Tag Archive: dog

Life with Critters

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This sums up the past three days: It’s hard to sleep with a 40 pound dog draped over your chest, and another one using your legs as a pillow.   You might be wondering,… Continue reading

Obscure forms of exercise

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I remember exercise.   It’s that thing you do if you can get to a gym. Instead of sweating with 100 other people and fighting over treadmills, this is my exercise regime: Keep the… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #147 Leap&Throb

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Heart throbbing, I leap! Steel jaw verses lightning claws,  ceasing with a “!!!!STOP!!!!“      

Snarky Saturday Meme’s and a Lazy Caturday picture

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Here’s your Caturday picture: Other Brother Coon Cat is a master at the art of being lazy.  It makes me yawn just to look at this picture. For a fair and balanced look… Continue reading

99 Word Prompt: Watched

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February 16, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a watcher. It can be a sentinel like the Watchman formation that overlooks Zion Canyon, or a… Continue reading

Diary of a Not Quite Dingo

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Facebook sent a reminder that I had posted this 3 years ago. It is still just as true today.  Thought I’d RE-POST & share the joy that is the Dingo Mutt newer readers. <_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_> 6:30am SQUEALLLLLLLLLLL!!!!… Continue reading

parasitic icing on the cupcake

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I was up at 4 in the morning to ascertain why Fat White Dog insisted hitting the top of my head with her paw on the down-stroke. OW! Somewhere in the depths of… Continue reading

4-footed surgery #dogs

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I was sweatin’ it yesterday.   Fat White Dog went the vet’s office for tumor removal.   Both tumors were benign, the signs of her discomfort the only reason I chose to put her through… Continue reading

#cat & #dog Tired

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Dog on my pillow Cat on my lap It’s 2 in the morning. I can’t even nap. There’s a name for critter-induced sleeplessness:  Petsomnia. Yes, that IS the best I can do when… Continue reading

If my life were a song title

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It’s 3:00 in the morning.   Yawn. Only 10 minutes ago, the 68 pound Fat White Dog nestled next to me, taking most of the covers with her.   It helps to have a… Continue reading