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Age: 6 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 51-100 lbs

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The Boss

Doggie Dynamics:
not playfulvery playful

Quick Bio:
-dog rescue

Gotcha Date:
September 15th 2012

March 11th 2010

Old sticks, dead deer legs, yick, deer poo, double yick, ice cream, liver

Not being able to go with us in every store

Favorite Toy:
His gong football

Favorite Food:
Canidae Grain Free Pure Sky

Favorite Walk:
Anywhere where there is long grass and lots of other dogs have been.

Best Tricks:
He sits at the blink of an eye.

Arrival Story:
Hoss was adopted by us on Sept 15 2012. He was rescued when his owner threatened to shoot him if he wasn't picked up right away. From the scars on his back legs it wasn't the first time he had been shot. We had never adopted a full grown dog before but it was a match made in heaven. He has never met anyone he doesn't like and is affectionate and sweet. He is full of energy but 2 big walks a day and he is good to go.

We did a DNA test to find out for sure what breed he was and it came back Bulldog/Boxer. With his broad head we think English bulldog. He acts goofy like a boxer and stubborn like a mule. We think that is from the bulldog.

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Hoss the Boss

The Last Forum I Posted In:
No idea what to feed my dog

I've Been On Dogster Since:
February 16th 2013 More than 3 years!

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I am liking the puppy now, Kindof

December 31st 2014 8:21 am
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Well, we have had the little brat for about 3 months now. I hate to admit it but I kind of like her. It took me awhile to train her not to bug me all the time. At first she was always in my face. Biting me with these teeth that were as sharp as the needles the vet uses. Yip yip yip. What a pest. Every toy I played with she wanted, still does, any place I went she tagged along. Walking at the river she has to be right next to me and is always jumping up at my face or bringing me sticks. So much energy for such a small thing.

Well, she is bigger now. I heard skin people say 13 pounds and 5 months old today. I was I admit getting lazy in my old age. I can sleep for hours. Now however I play with the puppy. It is fun taking her toys and having her chase me. I taught her not to bite so hard and I am teaching her manners. She is learning. Right now she is getting new teeth and her breath smells like something crawled in and died. She is always getting in my face and letting me smell it, oh brother.

She is a weird little thing. She won't eat out of any bowls but hers or mine. My skin people tried to get her to eat out of a different bowl tempting her with steak and whipped cream, 2 of her favorites. She won't touch it. Hope nothing ever happens to her bowl. When the skin mom had surgery she stayed with their son and wouldn't eat unless the hand fed her or put it on the floor. Pretty strange.

Well, time to go for a walk. I have layers on today, it is really cold.


Puppy, what a pest

September 29th 2014 11:59 am
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So a week ago I was napping minding my own business and my skin folks came home with a surprise for me. I really tiny yippy smelly puppy. What the heck. Why would they want to bring another dog home, and why one so tiny I can't even play with it?

The first night the little brat cried most the night, it totally ruined my sleep. I crawled under the bed to try and escape the noise. I was hoping they were just watching the brat for someone. Nope, she has been here over a week now.

I lay on the floor to snooze and this tiny big of noise starts barking at me and wanting to play. Out of my way kid, I groan, you're bothering me. Xena, my cat friend was really excited at first. She thought she got live dinner. But, the skin people told her not the hurt the puppy and watched them both like a hawk. Today I saw the cat laying with the puppy, traitor.

I suppose I will get used to her since it doesn't look like she is going anywhere soon. But why oh why did they get such a tiny noisy little thing. To me she looks like a squeak toy, I bet I would get in trouble though if I tried to make her squeak.


We have a computer again

January 12th 2014 6:48 am
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Skin mom hasn't made an entry for me in a long time. Our computer was gone and she said we couldn't afford to get one until we paid off other more important things. She said a computer isn't a necessity, just a luxury but I can tell she is happy to have one back as she has been on it a lot. So hi everyone. Hope you all had a great summer and the winter isn't being to hard on you.

The weather here was really cold last week. Even in the house we were cold. Now today it will get up in the 40 which feels like a heat wave. I will get to go for a longer walk. Yeah.

Yesterday the skin folks bought Xena a new toy. Why did the cat get a new toy and I didn't? Skin mom says it is because I have destroyed all of Xena's toys and now she doesn't have anything to play with and is being naughty because of it. I am not suppose to play with her toys. Darn. They are easy to rip apart and that is something I really like to do. Skin mom put the toy up real high so I can't get to it. Bummer

Skin mom took my deer antlers away. I broke a tooth out chewing on them so hard. I really liked them but Mom said maybe they were that great a treat after all and she doesn't want me breaking out any more teeth. Didn't hurt much. Sheesh.

Well, we are having a great walk day and the skin dad is making some steak tonight. Your's truly will get some of that you can bet on it. Xena and I have both lived here over a year now since we got adopted. We have it pretty darn good these days. I got a new bed last month, we get lots of loving. I wasn't sure at first how long we would get to stay here. But I finally realized they mean for us to stay here forever. They are not giving us to anyone else else. So we both have relaxed and really become bonded with our skin people. This is what happy feels like.

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