Tuesday, November 23, 2010

what? ... leave the barn?

I didn't know that doing the thing the people call "Sit" and taking treats out of their hands and being next to dogs without playing humpty dump was so important. I thought it was what I was supposed to do to make everyone like me. So I worked on it real hard.

I even learned how to hold my pee until we go outside since it seemed to make Nice Lady so happy when I did that. It was work, but I concentrated real hard on that and she showed me a special bush that I think about and squeeze while I wait for her to take me outside.

But now that I can do all these things, they want me to leave ... Ugh! They said that I'm ready to live in a house and be a "real dog" and learn what real dogs learn in the houses. I don't even know what a house is!

Maybe I should pretend that I don't know the new things so I don't have to move again? The people said not to worry - that no one had asked for me yet, but someday, somebody wonderful was going to find me and then I could finally start my life. This all sounds very exciting but scary. Who are the new people? Are they looking for me now? Will there be a special bush at the new place to pee on and food to eat? It's almost more than I can think about, so I'm going to go take a nap.

4 comments:

  1. Oh my friend Chunk! You're almost ready! Don't worry. If you're lucky, there will be many, many bushes for you (and special people too).

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  2. Oh, sweet boy! Believe me, there are people thinking about you all over. You're going to be a superstar at being "a real dog!" And Nice Lady wouldn't let you go somewhere where there wasn't a special bush for you to call your own. No worries, buddy. It's gonna turn out just fine.

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  3. Donna,

    I still want this dog. Bad.


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