Yukon searches for a friend

A Homeward Bound alumna visited today. Yukon, originally “Marie”, came back to look for a new friend. We thought Ryder would be a good match for her but it didn’t quite work out. I told Ryder that a Great Pyrenees wanted to meet him. But I think Yukon overheard him respond, “Yeah, what’s so great about her?” She met a few other dogs, and was polite and all, but she didn’t show much interest in any of them. Once we ran out of suitable suitors for Yukon, I decided to play along shot and went home to get Monty. You…

Monty & Scrappy

I was out in the back with Scrappy and Lilly this evening. I took some shots with the camera. Tried to get Lilly to stop posing like a goof when I had her next to Scrappy. No luck. I suddenly decided to introduce Scrappy and the new boy, Monty. I’m normally reluctant to do a dog intro by myself but I felt okay about this one. Scrappy is pretty safe in such situations but I chose not to include Lilly. She can wait until tomorrow. I returned both Scrappy and Lilly and out them behind a barrier. Then I ushered…

Montgomery (Monty Python)

Monty is a stray that was picked up in Bakersfield. He arrived at HB on Saturday, April 1. We thought he was too frightened to brave the noisy kennels so I took him home. We didn’t have a kennel for him anyway so he had to go somewhere. He’s a very sweet boy with the unseemly habit of lifting his leg in the house. He goes to the vet tomorrow morning so Dr. Codde can rearrange his manly parts. I’m hoping that will fix his desire to mark where he has been.