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I Have a Dog

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    My friend, my confident,

    my son, my tail wagging best buddy! 
    lovinthejourney lovinthejourney 51-55, M Aug 11

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    I Have A Dog

    I have 2 dogs that I use for work as I am a k9 security officer I love my dogs and treat then like they are human they are very loyal and loving towards me if anyone was to hurt me or try to hurt me at work they would definitely bite the person
    Barraman Barraman 46-50, M 6 Responses Apr 9, 2013

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    I have 9 Saint Bernards,

    but out of all of them, only one is truly mine. I named him after my favorite actor, Sam Elliot. Ii remember picking him up from the airport and as soon as I saw him, I fell in love. Eli is not just a dog to me. He saved my life. I was in a horrible relationship and I felt so...
    Stringcheese Stringcheese 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    My Best Friend Twinkie ❤

    It had been one year since my dad had died and on his birthday my family and I decided to go to the shelter to get me a dog. I was excited because I've always loved dogs and couldn't wait to see what was going to happen. I walked down all the rows looking at each dog trying to...
    Hamyamyak Hamyamyak 18-21, F 22 Responses Nov 21, 2013

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    This Could Only Happen To Me

    My son calls this "the funniest thing he will ever see in his whole life". Of course, it is something stupid I did. My 2-yr old, 100 lb "puppy" has developed a nasty habit of running between people's legs as they descend the stairs from our second floor to the first floor. He...
    geetar39 geetar39 46-50, M 44 Responses Oct 13, 2012

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    The Hot Dog Test And Some Sappy Stuff

    Well my puppy graduated from puppy training class. He is a golden retriever. If any of you have one you know how crazy mad they are about food. His final test was kinda simple but, of all the dogs in the class, mine was going to have the toughest time. The instructor came over...
    geetar39 geetar39 46-50, M 21 Responses Mar 3, 2011

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    Okay! I love my two dogs.

    One is a Yorkshire Terrier (Purebreed) another is a Lab Plot Hound mix. Why does it seem that they only do bad things in my room. I babysit them when my mother is at work you see, usually I'm still in bed when she leaves. They come up the stairs and will come lay in my bed with...
    ToTo3000 ToTo3000 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    jinnyjaney jinnyjaney 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 9

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    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 25

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    I'm fairly certain that no one will ever love

    me quite deeply like my dog.
    milesfromyou milesfromyou 31-35 1 Response 2 days ago

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    What Pets Write In Their Diaries

    Excerpts from a Dog's Diary... 8:00 am - Dog food! My favorite thing! 9:30 am - A car ride! My favorite thing! 9:40 am - A walk in the park! My favorite thing! 10:30 am - Got rubbed and petted! My favorite thing! 12:00 pm - Lunch! My favorite thing! 1:00 pm - Played in the yard...
    sharossody sharossody 70+, F 15 Responses Dec 17, 2011

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    I have two dogs. I have a Morky (Maltese

    and yorkie mix). She is a sweetheart, so friendly. And a pure chihuahua. He is timid but very loving. I had a large, 85lb German shepherd, husky, lab mix. She was an amazing dog; she was my first dog. We got her when she was a few weeks old when I was 9. She lived a nice long...
    Mrmysterio13 Mrmysterio13 22-25, M 5 Responses Dec 22, 2013

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    Whenever I take my dog to the dog park,

    sometimes I wonder if he's of of the cool kids or a nerd
    shymic shymic 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    My dog tucker is a Golden Retriever

    and he has always loved me since I got him as a pup. He is a great dog and very smart but loves to steal some socks.
    pizzaboy213 pizzaboy213 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 7

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    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    kevenSD kevenSD 16-17, M 7 Responses May 26

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    Here is my other dog a cane corso,

    pitbull and a boxer mix.
    maddie711 maddie711 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 25

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    She is a 14 year old golden retriever.

