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Monday Mischief: DogDaz Of Summer Are Here

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It was a strange spring this year. So hot in May with no rain that we had to start watering the plants, then some rain, no rain, cold, then thunder and lightning, then torrential rain, then hot again. But now we have entered the DOGDAZ of Summer!  All we want to do is snooze inside the airconditioned house. Sofie won’t go outside half the time because she does not like the heat (but she does love to swim). Louise thinks maybe the front door exits to a cooler place than the back, so she is always trying a different exit.

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It looks like a normal day outside until Mom opens the door. Then…. blast! Heat comes at us like no tomorrow (what does that mean?). You would think we live in the tropics not the mid-Atlantic. Better to stay inside with the cats.

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These pictures are from 2015 but not much has changed, the gardens look about the same, the pool is blue, oh yeah, now we are older and we have to deal with Charles, the little rug rat of a dog. Is it hot where you live?

Happy first day of summer!

What mischief did you get into today?

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 21, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Wonderful Wednesday: I’m Too Sexy For My ….

Our pet whisperer/ animal sitter / groomer and all-time great caretaker, Sonya, gave me a handsome fur cut the other day. It takes a lot to keep me looking gorgeous as I do.

I even posed for Mom when she was taking pictures because I know that I look sooooo good. Aren’t I handsome? – Charles the Mugwump

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 16, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Monday Mischief: Our River Hawks

Every year our Osprey return to mate and have little Osprey.

This is us in 2014 before the bulkhead was turned into a living shoreline, staring at the Osprey platform. Those big birds don’t like us much. This year Mom caught them on video teaching their baby’s to fly. Turn up your volume if you want to hear their little cry drowned out by the 17-year cicada song. The cicadae are very loud but will be gone in a few weeks. But that is for another blog.

What kind of mischief did you get into today?

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 14, 2021 in Birds, Dogs

 

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Black and White Sunday: Dreamy

Sweetness personified

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 13, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Wonderful Wednesday: 3 in the Series of That Can’t Be Comfortable

Sofie’s head is smashed in the toys.

Louise is half off the bed.

None of them look comfortable to me.

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 9, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Monday Mischief: Cubism

I thought I was buying a big new cube for Louise because her’s is starting to come apart. She loves her feeding cube so much. But, it is hard online for me to size things (I always get it wrong) and I ended up with this small one. Since lil’ Charlie doesn’t play with food toys, I gave it to Sofie, who adores it!

Cubism for all!

What kind of mischief did you get into today?

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 7, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Black and White Sunday: Sun Day

Why black dogs lie in the hot sun, I will never understand. But at least Louise found some nice cool dirt.

Happy Black and White Sunday!

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on June 6, 2021 in Dogs

 

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DogDaz: Mini is 7

I can’t believe the baby, Mini Cooper, is 7 years old today. You are the sweetest!

We love you!!❤️❤️❤️😻😻😻❤️❤️❤️

Just another day at the Zoo 🐈🐈🐈🐈🐕🐕‍🦺🐕‍🦺

 
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Posted by on May 30, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Black and White Sunday: The HEAT Is On

A nice Sunday nap after a hot spring (feels like summer) walk.

Have a wonderful Black & White Sunday!

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on May 30, 2021 in Dogs

 

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Just Another Wednesday: Pilling

Mornings start out with 4 pills for Sofie and 1 for Louise.

Then at dinner, Sofie gets another 3, and now Charles gets 1.

On the alternate days, Louise gets 2 for breakfast, Sofie gets 4, and Charles gets 1.

It has gotten more and more complicated at the Zoo as we all age. The dogs are now 10,11, and 12.

Oh and that doesn’t include the monthly Heartworm or Flea stuff.

Thank goodness, only Noel, the Christmas Cat who is 14, gets something in the morning, and the other 3 cats are good, for now.

Does your human give you medicine? How do they do it (or maybe they do it so well you just don’t know)?

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤

 
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Posted by on May 26, 2021 in Cats, Dogs

 

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