Posted by: Nathan | September 4, 2007

Lucy

lucy01.jpgLast Friday, J and I drove the two hours north to Cheyenne, WY to meet our breeder and pick up our first puppy. For me, it’s my first dog ever; J’s grown up with canines. We looked over the three pups (you may remember them) and took home Lucy. I think we ended up going with the one Jason and J’s sister wanted; she was the calmest, the most interested in people, and the most cuddly.

Since then, life’s been very different! Having a dog is an amazing combination of joy and frustration. Lucy is very intelligent: she already knows “come” (and to ignore it), “let’s go” for walks, and she’s starting to pick up “sit.” As for potty training, there have been a few accidents (as expected), but she usually goes outside, which is a blessing. Hopefully, we’ll help her improve in that department before long. She wakes us up once or twice a night, and that’s been a little hard on me and J; however, puppies are only as good as you train them to be, and we’re working on it.

And now, without further delay, what you really want to see in this post: lots of cute pictures!

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Lu with her blanky.

 

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She loves tummy rubs.

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So ferocious.

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With J (alias: “Mom.” Yeah, I’m one of those people now).

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Attacking Kanga.

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In her special spot (doublespeak for “pen”) with another chew toy.

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More confident by the day.

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Responses

  1. She’s tiny! She’s also very cute.

  2. Thanks for the pics! My favorites are the tummy rub and ferocious. Looks like a GREAT new kid you have there.

  3. Oh, Nathan. So cute. I hope you and your little pup are having lots of fun. I hope Jen doesn’t burst with all the happiness. Hope to meet her someday!


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