Monthly Archives: October 2012

Thus Endeth Tuffy

I’m at World Fantasy Convention in Toronto Canada right now, so without further ado I give you the resolution of Bella’s Epic Struggle with the Toy Bat. Thus endeth Tuffy the bat.

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Oh Bats!

Bella has a toy bat just in time for Halloween. (as always, click on images for larger sizes.) This is Tuffy, from (Crock Pot shown for scale–and because I’m lazy. Amusingly, the company calls it “Bella the Bat” but … Continue reading

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I think I just invented a drink… The attempt was to take the basic Hirshfield or “Tootsie Roll” and see if I could make it more… spicy. So I tried adding some cinnamon whiskey and a touch of cayenne and … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Bull in the city:
Many moons ago when I envisioned owning a dog I dreamed of taking my fictional dog to offleash parks for endless romps, lots of play-dates and generally a lot of problem and stress free dog-dog…

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I Want Your…

Mailing address: 9 of the Halloween ducks went off in the mail today. Still waiting for addresses for the other 3. If you’re a duck winner, contact me!

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Hurray for Pitties!

Just a reminder: Tomorrow is National Pit Bull Awareness Day! Hug your stubby dog. I do.

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Halloween Treats for You!

All right. Ready for Halloween? I am. Because I will be traveling to Toronto for the World Fantasy Convention, I won’t be home to give away treats, however I do have a little something for online visitors…. (click photo to … Continue reading

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Bella likes treats so I got her some tasty Halloween biscuits. The orange ones are cheese flavored, the black ones are liver and charcoal–which she adores and keeps her breath fresh. Win for both of us! Here is Bella waiting … Continue reading

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Who Wears the Pants?

I think I can say definitively that it’s not me or Mr. Kat. But to wear pants in this family, it’s apparently necessary to rip a hole in the leg first and stick your head in. Then wriggle around until … Continue reading

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Because I can’t seem to manage anything today, I have pirated the Daily Dog from pugslife:

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Boaty Badasses and Bella

Two of these serious-grade badasses sporting the company’s initials on the sides came out of the marina today, powered up, goosed their sirens, and scared the almighty yip out of Bella during our morning walk. She jumped, ran, and yanked … Continue reading

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This has been a rather strange week, thus far, which is why Daily Dog and other posts have been a bit erratic. I’ll tell you more about it, eventually, but there are still some things to manage today that will … Continue reading

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