Monthly Archives: February 2012

worth 1,000 words?


We have no news to report from Silver City, except that Max is healing really well.  He’s up to his old tricks – bringing me the errant sock, my slippers or shoes (one by one), and the occasional toy as … Continue reading

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An afternoon at the dog park…


Much to my surprise, we woke this morning to about 2″ of snow on the ground!  There’s a rain barrel outside my kitchen window and the water on the top of it was frozen…   I knew Max would like to … Continue reading

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Update on the patient


After yesterday’s positive dog park experience, I was really looking forward to our training session today – and it was a really good one. Gail is almost as good as our great trainer back in Maine, Diana Logan of Pet … Continue reading

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Sunday at the dog park… and more


Sunday afternoon, Silver City.  After yesterday’s gorgeous 64° welcome, it was a bit of a shock to wake up to low 30s and tiny hail this morning. For most of the day the sun comes out, the sun goes in, … Continue reading

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Ah, Silver City…


We made it safely to Silver City this afternoon, and are settled in.  We’re staying in the same little adobe we had last year for two weeks, and it truly felt like we had come home! It was wonderful to … Continue reading

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The gypsy mojo…


…is back. Yesterday I wrote that this trip felt different from last year’s since Max had his accident.  I said I was focused on getting from Point A to Point B and letting him rest as much as possible to … Continue reading

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The Land of Enchantment…


We made it out of Texas today and I never even saw a “Welcome to New Mexico” sign.  I guess if you aren’t driving on the major interstates like I-40 you don’t get the big welcome! Just about when I … Continue reading

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