    My husband wants to put her down because her hips are starting to give some trouble and just the other day she broke a blood vessel in her ear. I don't think it's time yet. But when do you know it is time? Very hard decision.
    fedup9742 fedup9742 31-35, F 7 Responses Aug 11

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    Three year old miracle girl found alive

    after 11 days in Siberian taiga - thanks to her puppy: Her dog saved her by caring for Karina for nine days then returning home and guiding rescuers to her. Details are emerging today of the heroic rescue of the girl in the remote Sakha Republic, thanks to her loyal and loving...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    2 Dogs

    I have 2 dogs. They both are so sweet and loveable! I love them to death. In the morning the will lick you to show there love for you. The will sit on your lap sometimes and or lay next to you.they will try to get love from you all the time. My dogs will also try to get you to...
    sexygirl1536 sexygirl1536 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    Words From a New Dog Owner

    I adopted a dog last week and boy, I never knew how much of a sloth I had become. I live in a condo in an urban area, so I don't have the luxury of letting my dog run outside in a yard whenever she wants. I've got to strap on a leash and walk her to the nearest park... about 4...
    jercesimpson jercesimpson 46-50 35 Responses Jun 9, 2008

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    Dogs Don't Have To Learn This

    I have often read, "live in the now" I have read it so often it has become a cliche, lost it's meaning for me. I read something else yesterday. It is a passage in some AA literature. Yes, I am an alcoholic and I do AA meetings-I'm also sober, thank God. But that's another story...
    Cilla37 Cilla37 36-40, F 13 Responses Aug 4, 2012

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    ✏️ If he doesn't want me to tickle his

    little paw pads, he shouldn't leave them out. :)
    andthislittlepiggy andthislittlepiggy 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 2

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    My puppy Lolita is a white german shepherd,

    and she brings so much joy I cannot
    isuckatthisstuff isuckatthisstuff 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Two doggies actually.

    ..hobbie and lucky...hobbie is the white one weighing close to 200 lbs...lucky weighs about 110...love both of them, theyre my life 😄
    jbp20 jbp20 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I've decided that my niece

    and my new dog are soulmates. They have the same energy levels, the same inquisitiveness, and the same stubbornness. They also love each other to pieces. They're the same age. My dog is 6 in dog years. My niece is 6 in human years. Today was my day off and I got a call from...
    ARestlessSoul ARestlessSoul 26-30 2 Responses Aug 18

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    I need some help. I have a puppy

    who is just crazy as hell. He constantly bites me to the point where I bleed and he rips up and chews on my clothes. I can't even sit there with him and cuddle because he would scratch up/bite my face and naw on my hair. He has learned to jump up on the couch and try to destroy...
    Thinsomniac Thinsomniac 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 2

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    butterflysplurge123 butterflysplurge123 18-21, F 8 Responses Aug 7

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    Door bells should be made illegal in

    commercials......Pet owners know what I’m talking about.......
    LoneRider72 LoneRider72 36-40, M 8 Responses Jun 20

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    SuperLizLoves SuperLizLoves 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 2

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    He is just a puppy. His name is Hunny Bear,

    and he is an Akita/lab/German shepherd/border collie mix.
    wolvesandspirits wolvesandspirits 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    I probably love my dog too much.

    He's a one-year-old bluenose APBT, and he's probably too smart for his own good. I get a lot of dirty looks from people when I walk him (usually from the people with their little ankle-biters) and it bothers me that people are stupid and think that Pitbulls are bloodthirsty...
    jledoux0690 jledoux0690 18-21, M 9 Responses Jul 20

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    My husband and I rescued a German Shepherd mix

    about 6 months ago. She's now 11 months old and 55 pounds of adorable loving energy. I wasn't sure about us getting a dog that soon as we had just got our own place so finances were on my mind. Thankfully we could make it work so we drove an hour away to pick her up. She was...
    SomniumProeliator SomniumProeliator 22-25, F 9 Responses May 28

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    This is Lexus :) I also have a German Shepard

    but I don't have a picture of them together
    cotygal123 cotygal123 13-15, F 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    No matter how tough of a day I've had our dog

    is always at the door to greet me, tail wagging and jumping around kind of excited. Isn't unconditional love grand?
    LivefortheWeekend LivefortheWeekend 46-50, M 9 Responses May 28

