to report, everything is copacetic with me and Carmela’s dad. Just to recap (see, Hit With Shrapnel), I got my big nose out of joint when he wasn’t his usual friendly self last time we met. Since … Continue reading

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A Hot Date

No, it’s not the Scotsman or flirty guy from the restaurant downstairs. It was better than that. I got to spend quality time with Carmela the basset hound. I’ve been wanting to ask her parents for her paw, so to … Continue reading

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