Tag Archives: My Family

The New Dog Adventures, Part 1

It’s been just over 5 months since we moved here from Austin, and of course much has happened in that time.  The most salient event to this entry is that Copper got lonely. In Austin, we lived in a duplex … Continue reading

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Austin in Austin

I know I haven’t blogged in a while.  In my defense, I’ve started several blog topics but haven’t finished them yet for one reason or another, and I’ve also been consumed with some pretty exciting life event stuff which I … Continue reading

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Meet Copper

I first met Copper at my partner’s and my first date.  Of course I noticed the dog first, and thought he was just about the cutest thing I’d ever seen.  It was only several seconds later that I remembered that … Continue reading

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Meet Witchie

Witchie is the only animal in this house who has never known hardship or deprivation.  Born to a cat who was owned by a friend of my partner’s, she was given to him when she was a young adult, and … Continue reading

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Meet Lola

Lola is my one and only family member who started off as a foster and ended up being adopted.  She came to me because she had been adopted and returned to Austin Pets Alive four times in two years, and … Continue reading

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Meet Ernie

Ernie, just… you know… hanging around. Ernie is a 13 year old Bronze Winged Pionus who came to me in August 2010.  He’s the only bird I’ve gotten who kept his old name, because he came from a family who … Continue reading

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Meet Zuma

Zuma, playing it coy. Zuma is a 18 year old Brown Headed Parrot who came to me in May 2010.  He was in pretty bad shape when I picked him up: so hypocalcaemic that he had a neurological twitch and … Continue reading

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