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It’s all about the licking…

It’s four o’clock, Axel is going to want out….and, mostly, he’ll want dinner. Oh, right…. It hits me over and over again, that Axel isn’t here any longer. Appreciate the many condolences for Axel who may well be the best … Continue reading

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Today

Checked Axel twice this morning, just to make sure he was breathing. For months now, I’ve wondered when it would be time. “Is eating?” the vet’s office would ask. STOP ASKING ME THAT. If you let him, Axel will eat … Continue reading

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Mystery Barking…solved…

Sometimes, even when you call in the professionals, you figure out a problem all on your own. A couple weeks ago Ariel and I took Axel off to the vet. The complaint: Barking. Lots and lots of barking. And we … Continue reading

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Why is this Dog Barking?

Axel the pug is more than a bit crotchety. His joints hurt. His eyes are cumulous. I’ve stopped walking him and half the time I carry him outside to take care of business. Axel is 16 ¾ years old….or, as … Continue reading

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“How Long do They Live?”

“Oh, aren’t they cute!” cries the little neighbor girl. She is not talking and Ariel me. The girl was referring, of course, to Greta and Marlowe, my little Papillon puppies. Their ears are the size of New England states, and … Continue reading

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