running dog
photo credit: cloneofsnake via photopin cc

There were older dogs replete with grey-haired dignity and wire cages teeming with squirming puppies at the adoptapalooza. I was thinking something small that would be a nice house dog. I passed up rows  of larger breeds before I spotted her. She was pure white, bouncing with excitement over all the dogs and people around. I stopped in front of her and . . .

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Author: Virginia DeBolt

Writer and teacher who writes blogs about web education, writing practice, and pop culture.

One thought on “Puppies”

  1. The sheer exuberance of Mitzi as she romped through the yard, ears flopping, tail high, eyes sparkling always brought a smile and a sense of well being to me. Not today though. The news from the vet just an hour ago was too
    sad to be lightened by her antics.

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