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I Was Asked to Babysit a Dog

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    I Love Dogs

    Let us get this straight from the start, I love dogs. I grew up with dogs, and so did my kids. Our Black Lab was as much a part of my home as were my kids. (and more then my ex-wife) Back in the mid 90's a friend was going of vacation with her girl friend. She had this small...
    rgpc rgpc 66-70, M 3 Responses May 13, 2012

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    And He Left His Mark!

    About two or three years ago the family up the street kid's asked me and my younger sister to watch their dog while they went on Christmas vacation. Being dog lovers we eagerly agreed. My mother was quite un-happy at the idea, considering we already had three dogs of our own to...
    AlmostRemembered AlmostRemembered 16-17, F Oct 13, 2011

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    We Were Also Asked to Babysit a ''dog''

    My son-in-laws mother gave my daughter and her son a little ''pup'' oooh!!! beautiful,. Then after about three months it was!,  "would you and dad look after Shadow (the pups name) for a while"!?  That was eight months ago!. We wouldn't swap him for the world now...
    welshbabe welshbabe 46-50, F 25 Responses Jul 1, 2009

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    Blondie.

    A little over a year after my grandfather died, my grandmother met another man... at his wife's wake (viewing of her body the night before the funeral).  His wife left behind her beloved dog, Blondie. Well, he was a long haul truck driver and often my grandmother would go...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 1, 2009

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    Hamsters

    i love ahmsters they make me happy
    hamstasrule1111 hamstasrule1111 13-15 Jul 1, 2009

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    Only Once

    Dog sat once and it was the first and last time! It was a large German Sheppard and he was oh so sweet. I felt horrid about locking him in his little cage over night so I figured it wouldn't hurt to have him out. Woke up to find the cute little doggie tried to dig to China via my...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 1, 2009

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    One morning I woke up to my dog right next to me and it was a good feeling. After I got up I was petting my dog (Siberian husky) and I felt blood on my hand and I looked and his...
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    I survived a depression thanks to my dog, it began in 2005, i was only 15, i didn't know what i was going to do, i was not myself, from being a happy always laughing type of girl...
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    This is again when I was young, around 8-10yrs, may be..... My cousin was staying in my grandpa's place and was working somewhere. He should've been in his early 20s. Whenever I...
    tickoo2 tickoo2 36-40, M Aug 30

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    I need to rant. I am currently babysitting, sitting in their kitchen as I type this, and it is ridiculous. So I primarily babysit for 2 families, one Is more of a part time nanny...
    Kat0524 Kat0524 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I had this same experience twice. J already wrote about one of them, when I was 17, but I also had this experience when I was 14. My twin sister was always out at her friends...
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    When i was a kid i had teenage babysitters so when i became a teen i expected not to have babysitters. WRONG! My mom worked or went out most nights and left me with babysitters...
    Cleancut Cleancut 41-45 2 Responses Sep 8

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    I got asked to babysit a teachers step-kids and he said "beware you need to bring a friend with you because they love to tie babysitters up" XD I'm dying of laughter! This will be...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F Aug 25

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    I was 17, and my twin sister was at a volleyball camp. Normally my parents are ok leaving me with my twin sister and my at the time 12 and 8 year old sister, but without her, they...
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    When I was a little girl my cousins had a golden retriever named Bronco, but they never took care of him, they never even fed him so I would take care if him as best I knew how. I...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    I'm 16 and i help to babysit two little girls, 7 and 4. The 7 year old is blonde, and the 4 is a very cute little redhead (like me.) The 4 year old we'll call K, absolutely loves...
    Dsrutherford Dsrutherford 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 25

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    as some off you know I am babysit my friends 4 year old daughter when my friend work today we went to the park to feed the ducks and all was untill we had to go home I told her...
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    And I love him to bits. For years I have been looking at photos of dogs and wished I could one day get the opportunity to own one. From the age of 7 I had been asking dad on a...
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