[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 488: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/bbcode.php on line 112: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is no longer supported, use preg_replace_callback instead
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4762: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3897)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4764: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3897)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4765: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3897)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions.php on line 4766: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at [ROOT]/includes/functions.php:3897)
rustedtusks.com • View topic - Farewell old chum.

rustedtusks.com

The SLOP Forum
It is currently Sun Jun 23, 2024 7:27 am

All times are UTC




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Sat Mar 06, 2010 2:17 am 
Offline
Dirty Ol' Man
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:02 pm
Posts: 574
Location: On the buckle of the bible belt
I should have seen it coming. He was having difficulty walking, and had lost his appetite.

Tuesday, Feb 22nd, my big old dog Boofers fell down and couldn't get back up.
The vet came out to the house and took care of it.

He's been with me for almost 10 years and I really do miss the big old goofball.
165 lbs of rottie that thought he was a lap dog.

So Wednesday, Mar 3rd, one of my customers walks into the store, "Jack told me about Boofers. We just rescued a rottie puppy running around out on the highway, he's yours if you want him." I walked outside to the truck. Love at first sight. How could I say no?

We've named him Sparky in honor of the dog my parents had when they adopted me.

Uncle.

_________________
Emoticons are the wheelchair ramps for the humor impaired.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Sun Mar 07, 2010 3:10 pm 
Offline
UnderDog
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 3:17 pm
Posts: 397
Location: In the rural Southeast
And the Wheel turns yet again.

--lj

_________________
Sometimes I wonder what tomorrow's gonna bring
When I think about my dirty life and times.
---Warren Zevon


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Mon Mar 08, 2010 6:07 pm 
Offline
Preternaturalist
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 12:12 am
Posts: 400
Location: Austin
Awwww.....damn.... My condolences on the loss of Boofers...

When I was a kid, I always imagined that when I got older, I'd handle the death of my pets more easily, because it seemed to me that's the way it happened with my parents.... It turns out,...I was just fooling myself... They just hid it well for my sake,...and losing friends like that just gets harder and harder...

I'm so glad Sparky turned up in your life, though... Like Littlejohn said, the wheel has a way of turning 'round again...

Blessings to ya!

Jadugara ^_^


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Mon Mar 15, 2010 12:18 pm 
Offline
Dirty Ol' Man
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:02 pm
Posts: 574
Location: On the buckle of the bible belt

_________________
Emoticons are the wheelchair ramps for the humor impaired.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Wed Mar 17, 2010 8:28 pm 
Offline
Preternaturalist
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 12:12 am
Posts: 400
Location: Austin
Heh! I wonder what his deal is with the kitchen? That's hilarious!

Most kitchens have tiles, so maybe the tiles weird him out enough that he thinks it's the "wrong" place to be...

I knew a dog once that hated having to maneuver around on the slippery kitchen tiles, and avoided them at all cost, but only when it was time to go eat or drink... Apparently he busted his ass really good several times running to his food dish when he was young, so now, any time he goes to get food or water (but not any other time he galumphs through the kitchen), he very carefully and slowly walks over to his bowls (literally looks like concentrated slow motion), like he's afraid he'll take another nose dive any second! It's like he doesn't associate his past clumsiness and reckless speed with the crashes, but instead imagines there's some wily "food and water god" waiting to punish him for being to hasty when he goes for "nom-noms"...

Jadugara ^_^


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Wed Mar 17, 2010 9:26 pm 
Offline
Dirty Ol' Man
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:02 pm
Posts: 574
Location: On the buckle of the bible belt

_________________
Emoticons are the wheelchair ramps for the humor impaired.


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Farewell old chum.
PostPosted: Wed Mar 17, 2010 10:50 pm 
Offline
UnderDog
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 3:17 pm
Posts: 397
Location: In the rural Southeast
Well, if we don't kill him first, our youngest will be a year old in May. It's easy to forget that a hundred and five pound puppy is still a puppy, until you watch him operate. Total pupster. Totally destructive and totally innocent. Counter surfs with all four feet on the floor, too. And I can't mousetrap him, the traps would hurt the cats. He stops on command, but doesn't see anything wrong with thre practice. The Border rats him out when she sees him though. When we hear her 'correction' bark, we go stop him from whatever he's gotten into. She's beginning to slow a bit though. After several hundred bux over at the U vet school, she doesn't have a cancer or Cushing's or several other nasty problems. But she does have a large liver and pees a lot. Probably both from advanced age. When she Leaves, we will consider a rescue instead of a puppy. Nothing is more destructive than a Border Collie puppy.

_________________
Sometimes I wonder what tomorrow's gonna bring
When I think about my dirty life and times.
---Warren Zevon


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 

All times are UTC


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
POWERED_BY
Localized by MaĆ«l Soucaze © 2010 phpBB.fr