April 23rd 2015 4:01 pm
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Today Mom and Dad were talking about the dog park and Sarge and I heard them saying that they aren't going to sign up for another year when our membership runs out. Just when I was starting to like going there! Sarge was so sad to hear this sad news, his tail was hanging down and he went and laid down. Then I heard Mom and Dad talking about parks and they made a long list, then Dad got 2 leashes and called me and Sarge, we got in the car and we got to ride all over looking at all the parks on the list! We got out a couple times and walked down a path for a little ways, but it was really cold out so we didn't get to go very far. Mom told us that they will take us to all the parks and we can walk the trails as soon as our membership at the dog park runs out, and as soon as it gets warmer. After hearing the news about the parks Sarge felt lots better and his tail flipped up over his back again. (That means he's happy). Sarge and I are sad to be leaving the dog park, but we're excited about going to all the parks we've never been to before, mom says it will be a new adventure for us! And even JoJo was happy because he couldn't go to the dog park but Dad said even JoJo will be able to go to the new parks! I hope it gets warmer out soon, we can't wait to start our new adventure!
March 12th 2015 2:11 pm
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Today mom and dad had my fecal test done and I'm all better, the wormies have packed up and moved out! Mom still doesn't believe I had wormies in me, my real dogtor wasn't there the day they called and told mom about me and the worms. They said the new dogtor would be there every wednesday but my real dogtor would be there the rest of the time. Well mom and dad went today because it isn't wednesday and to their suprise or dismay, the new dogtor was there again. But it all turned out ok because I'm going to the dog park the very next time mom and dad take us. I don't really like the dog park so much, not like Sarge does but I love it when me and mom go off alone and stay away from other people and other dogs. I'm very scared of big dogs and I don't like strangers near my mom and dad, I wish we could make all the people and dogs leave when we are there!
March 7th 2015 1:04 pm
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Today I am sooo sad, mom and dad got out coats and leashes for Sarge, Tinker and Izzy but mine wasn't there. I was so excited because I thought we were going somewhere. I tried to tell mom she forgot my coat and leash but she said Cory go in your cage, we'll be back soon. I put my head down and gave mom my saddest eyes, she told me I couldn't go this time because I had a fecal test and the dogtor said there are some worms inside me. She said I will get checked again this week and maybe I will be able to go next time. BUT, I wanna go now! I'm very mad at those worms, or maybe that dogtor or maybe mom and dad, well I don't know but I AM MAD! Be careful all my furiends, don't ever let a worm go inside of you, you will have to go in your cage while everyone else goes away in the car....
November 10th 2014 4:39 pm
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Mom entered me into a Halloween costume contest and guess what? I won third place! Mom thinks the prize is a lighted charm for my collar, she says it will be nice for when we're at the dog park at night. I guess I'm kind of hard to see in the dark. Speaking of the dog park, even though I have never liked going there, mom is still taking me and I'm starting to like it. I even went in the pond a couple of times before it got too cold out. I am nervous around the other dogs but when mom see's dogs heading our way she tells me to listen to her and then she says, NO BARK-NO GROWL and I know that I have to try hard not to bark or growl at the other dogs. I am getting better and better and mom says she's proud of me!
September 22nd 2014 4:00 pm
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Mom and dad had a busy summer cutting down trees and weeds in the back yard and trying to keep leaves, sticks and acorns off the patio and out of the mulch. They are fighting a losing battle on the patio, mom picks up all the acorns and they next day there are twice as many, her and dad have sore backs! BOL! They still are cutting trees in the back yard but that is one job they might be able to finish since they are running out of trees to cut down. We had to have some strange men here to work on the roof so for two days we did our best barking! And then another man came and worked on our sun porch, we got a lot of barking done that day too. We discovered the people behind us have a dog, since mom and dad have been cutting the trees back there, now we can see him through the fence... more barking! Some of our summer wasn't so good, we lost our brudder Toby Jo, he went to the Bridge after a battle with Congestive heart failure, we all miss him so much. Mom took him to the dog park almost every day for a couple weeks before he left us. He was so happy there. They are having a stone made for him at the park that will go in the memorial garden. Now that Toby Jo can't go to the dog park anymore, mom and dad decided I will be the one to take over his membership. I don't like it there. I haven't had to go since our human sisters dog Skyanne bit my head and then I scratched at it and made it bigger and then it got infected so I had to wear a cone, that was awful! but just as it was almost healed, Izzy, my human sisters other dog attacked me and tried to bite my leg off. Mom was trying to help me but Izzy kept moving me and biting and biting so mom was having a hard time getting a hold on her. while trying to get Izzy off me, moms foot went off the porch and she fell down so while mom was trying to get back up Izzy kept on biting my leg. Finally mom got Izzy off me and my leg was bleeding bad. I was already on antibiotics for the head bite so mom was glad about that. I am starting to get back to my normal barking self now so mom and dad told me my leg is healing pretty fast. That's about what we did all summer, except for lots of trips to the dog park and Sarge once again getting into sticky weeds and he had to have them cut out of the fur on his ears. Mom took care of the sticky weeds now so that only happened once this year! We hope all our furiends had a fun summer!
