Monthly Archives: June 2016

June 29, 2016

What a wonderful morning. Mom told dad that he should let me sleep in some. Dad went on part of his run and then he came back to pick me up for the last part of his run. This is … Continue reading

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June 28, 2016

After our run under cloudy skies, it was a good morning to rest on Porter’s Perch in the sun and take stock. You know, contemplate how to get more treats and good food in my life. This requires a lot … Continue reading

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June 27, 2016

Darn good morning for a run, even though I’m finding them harder and harder to do. I looked like George did in 2006. Hot and tired and proud that I’m a tough basset. I’d rather do a slow, sniffing walk … Continue reading

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June 26, 2016

Not a bad morning for a run. The Cow Daisies are giving their full bloom now. Meanwhile, the Yucca keeps on. Even better is that mom picked up so I didn’t have to do the whole run. Over at Sota’s … Continue reading

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June 25, 2016

Plenty of clouds today. I made it into a Flax wildflower day, you know, bring out the color. We had breakfast at Pegasus. The weather was just right for eating out on the restaurant’s patio. After that it was a … Continue reading

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June 24, 2016

Hey, we stopped at a cool place this morning, Staunton State Park. It’s up in the mountains about 40 miles west of Denver. It was going to be a hot day in Castle Rock so mom took me to this … Continue reading

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June 23, 2016

Dad and I were up early for our run. The skies were typical Colorado clouds and some blue sky. Lots of Cow Daisies are blooming. There isn’t much Spiderwort, however. That’s too bad. Mom took me out Prairie Dog hunting … Continue reading

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June 22, 2016

Cooler day today compared to yesterday. It wasn’t any cooler on our run, however. But the run was pretty good. I could see that clouds were moving in. I did notice the first of the Trumpet flowers. After our run … Continue reading

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June 21, 2016

Today is the summer solstice. And it’s gonna be a hot one. Mom had a great idea! She took dad and me into the mountains for cool air on the longest day of the year. We headed for Mt. Evans. … Continue reading

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June 20, 2016

Whew! It’s not getting any cooler. I’m looking more like George was ten years ago. Hot times on our runs. Though when I had a chance to rest, I felt pretty good in the early morning air. Wildflowers help. Got … Continue reading

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June 19, 2016

Dog oh dog, it’s gonna be a hot one. Thank goodness all the green is cool on my paws. And thank goodness mom picked me up again so I didn’t have to do my whole run. And thank goodness again … Continue reading

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June 18, 2016

Hey, can you tell the difference between these two photos? I can’t either, but seeing me twice isn’t such a bad thing. Well to bark the truth, seeing me twice is a grand thing. In these photos mom had just … Continue reading

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June 18, 2016

With all the rain here in Castle Rock, the Sweet Clover is looking darn good. Lots of Vetch coming up now too. You know, it hasn’t rained since we got back to Castle Rock. That’s good. I was expecting all … Continue reading

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June 16, 2016

So far not nearly as hot as Edgemont, but that’s pretty much the norm. It was good morning for a run, even though the summer heat did start coming on toward the end of the run. I haven’t taken a … Continue reading

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June 15, 2016

On our run this morning, dad and I checked out how the wildflowers are doing in Castle Rock. There’s still some Indian Paintbrush. The grass is green from all the rain. Guess the Yucca likes all the rain; dog oh … Continue reading

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June 14, 2016

Sigh…we’re leaving Edgemont. And it’s another long ride in the car. I can’t say as though it was fun ride. Interesting though, as we got closer to Cheyenne I could see that the precipitation has been much greater than what … Continue reading

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June 13, 2016

Yay! A run on Windsong Rise this morning. This is one of the best spots in the world! I kinda felt like George did ten years ago as he finished up his run on Windsong Rise. That would be exuberance … Continue reading

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June 12, 2016

So much cooler today than yesterday. Up at the airport on our run there were clouds, so I didn’t get overheated. Mom and I took a look at the Globe Mallow when the sun came out. I was so tired … Continue reading

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June 11, 2016

Gonna be a hot one in Edgemont today. Dad didn’t make me run very much, and mom agreed to pick me up at the airport. Dog oh dog, I was eager for my ride! We headed over to PJ’s for … Continue reading

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June 10, 2016

Don’t tell me we still have over 400 miles to go before getting home…dog oh dog, I’d like to snooze away the car trip. But I did get up since breakfast was calling. Before leaving Huron, South Dakota, mom drove … Continue reading

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