Category Archives: Pets

THE PROBLEM WITH BEING TOP DOG

The two dogs don’t think I’m top dog in the family.  They thinks Margo is.  So throughout this week, when fireworks go off, they ignore me me and slink straight for Margo’s circle of imagined protection. I’m sure Margo is … Continue reading

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A QUICK, HOT TRIP TO SUMNER LAKE, NM

I think we’ve had a whole month of above 100 temperatures.  It was driving us snarky so we thought to get away from the heat.  We packed up the 5th wheel on Monday and headed toward Sumner Lake, maybe 4-5 … Continue reading

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HOW DID OUR LONG TRIP WITH DOGS GO?

Gotta be honest.  Traveling and living in a 5er with dogs was less than perfect. Each work morning I took them on a long walk on the beach, and they rewarded me with the opportunity to carry heavy poop bags. … Continue reading

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TRAINING A DOG FOR HIKING AND TRAVEL

We love dogs and don’t ever see ourselves dogless.  HappyDog recently celebrated her 8th birthday.  DotDog follows at seven.  They are starting to get tired when we hike and get stiff after resting.  It works out well for us because … Continue reading

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RECENT VISITS TO THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS

With the house finished and the move to the Basin stretched out I have gone to the mountain again and again.  Each time I turn onto Bailey Canyon Road and each time am awarded the prime hang out spot.  It … Continue reading

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HOT DOG CONUNDRUM

I only eat, at the most, two hot dogs at a meal.  Whatever shall I do with this third hot dog?

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SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 21, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. Awful, awful night’s sleep. Could not turn off my brain. At 4:10am I wondered if I should just get up. It’s really irritating to hear Margo softly snoring. … Continue reading

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