This ‘N That Thursday

Today we are joining our friends over at 2 Brown Dawgs for This ‘N That Thursday’s blog hop!

This is what she has to say about the hop,

“This ‘N That Thursday is for anything you want!  Maybe you want to post about unrelated topics, or each topic isn’t quite long enough to make up a whole post, or you have awards to share, or you have one long post…anything goes!  So grab the button and join the hop!”

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Thank You 2 Brown Dawgs

House Guests

This week is pretty busy as we welcome our house guests, Trail and Bitsy. Yep that’s right we have five Chessie’s in the house! For those new to this blog, Bitsy is Maia’s sister and Trail is Bitsy’s adopted brother; he is technically Riva’s and Cheyenne’s nephew. They will be here for the next month while their mom and dad are on vacation.

They have stayed with us before on several occasions but you never know how first meetings are going to go when it’s been awhile since everyone has seen each other. But it was like they were never apart, the older ones hang together and the two young ones were running around like wild girls!

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                                                       Trail

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Cheyenne would not stop barking at me until I took her picture, she’s such a ham!

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Bitsy

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Maia and Bitsy doing synchronized sleeping Winking smile

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Maia and Bitsy

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Pretty girls!

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  And Riva had a lot to say about the whole thing!

Training

My visit with Titan was great last week! We did some training with all the dogs at my friends Dave and Michelle’s, so that totaled eight dogs. Some of the dogs had doubles and some had singles. Everyone did pretty good…well Titan had a little brain fart when he saw me out in the field, but he was quickly corrected and redirected by Dave. Even though he didn’t go right for his bird he didn’t forget where it was and as soon as he was back on track he went for it and brought it right back to Dave.

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Getting ready

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Signaling for the bird to be thrown

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and he’s off

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almost there

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He’s got it! You see that person in the background…well that’s me freezing my patootie off! Note to self, when training bring an extra coat and gloves in case the weather turns colder Winking smile

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Nice retrieve! Notice he is ignoring me now and doing his job.

All these photos are courtesy of Michelle over at Dusty Rose Chesapeakes, would you believe it…I forgot my camera that day.

 

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21 thoughts on “This ‘N That Thursday

  1. The girls are very lovely and so is Trail. You are going to have your hands full but it should be entertaining. Glad you had a nice visit with Titian. Those were some great action photos. I’m with you, I would be all bundled up too. I hate the cold.

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  2. What fun!!! Everyone looks great and getting along well. Trail has an unusual look for the camera, not sure what he is saying! Titan look at that keep and enthusiasm he is going all out. Michelle got some great photo’s. Have a fun month 🙂

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  3. Pingback: Follow-up Friday April 26, 2013 | Misty Shores Chesapeakes

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