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#1 Anda


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Posted 21 October 2007 - 06:47 PM

Today Ouzo is 2 years old! I can't belive how quick time passes and what a grown-up (looking) dog I have! I was hoping to wake up this morning and find that suddently he'd mature over night. Ohhh, well, guess it's going to take my goofy funny boy another few years before he grows a few more brain cells :rolleyes: Just as I type he's in the bedroom, killing an empty carboard box of Mike's Hard Lemonade in the middle of my bed :D There's no better present than the box it came for *for his mommy*.

The last year has been a year of growth for both of us. This fall we started both agility and herding, and he's proven he's good at both, although if he could get some sheep to walk in front of him on the A-Frame and the dog walk, I swear he would enjoy agility even more :D

Exactly like on his first birthday, we woke up this morning to find the first snow of the season!

"Thank you for my present, mom, I love snow!"

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Since it was snowing hard this morning (by now it's all melted), and I didn't feel like driving to Petsmart, according to our plan, so he can pick up toys (we'll go tomorrow), this is what my dog did on his birthday.

Can we go outside? Can we go outside? Please? Listen, can we go outside? Look, I brought my frisbee, so let's go outside, ok?!

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Napping sounds good, too!

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Caught in the act!

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It's what today? My birthday?

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Really? My second one? Wow.... I don't even remember my first one, must have been a great one!

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More pics to follow

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 06:55 PM

Few more pics taken in the last week or so


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This was taken yesterday afternoon, and now everything is covered in snow!

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Yesterday, too

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Log Pose -last weekend:

Uhhh... remind me again, why am I standing on this log?!
And are you going to do something about that ball you've been keeping prisoner for...say... 20 seconds, you realize that's an unbearable ETERNITY for me?!?!!??!

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For Ouzo, balls are serious business.

Do I look like I'm kidding?! Throw that damn thing already before I dry out!!!

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I will post a separate thread with pictures from Ouzo's herding training.

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:01 PM

But now, for some baby pictures - it was clear I had to dig them out, you knew that, right?

2 months old - first day in our house:

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Little monkey, or litlle devil? Well, both! (This is the monkey whose hand and tail he ate about a month later)

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Clasic Ouzo expression

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I'm not bitting the couch! I'm not touching it, see, no touching! (he still does the same thing now)

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Showing his modeling skills at a very young age:

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Ohhh, how my puppy has grown!

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:08 PM

Aw, happy birthday to Ouzo. He's handsome as ever!

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:09 PM

Yay! Happy Birthday, Ouzo! He is such a handsome boy, I love the baby Ouzo.

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:10 PM

Happy 2nd Birthday Ouzo!!! :rolleyes:

Wow snow already, we are turning wintery over here but we don't get snow usually here for ages, sometimes not until February. At least not around my area, they get more snow up North.

Gorgeous pic's Anda, i love tilting head Ouzo. We should have a tilting head thread. They look so cute when they do that don't they. :D

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:11 PM

Happy Birthday, Ouzo!! You learned at a young age how to work the facial expressions!



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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:17 PM

Happy Birthday Ouzo!! Such a grown up boy! And he almost shares *someone* else's birthday.... :rolleyes:

And just remember, anything that you chew/slobber on/destroy today won't get you in trouble! After all, who can get mad at such a handsome birthday boy? :D

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 07:33 PM

Happy Birthday! :rolleyes:

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 08:32 PM

Happy birthday bud! From heart-stopping cute to drop-dead handsome :rolleyes: . The picture of him napping is just adorable. :D Looks just like Dazzy too....

I didn't realize he was that much younger than Dazzle, I thought they were closer.....

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 08:38 PM

He has such a sweet face!

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 08:44 PM

Happy Birthday! 2yrs. can sure pass by quick! I can't believe Jackson is almost 3! Where does the time go? Hope he gets some snow to play in soon!
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Posted 21 October 2007 - 09:07 PM

Happy Birthday, Ouzo!

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 09:13 PM

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 09:17 PM

What a handsome and cute boy.

Gee you got snow in Denver. Here in lower Michigan we had mid 70's.



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Posted 21 October 2007 - 11:35 PM

Well, let me add a groggy "Happy Birthday", then! It's far too early (6.25) for me to be up and getting ready for the under-heated f****** train to Munich, but I'm grinning at the puppy pics nonetheless :rolleyes:.

Happy birthday, Ouzo, and many more of course!

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 11:45 PM

Happy Birthday Ouzo!!

It's great watching these pups grow!

You're a lucky boy - your mom must love you more then I love River (not!) since no one (me) posted about her 2nd birthday which was on Sept 17. Tho, I did know it was her birthday - so it's not like she was forgotten. :rolleyes:

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Posted 21 October 2007 - 11:52 PM

[font="Comic Sans MS"][/font]Happy Birthday!!
He is just precious.
I love the first picture in the snow.

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Posted 22 October 2007 - 12:03 AM

Happy Birthday Ouzo you big handsome boy!!!! Gypsy just turned 2 a couple of months ago it sure has gone quickly.What did we ever do without them?



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Posted 22 October 2007 - 12:11 AM

Happy belated birthday, Ouzo! You're gorgeous.

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