DOUBLE TROUBLE – THURSDAY SPECIAL

Thursday’s Special: Double


When you have two black Scottish Terriers that you, yourself have trouble telling apart at a quick glance, double is what you see. The two pups together are more obviously different. Gibbs is bigger, longer, and lower. He’s more “doggy” and Bonnie is more “bitchy” which is as it should be. Gibbs is stronger and more gracefully athletic. Bonnie is bouncy, cheerful, the happiest dog in this best of all possible worlds, the Candide of small dogs.

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And then there are the swans and the geese. Both mate for life and you will rarely see one bird without the other nearby.

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27 replies

  1. Love the first picture – so adorable!

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  2. I couldn’t ask for a better entry! I love your pups 🙂 and those Canadian geese.

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  3. I love that shot looking down the stairs! They are the cutest things!

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  4. Your little dogs are so cute. Friend of mine had a Bonnie, also. She was Wheaton and Jocko was black. Adorable little ones.

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  5. Back too many years to admit to, we lived next door to a wonderful couple who had two white terriers. Their names were JBRare and Seltzer Plain. All these years, and I’ve never forgotten their names nor been able to say them without a smile. 🙂

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  6. A nice thought on a day like this.
    Leslie

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  7. i did not realise that geese were the same as swans in that respect.We now have a goose pair near us, so I will have to have a closer look.

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  8. I have a four legged sidekick named Bonnie too. She is my heart’s delight. She hates that I sit here writing instead of taking her for long walks along the river. She watches me with one eye half open. Ready to spring for the door.

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    • It’s remarkable how our little furry friends can look sound asleep, yet if you move, they are up, alert, and ready to go. I swear they can detect a change in our breathing. Either that, or they actually read our minds. I wouldn’t be surprised 🙂 Glad you have a Bonnie too!

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