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Australian Cattle Dog/Border Collie
Picture of Tess, a female Australian Cattle Dog/Border Collie

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Home:Tempe, AZ  [I have a diary!]  
Age: 11 Years   Sex: Female   Weight: 26-50 lbs

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   Leave a bone for Tess

T-bone Jr., Pookie, Li'l Rascal, Spanky, Goofus, Ears, Barkley

Doggie Dynamics:
not playfulvery playful

Quick Bio:
-dog rescue

May 13th 2004

Treats!, Playing outside, Ball, Flying Squirrel

Strangers without dogs, the trash monster (garbage truck), the recycling monster (recycling truck), white trucks (especially city of Tempe trucks), anyone in my alley

Favorite Toy:
Squirrel Dude, Boomer Ball, Buster Cube, Tennis balls

Favorite Food:
Treats!, whatever humans are eating

Favorite Walk:
Around the neighborhood

Best Tricks:
High Five, Touch

Arrival Story:
My mom was rescued from the pound when she was pregnant with my five brothers and sisters and me. New Hope Cattle Dogs had me in foster care until I met my human parents and they gave me a nice home.

Forums Motto:
Play, play, play all day, day, day.

I've Been On Dogster Since:
September 10th 2005 More than 10 years!

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

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Adventures in Tessville

Free bath my %$@!!!!!

September 20th 2005 11:24 pm
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Today a truck kept going through my alley so I barked at it and told it to go away (of course). One of the times it drove through, it went really slow and sounded much louder than before, so I barked even more. But this time, as it drove past the gate, it sprayed me with water!!!!
I went in and told Dad right away. At first he looked pretty mad because he thought some jerk squirted me, but when he saw that I got wet from a truck that was going through the alley cleaning the walls, he thought it was funny and told me I got a free bath! I didn't find it so funny. What's worse is that he then shampooed me up and gave me a real bath!!!!!

The next time a truck went through the alley, I just stayed inside.


Take that, Mom!

September 15th 2005 8:38 am
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Like all of you out there, I let my parents think they are in control when we go on walks. Today I saw that dog that the owner never lets me meet, but today I decided I was going to meet it, no matter what Mom had to say about it. The dog was approaching from behind, and I did my usual trick of pretending to sniff the ground extra long so I could check her out. Mom tried her best to get me to keep moving, but I had had enough. I decided I was just going to lie down in the middle of the sidewalk and wait for the dog to come to me. Mom couldn't do anything but wait! Ha! Then the dog snipped at me and I had to hide behind Mom. I can't wait for the next walk!


Date with Jack

September 11th 2005 8:54 pm
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Last night I got to go over to Jack's place for a play-date. What a great surprise!
We chased and play-fought ourselves into exhasustion as usual. I've been napping all day today to recover.

I also tried to sneak in some kissing, but our parents saw us and teased us about it. How embarrassing!!!

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