April 28th 2014 3:51 pm
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I've been trying to thank all my furiends for the pictures and presents I got for my barkday but mom and me couldn't get on Dogster. I had a great barkday! Thank you so much all my furiends!
April 16th 2014 4:40 pm
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I'm still being starved to death, usually mom gives up on my diet by now but this time she is determined I am going to lose weight. I think it has something to do with me hitting 26 pounds. Well the day came that I had to go see the dogtor and the first thing they did was make me get on that thing that tells them I am too fat. Every time I get on that thing, the next thing I know I'm being starved to death, but how bad can it get, I'm already being starved to death. As mom held her breath waiting to see how I've done, the dogtor said 22 pounds! I lost 4 pounds! Mom was very proud but is this a good thing? Mom is now even more determined that I will lose more weight before I go in for my shots. Looks like starvation will become a normal way of life for me. And now she's talking about getting me carrots for treat time. Now I do like carrots but they don't compare to Beggin Strips and Milk Bones. I heard her mention rice cakes too, now that sounds better, any kind of cake has to be good I think!
January 7th 2014 10:41 am
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Ok, I've been forgiven for the big bed mishap but I'm no longer allowed on the big bed unless mom or dad is there with me. That means I get to sleep there at night but that is all. Being a Dachshund, I have to use my steps to get on the big bed so mom and dad put the steps on top of the bed and I can't get up there. I'm not happy with this arrangement but I'm happy that I'm stilled loved. As for that potty band thing, it won't stay on me! It slides right off over my tail and down my legs so mom puts it back on every 5 minutes. She is tired of that and has been thinking of some way to fix it. One plan was to put straps on that thing and hook it to my collar and her other plan was to stick Velcro all over me and the potty band and then it can't come off, I don't think so mom!
December 30th 2013 11:33 am
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Well this year is ending and not too soon for me! I am having a bad end of the year. First of all mom and dad are all cited bout my brudder Toby Jo being Dog of the Week. Ok, I should be happy for him and I would be if I weren't so mad about what happened. On the day that we all got to open packages I got some toys and bones and so did my brudders. Well I thought I should let the brudders know which toys are mine so they won't get them all mixed up with their toys. Since I sleep on the big bed, yesterday I took my toys and rawhides and put them on the big bed and then I pottied on the big bed so my brudders would know this is where I keep my toys. Last night, When mom layed down on the big bed she felt a big wet spot. Ummm, she was a little more than mad. She took my toys and rawhides off the bed and told me to get off too! She took the blankets off the bed and checked the sheets, Then she told me you're lucky the sheets didn't get wet buster! Well today she is washing the sheets and Blankets and I am wearing a BELLY BAND! And on top of that, she closed the door so I can't get on the big bed. How can I take my naps and now my toys are all mixed up with my brudders toys. Oh what a bad end to my year...Happy New Year to everyone! (except me, I'm the one with the belly band)...
October 23rd 2013 5:24 pm
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Dad gave us good news today! Well dad made it sound like good news but my brudders and I don't quite understand. Dad said mom is retired today. That means she is tired again I think, so how is that good news? If she's tired then she won't want to go for walks or play "find the bone" with me. We think dad is mixed up and we hope mom doesn't stay tired again for a very long time.
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