Tag Archives: Cody Shoo Bear

Separated at birth?

Congrats to Pekingese Malachy, the little “stump of a dog” who “wobbled” away with top honors at Westminster this year. Someone compared him to an “alien footstool”, but I just see Cody the Shoo Bear when I look at him. … Continue reading

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Pets on Prozac

My cats do very, very bad things. Yes, I know, cats are inherently evil, (Angie sent me this link as proof: http://www.catswhothrowupgrass.com/kill.php) so short of smothering sleeping infants there’s hardly anything a cat can do that would surprise anyone. Maybe that’s why they … Continue reading

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Quality time.

He wasn’t here for very long, but it was oh so nice to have Daniel at home! He headed back to the city today to move into his dorm for summer school, where he will be learning Greek (not the oops-our-country-is-broke … Continue reading

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Why Cody is a bird’s best friend.

People often tell us about their fine “mousers”, cats that keep their owners’ (or, rather staff’s) yards impeccably clear of riff-raff like gophers and mice. We tell them about Cody, who will wait for hours on end bent over a … Continue reading

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Rude Awakening.

So I know it’s not a news flash to say that we have a somewhat animalcentric household, which is a smarty-pants way of saying that they – the dogs, the cats, the bird and the chickens –  have enslaved us. … Continue reading

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Never, never, never, never give up.

Someone told Cody that the chickens would come home to roost, so he headed up a tree in front of the house yesterday morning to wait for them.

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Oh, but before I go…

Wanted you all to see that Cody (aka Shoo Bear, Shoo Shoobie the Shoob, Shoobington) still has not given up. My brother and sister-in-law gave me this lovely egg basket a while back  for my birthday. Guess who claimed it… … Continue reading

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