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I Have a Dog

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    She's pretty sassy. Can't help

    but love those eyes.
    LivviyLove LivviyLove 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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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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    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 3 Responses Feb 7

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    I have a 2 year old mini foxie cross chihuahua.

    He is always full of energy and never listens to my instructions.
    christinaL6 christinaL6 13-15, F 6 days 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

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    Omg experience fam I just taught my dog his

    left from his right paw lmaoo
    7lee7 7lee7 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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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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    My dog Kitto/Pequito.

    He's a Yorkinese & a year & a half. He's my first dog, sorta. I had a Puggle, Jack, who lived w/ my dad, but I never saw b/c I don't really go to his house, but he lives w/ other people now. ):
    njgirll njgirll 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Dogs are really cute.

    don't you think?
    MyDimension MyDimension 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I got my dog when I was 8.

    She was only 10 weeks old. She is now 5 and I have trained her all of her life. Her name is Flora.
    IamSCARED123 IamSCARED123 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I had this dog for some years now,

    we got him after my sister became pregnant but since she was so young my parents did not let her cintinue her pregnancy instead they bought her a dog which soon became the family dog. He cuddles when it storms and so happy to see us when we come home from work/school. He was a...
    sophisticated26 sophisticated26 18-21 1 Response Jul 18

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    LightTheDarkness LightTheDarkness 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Everytime I cough or sneeze my dog runs up to me

    and sniffs the air lol what's that all about
    7lee7 7lee7 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I have a dog, She's a white fluffy samoyed.

    She's very beautiful and she loves me more than anybody else... What I have with her is beautiful!! I honestly never feel so much love with anyone else rather than her :) She's now 2 years old and she's my family... The only one I have left...
    HoneyAndToast HoneyAndToast 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 28

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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 4 Responses Dec 22, 2013

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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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    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 8 Responses May 28

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    He stole a potato from me

    and planted it in my garden. I now have a random potato plant in my flower garden!
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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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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    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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    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 12 Responses Aug 4, 2012

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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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    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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    I just got a shih tzu

    and I already have a poodle. Now there's two special boys in my life ;)
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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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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    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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    My dogs name is Prince

    and he is a black labrador. He's 10 years old, so he's going down hill (health wise). He still thinks he's a puppy though bless him. He has a benign tumour on one of his back legs, it's swollen 6 times it's size so it makes it uncomfortable for him to sit or lie down and even...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Here is my other dog a cane corso,

    pitbull and a boxer mix.
    maddie711 maddie711 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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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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    My Puppy

    Here is a pic of my dog, when he was a puppy. I loved having him like that.
    melican10 melican10 18-21, F 28 Responses Nov 30, 2012

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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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    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 22-25, F 7 Responses a week ago

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    I have 3 dogs a German Shepard

    who I think is slightly tarded because her brain fried during a serious fever when she had parvo, an old border collie mix with hip issues, and a prima doña poodle mix who has a magnetic attraction to fox tails but I love them a lot :)
    sg1989 sg1989 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 13

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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 4 Responses Jul 2

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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'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 14 Responses Jun 9

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    jinnyjaney jinnyjaney 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 9

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    My dog Kitto is a Yorkinese & 1 yr 7 months.

    I had another dog, Jack, before (a Puggle). But he lived w/ my dad (who I don't really see) & my dad gave him away. So this is my first real dog. (:
    girlinNJ girlinNJ 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I got my dog when I was 10

    or 11 years old when she was just 10 weeks. She's 4 and a half now She's a jack Russell Terrier Her name is Crystal or Christie for short.
    DreamingOfSunsets DreamingOfSunsets 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Here is one of my dogs.

    sorry for the blurry. He is a white boxer!!:)
    maddie711 maddie711 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have a chihuahua haha

    and like like 9 years old I think but aww I love him so much
    joseph6472 joseph6472 13-15, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I love my baby so much.

    Shes getting big so fast!
    kymeelogan kymeelogan 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I have 4 months old pomeranian.

    .... and he is quite naughty.... he never listen to me.... I don't understand how to train him...
    hrtbeat hrtbeat 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    OMG STELLA!!!! NOOOOOOO!

    !! She just REALLY ruined that walk for me! We have been stopping at this abandoned house for a few days now. It has a completely fenced in back yard, and some homeless person broke the fence - so it's easy enough to walk though. Since there aren't any signs saying Posted or...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    His name is migalha and is one my best friends.

    It's incredible how an animal who dont speak can help us so much
    monicafixe monicafixe 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I love my dog to death.

    His name is Lucky and he gets on my nerves so much but I can never stay mad at him.
    Yooper117 Yooper117 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Her name is Lady - half Beagle,

    half Shelty and Lady owns this section of our neighborhood, just ask her. Where their is Lady, thereto is our daughter.
    babyStephen babyStephen 66-70, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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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 9 Responses Jun 20

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    And right now she's being an obnoxious brat

    that won't go to bed. I wouldn't care but my dad is a jerk who freaks out at any kind of noise. So then he yells at me when I can do absolutely nothing about her barking. And then he says to let her out of her kennel, which is just a reinforcer and teaches her that she should...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 19

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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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    This is my Jack Russell Terrier,

    Stella. She's amazing in every single way LOL<3 I really hope to one day have a Pit Bull, I love them sosososo much!
    ravenrewind ravenrewind 13-15, F 6 Responses Jun 19

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    I have a bichon frise female puppy named Kiky.

    She is currently 7 months old. She has been with us for 3 months now. She is the cutest puppy ever! My profile picture is Kiky.
    velvetybat velvetybat 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My dog passed away today

    and I've had her for almost 10 years. I can honestly say I've never been this broken hearted. Ive dealt with the death of my father when I was a child but this is kind of different. Idk what to do everything I do around my house results in me crying because everywhere I went my...
    Heathhh95 Heathhh95 18-21, F 11 Responses Dec 24, 2013

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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