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    PUPPY LOVE – PART 2

    Since I retired from my teaching position in June, my husband has been trying to convince me that our pointer/lab mix dog needs a playmate. For me, one dog and one cat is enough; I’m already playing a lot of…

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    OCTOBER VS PEPPER

    Last October Pepper was sent to the emergency vet by the cat. When the vet was finished, he called the cat a psycho ninja sniper kitty. The “kitty” had, with one swipe and one claw, punctured one of the arteries…

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    PUPPY LOVE – PUPPY PHILOSOPHY

    Pepper, a German short haired pointer and black lab mix, joined our family in early February. One cuddly, ball of love with the puppy dog eyes that said, “Take me home. Love me.” Now, however, after having him home for…

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    FOR THE LOVE OF A DOG

    Seven weeks ago, our long time (14 years) loyal friend Harley was diagnosed with stage 3 or 4 aggressive oral cancer. And, two weeks later, we (my husband and I) sat with him in the vet’s office while he drifted…