Age: 18 Years Sex: Male Weight: 26-50 lbs
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Tazmo, Mookey Monkey, Baby Dog, Little Buddy, Snoozy Schnauzer
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October 21st 1996
Snuggling, Sleeping, Going on Road Trips, In the Summer playing in the Water
He doesn't like Thunderstorms
Any of his Stuffed Animals
He gives hugs
Before Taz became my Greatest Gift, I was looking to get a Giant Schnauzer. I had never seen a Giant Schnauzer in person so I called a local breeder and went to see his Giants. Wow, they were big and I decided that at the time my home and yard wasn't big enough for a Giant. The breeder also had Standard Schnauzers, which I also had never seen or really heard of, and after seeing them and their size I decided that a Standard was for me. The breeder didn't have any puppies so I waited for their next litter, they were planning on breeding soon so I waited and waited and waited. Several months after I initially talked with the breeder he told me he still had not breed his female. He told me he had a Standard that was about four months old, whom he intended on keeping for show but had decided he would let him go to me for the Pet price if I wanted him. He already had his ears cropped and I wanted my dog to have floppy ears, since all my previous Miniature Schnauzers had floppy ears. I decided to go see the puppy and should have known that I would come home with him. Cropped ears or not he was so cute and I couldn't resist. So he came home with me and my life hasn't been the same since, and that is a good thing.
About a year or so later, I realized how lucky it was that this breeder decided to let Taz go and that I decided to take him. I believe this breeder was caught up in gambling or something and a horrible thing happened. I heard on the news of a raid on a home in which they found 19 dead Giant & Standard Schnauzers and it made me sick when I realized these beautiful dogs were owned by the breeder that I got Taz from. I made me even more sick when I realized that had I not decided to take Taz that faithful day he could have very well been one of those babies they found dead. I thank God everyday for the blessing that is Taz.
Tazmo My Mookey Monkey
I've Been On Dogster Since:
|June 23rd 2009
||More than 5 years!
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November 29th 2009 1:31 pm
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I went over the Rainbow Bridge on Oct. 29th 2009 just a week after my 13th Birthday. A careless driver veered off the road & hit me, right in front of my mommy's eyes. The driver wasn't going to stop but saw my mommy running towards me screaming hysterically so he stopped for a minute said he was sorry & left my mommy crying hysterically by my side. I died instantly but my mommy kept begging me to come back, I wish I could have. It's been a month now but my mommy keeps crying herself to sleep every night, I hope she knows how much I love her & that I will be waiting for her here in heaven. My dear Taz I really don't know how to live without you and I miss snuggling with you and hugging and kissing you soo much. The pain is just so over whelming and I cannot stop crying. I want you to know that I will never, never forget you and the love and protection you unconditionally gave to me every day. You are still my sweet, sweet baby dog & the best thing that ever happened to me. Love your mommy forever.
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