Category A Little Personal

Thursday – A Little Personal – Leash Time

“Hey, you two. Time to rise and shine.” “Wha— Ah Boss. Whats going on?” “Yeah, dad. Today was supposed to be a sleep all day day.” “It is official it is Twiggy tries out a leash day.” “Lucy you and Bailey are going on your walk with Mom as usual. Twiggy, you stay with me.” […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy Continues Learning

“Hi, Bailey. What’s going on?” “Hi, Pops. I was just wondering what Lucy and Twiggy are up to out there.” “From here it looks like they are talking.” “Talking? What about?” “Hard to say, Bailey. You know Lucy has taken her role as big sister seriously. Why don’t you join them and see what they […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Fourth of July – With Twiggy, Lucy, and Bailey

“Hey, you guys. Come to see this.” “What are we looking at, Little Stuff?” “That Red, White, and Blue thing.” “That’s our flag. Humans call it the Star Spangled Banner.” “Can I hold it? Or better yet, get my mouth on it?” “No Twiggy. This flag represents the land of the free. It is not for […]

Thursday – Anything Possible – Quiet Day of Recovery

“You heard Pops you two. No running around. Twiggy needs her rest after surgery.” “Yes, Mama Bailey. We heard. A little jog couldn’t hurt.” “Come on Twig. Chase me.” “You sure it will be okay?” “What can it hurt. All dogs run.” “Well okay. You go and I’ll run after you “There you go, Twiggy. […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – The Rains Came

Twiggy is off today. She is recovering from her spay surgery. She is fine just confined to the house. Lucy and Baily, on the other hand, have free rein. As most of you know, I live on a barrier island of the South Coast of Texas. This year we have been suffering from a drought. […]

Thursday – A little Personnel – Twiggy and Lucy

“So Lucy. Pay attention to me.” “I thought I heard a UPS truck out there.” “There’s no truck out there. That’s another golf cart going by.” “I guess you’re right. Okay, what do you want to do?” “How about if you tell me a story?” “A story, huh. I can do that. Once upon a […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Backyard with Twiggy, Lucy, and Bailey

“Hey, Twiggy. What’s up?” “Hi, Dad. I’m thinking of joining Lucy and Bailey in the yard.” “Go ahead. Nothing should stop you.” “Well, except for that scary looking bird out there.” “Oh for heaven’s sake, Twiggy. That’s just a harmless blackbird.” “I’ve been reading about birds of prey, and at my level, one has to […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Bailey

“I’ll bet I can make you blink, Lucy.” “You know short stuff I have been in staring contests with cats and walked away a winner.” “Yeah but you’ve never been under the control of Super Frenchie.” “Tell you what. Bailey has been dying to play a game. Go do a staring contest with her. She’s […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy’s First Swim

“Hey, Dad. What’s Mom doing?” “She is setting up the dog pool.” “Dog pool? What is a dog pool? “Go see for yourself.” “Lucy, Bailey.” “What short stuff?” “What is this thing anyway?” “It’s a place to get cool.” “Cool? How’s that?” “You know, you ask a lot of questions, Twiggy. See I’m in the […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy Hanging Out With Her Peeps

  “Hey, Twiggy. What are you doing?” “Oh, Hi Dad. Just trying to find an interesting toy to play with.” “It’s a beautiful day. Why aren’t you outside?” “For one I don’t have prehensile paws. I need help with the door.” “Out you go.” “Lucy, Lucy, Lucy.” “Yes, Twiggy. Good to see you out here.” “What are […]