I met Phoenix on an April evening in 1990 at my friends' Jack and Linda's house. He ran from under the TV, straight across the living room, up my lap and chest to my shoulder where he nestled and purred ... LOUDLY. Jack and Linda had 5 cats at the time, and because I'd never seen this one before, I immediately asked 'is this little guy available for adoption?' "Yes" came the … [Read more...]
As a child-free person, I'm a pet-mommy. Check out my pets' exploits in this section. I have the most well-traveled pets on the planet.
Jasper, our 16 month old Chocolate labrador puppy will do ANYthing to play ball, including drop his tennis ball in the hot tub when under maintenance (yes, the foam is NOT something we like -- but a result of those who weared 'washed' bathing suits. :-) … [Read more...]
Jasper, our 16-month old chocolate labrador puppy loves our new pool table. See how much he loves to play pool in the video below. … [Read more...]
Ed and I were just returning from an hour-long hike around the campground at Tucson Mountain Park when we encountered a narrow wash thick with cacti and mesquite trees. I would have gladly retraced our steps to take a less prickly route back - but 'never-late-for-lunch-Ed' persisted on taking the shortcut. I was watching my footing carefully as we descended down the rocky bank and when I … [Read more...]
I think I'm still in shock. Yesterday I bought another RV. That wouldn't seem so absurd, until you realize that it's our 3rd RV in under 2 years. We started with the T@B which we positively LOVED. But then we got Jasper - our chocolate Labrador puppy - and moved up to a 23 foot Trail Cruiser. Well, my puppy (which was supposedly the runt of the litter) has grown into a MASSIVE dog … [Read more...]