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    I was walking my dog today he's a yorkie cross,

    I needed to get something in asda so thought I'd quickly pop in to buy it, I left my dog tied up outside he sat down waiting for me, next I hear the lady on the microphone saying that a small dog was running around the store and the security man had hold of him. He had bitten...
    ShazzaR24 ShazzaR24 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    I have an American Bulldog

    who loves attention if i am busy with work and not home as much as usual she gets moody with me and has to have a paw touching my leg or hand most of the time.
    Brok3nSoul Brok3nSoul 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Harley's a Rottweiler/Bullmastiff mix,

    130lbs and a mama's boy
    ccamogal1120 ccamogal1120 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    My dog is the cutest creature in the world!

    His name is Charlie & he's a maltipoo-yorkie.
    mikk97 mikk97 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Yayyyyyy we have a new dog!

    !!! He's called winter and he's a golden doodle:D
    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I recently adopted my new problem child: a

    stubborn Siberian husky named Sasha. She's a lot of work, but she gets my fat, lazy butt out of the house. She's my personal-trainer-on-a-budget.
    ARestlessSoul ARestlessSoul 26-30 4 Responses Aug 10

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    You Can't Make This Stuff Up

    You just can't make this stuff up. The other day my wife had gotten a bit "fancied up" to go out and have lunch with several other retired teachers when she decided she'd feed the dogs before she left. Next thing I hear is, "Damn", and I look up and see her standing in the...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 13 Responses Aug 16, 2012

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    My little companion! She only listens to me

    and follows me EVERYWHERE and if she can't follow me, she waits at the door (that included bathroom 0-0 ) but I love her so much!!!
    CodyWolf777 CodyWolf777 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 5

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    His name is Duke he is an Asian pit bull he is

    the best dog ever its awesome because he is so big and he thinks he is little so he will go sit on your lap and he also thinks he is a human he tries to take up the whole bed and use the pillow and stretches out and takes the blankets. Duke is amazing best dog i ever had!
    lbell416 lbell416 13-15, M 3 Responses Jun 8

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    Just gave my stubborn,

    and smelly dog a bath :)
    rottenroses rottenroses 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 1

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    I actually have anyway between 8-12 at a time!

    I love dogs so much! All sizes but I prefer bigger dogs.
    dirtyharry1845 dirtyharry1845 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 11

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    http://youtu.be/v1SFEGAbZQw.

    Check out my puppy's YouTube channel!!! :-)
    Howlingsoulofthewolf Howlingsoulofthewolf 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    My Dog Saved My Life

    Wyatt is a medium sized dog.  He is a black and white mixed breed.  I adopted him from a shelter when he was a puppy.  Groomers and vets have told me they suspect he is part schnauzer and part terrier.  He loves to eat any kind of food that comes from a noisy...
    TexasGirlieGirl TexasGirlieGirl 26-30, F 103 Responses Feb 23, 2007

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    spiritualape spiritualape 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Took my little imp to the vet today.

    She had a pretty rough time but she's a brave girl just like her owner :)
    nemophilist8 nemophilist8 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 2

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    I'm trying to keep it together

    as she will probably be put down later this week. My best friend, unconditional love. Coming down from my meds isn't helping me with this situation either. I love animals, but can't get another, as I can't bear to go through this again.
    pieceofmind127 pieceofmind127 36-40, F 15 Responses Jun 9

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    Wow.....FYI........Many of you will be pleased

    to know that they now have gluten free dog food.........so now your dog can be a trendy ******* too...........
    LoneRider72 LoneRider72 36-40, M 5 Responses Aug 7

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    I hope he can understand how much I love him.

    He looks prissy but he's not! He's a sweetheart
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I've had pitbulls my whole life,

    never once been bitten or attacked. I know the breed can be violent, but so can any breed. My cousins pit was attacked and killed by a golden retriever, but no one ever thinks about it being the other way around. Pitbulls are powerful, and if you're not prepared to train it...
    jledoux0690 jledoux0690 18-21, M 6 Responses Apr 12