Category Archives: Dog Bob

Sunny mornings and smooth sailing

It’s great having a dog again. Since Sunny, our great Pyrenees rescue, joined the family about 6 months ago, I’ve realized how much I missed having a dog, especially the morning walks. I bolt out of bed at 6:30 pretty … Continue reading

Posted in Dog Bob | Leave a comment

WTF is that atop the refrigerator?

That silver tray. Next to the fabulous Ricardo Cate’ artwork. A closer look reveals … a beatific rack of ribs, bristling with spices. Yup. Ribs above the fridge. WTF?  Well. This. We again have a creature capable of looking our … Continue reading

Posted in Art Bob, Assorted Bob, Dog Bob | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on WTF is that atop the refrigerator?

Big dog, big fan

As the temperatures rise, it didn’t take Sunshine long to figure out how to stay cool …

Posted in Assorted Bob, Dog Bob | Tagged | Comments Off on Big dog, big fan

Sunshine wearing shades during laser treatment …

When we adopted Sunshine, we were told she was getting laser treatments to help with her aging hips and joints. I’d never heard of this, but after doing a bit of research decided to continue with it. The first treatment … Continue reading

Posted in Dog Bob | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Sunshine wearing shades during laser treatment …

Getting back in step by going to the dogs

There are a lot of great reasons to own a dog. But one of the best is that it keeps me active. Want proof? This is from the pedometer on my iPhone. Notice how my step counts drop precipitously after … Continue reading

Posted in Assorted Bob, Dog Bob, Fitness Bob | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Getting back in step by going to the dogs

A tenuous truce …

Posted in Dog Bob | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on A tenuous truce …

Moby-Dog; or, The Pyrenees

Posted in Dog Bob, Movie Bob | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Moby-Dog; or, The Pyrenees

Here comes Sunshine

Wake of the flood, laughing water, forty-nine Get out the pans, don’t just stand there dreaming Get out the way, get out the way Here comes sunshine Here comes sunshine — Hunter/Garcia, Here Comes Sunshine, 1973 Ozzy’s death hit me … Continue reading

Posted in Dog Bob | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Toby the corgi puppy

I’m still reeling from the loss of Ozzy, but this little guy’s visit during the Thanksgiving holiday helped somewhat. Toby is a corgi puppy, about 9 weeks old, who was visiting with our friends from Tennessee. It was great to … Continue reading

Posted in Assorted Bob, Dog Bob | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Toby the corgi puppy

Ozzy, 2002-2016

He was a good dog. No, really. A great dog. The last time I sat with tears soaking my keyboard like this, I was writing about the demise of Gilligan, the black-and-tan coonhound from hell. But Ozzy was different. When … Continue reading

Posted in Assorted Bob, Dog Bob, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments