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Word Whiz Wednesday #12: Park

February 23, 2011


According to Gus, park is his favorite word to hear on Saturday and Sunday mornings.  The routine is always the same:  wake up, go do it, eat breakfast, watch his parents wash the dishes and then head to the PARK!  Gus wants everyone to know the stomping and whining fits he throws while he’s waiting […]

Hartz Dog Toys

January 8, 2011


According to Gus, Oh My Dog! blog made his holiday season extra special. November and December were lucky months for us.  Not only did we win a Gus portrait ornament and cute pink skull and spoiled charms, we also won 2 Hartz toys from Oh My Dog!.  The package arrived a few days before Christmas, just in […]

Word Whiz Wednesday #7: Raccoon

January 5, 2011


According to Gus, Raccoon is one of his favorite new Christmas toys. After spotting these stuffing-free dog toys all over the blogosphere, we finally gave in and purchased one as a Christmas present for Gus from Bed Bath & Beyond.  It’s not a store we normally shop at for Gus items, but we were enticed with a […]

Word Whiz Wednesday #5: Digby

December 8, 2010


According to Gus, Digby must be played with at least once per day. Gus received Digby as a gift several years ago and LOVES him.  Due to the intense amount of Digby play time, he’s made countless trips to the animal hospital.  During each “surgical procedure”, Gus holds vigil until he’s fully recovered.  The whole […]

Hiding in the Weeds

December 4, 2010


According to Gus, hiding in the weeds during his park walk is fun and mischievous. “Mom, Dad, can you see me?  I’m right here, hiding under these pretty yellow flowers!” Apparently, this section of weeds smelled exceptionally delicious.  We’re sure another dogger had previously walked by and left a little something something behind.  Ummmm…gross. Happy Saturday!  […]

Word Whiz Wednesday #4: Ball

December 1, 2010


According to Gus, ball is a word he can match with all sorts of toys. Like most dogs, Gus’s toy tunnel is filled with balls.  He has a football, basketball, mini tennis ball, and one giant blue ball.  He’s had countless others over the years, but sadly, many were lost after Saturday trips to the […]

2010 Iowa Football

November 27, 2010


According to Gus, the end of the 2010 Iowa Football season couldn’t come fast enough. The past 12 Saturdays were riddled with anxiety as we watched our beloved Hawkeyes play their 2010 season.  Iowa started in the top 10, fell out of after a tough loss, bounced back into the top 10, only to fall […]