We had snow over the weekend! We haven’t had snow in years and this is the first time it accumulated (more than a dusting) since 2003. The flakes were big and wet and when it was all over, we had about 8 inches – and it was pawesome! Tommy and I got to break out our winter jackets and play in the white stuff. But as fast as it came, it went. Today, all that is left is the remnant of a little snow man. I, Shelly, had a great time walking and hopping around the back yard, but little Tommy says “it sucked!”. Tommy, watch your language. His little legs weren’t long enough so his belly dragged in the snow and Pop had to clear a spot for him to do his “business”. It was fun while it lasted but it’s nice to see the grass again 🙂
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Boy, did I have a HUGE day yesterday. It was my first annual checkup at the V-E-T. Do you know what that means? It means that I’ve been in my new furever home for almost a whole year! (December 1st is my adoption day in case anypup wants to send pressies ;-)) Mom took me to in the morning and I had 3 shots in my little hiney and I didn’t even make a peep. The doctor said I was looking great and he even listened to my heart because dogs like me tend to have problems in that area. I weigh in at a whopping 18 pounds – that’s up 4 pounds from when I was first adopted, but I do have a stinky ear infection so I have to have drops for the next 3 weeks. But other than that, I’m awesome! I don’t know what all the fuss is about. It’s not so bad visiting the doctor 🙂
Last week, we all went on a road trip to visit Maggie (and Grandma & Grandpa) and have a sleep over! It was pawsome. Me and Tommy got to ride in the car and after I woke up from my nap, we were at Grandma’s! I’ve been there before, but this was Tommy’s first trip away from home that wasn’t to the V-E-T or the lake. We had a great time lounging on strange sofas and chairs and playing with all of Maggie’s toys. Plus, Pop thinks Grandma slipped us some goodies while cooking in the kitchen. Maggie is a super sweet girl who’s been having a tough time of it lately. She has a sickness that almost brought her to the Bridge a few weeks ago, but she’s a tough cookie, and fought back. We’re sooo glad we had the chance to spend some time with her while she was feeling well.
When we came home, me and Tommy had fur-cut appointments and this time Tommy wanted to get a “real” cut – that means he wanted to look more like me 🙂 So the last two pics below show how handsome he looks with his “puppy-cut”. I do have to admit, he looks super cute!
Finally! Mom & Pop broke out the sushi toys that our pup friend, Prada gave to us. We got to taste some “doggie sushi”, tuna, and shrimp! Well, it wasn’t technically the real thing but hey, they squeaked! After about 15 minutes the toys were starting to be de-stuffed and I almost got the squeaker out of the shrimp but Pop took it away from me. Tommy even seemed to enjoy them although I had to show him how to make squeaky music. Sooner or later, he’ll get the hang of it 🙂
Continuing with the theme of our last post “sleeping on the sofa”, we see that Shelly & Tommy are definitely joined at the hip.
I finally started taking guitar lessons again after about two years. Hence the spotty posts here lately. I have to practice you know! So I’ve been hanging out in our “music room” so Judy doesn’t have to hear me playing boring scales over and over. Apparently it doesn’t sound all that bad though because these two like to snooze about 4 feet away from me while I strum away!