Rules to Live By: If it feels good, do it. This applies to demanding snuggles, walks, and play time. Also to having accidents on the carpet at will and with no warning. Like I am not even standing right there.
Arrival Day: 4/19
Nicknames: Tuna, Tunafish, Fishy, Ba-doonia
Likes: Snuggling any time and any place and with anything, biting Meatball's armpits, stealing bullysticks from the other dogs, licking Meaty and Harriet, Animal Planet
Pet Peeves: The vacuum cleaner, trash bags, the word "no", dogs on tv, Animal Planet (where she can't attack the dogs on tv)
Favorite Toy: An old deer antler
Favorite Quirk: Her extra-long tongue that is always hanging out of her mouth (see picture)
Rules to Live By: To protect and defend (and get lots of belly rubs). He looks a lot scarier than he is.
Birthday Day: 5/23/07
Nicknames: Meaty-B, Meaty Dog, Dr. Dog
Likes: Belly rubs, sitting on laps (all 115lbs. of him), playing with his little sisters, chasing squirrels up trees, Animal Planet
Pet Peeves: Mom and dad going to work, people walking on the sidewalk in front of our house, being forcibly humped by any other dog
Favorite Toy: Black bear
Favorite Quirk: His one brown eye patch
Rules to Live By: Never back down. It isn't the size of the dog in the fight, but the fight in the dog.
Arrival Day: 12/17/?
Nicknames: Hattie, Hattiecakes, Cakers, Honeybear (doesn't she look like one?), Clea-Hatra, Hat-a-lyn
Likes: Chasing airplanes out of our backyard, belly rubs, headbutting Petunia, Animal Planet
Pet Peeves: Being forced to snuggle when it isn't her idea, when the sliding glass door is closed and she can't go outside hen she wants, cats, an empty food bowl
Favorite Toy: Pink dog
Favorite Quirk: Her crooked smile