A Secure World

Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. “Pooh!” he whispered. “Yes, Piglet?” “Nothing” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s paw. “I just wanted to be sure of you.” —Greeting card Duff here. I’m of the Age where I need to be Sure of things. Dinner. Snacks. A comfy Bed. When I’ll be picked up from Doggy Day…

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Chill Out

The more relaxed you are, the better you are with everything — the better you are with loved ones, the better you are with your enemies, the better you are at your job, the better you are with yourself. —Bill Murray Duff here. I’m pretty Good with being Relaxed. I can stretch out anywhere, and…

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Dog Treats

If you think dogs can’t count, try putting three dog biscuits in your pocket and then give him only two of them. —Phil Pastoret Duff here. Every now and again, Mom tries to do this Trick. I hear the Rustle of the Treat Bag. (As an aside, I have a Good Friend who can’t even…

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Race Your Mouse Day

You didn’t beat me. You merely finished in front of me. —Hal Higdon I almost had that mouse! —The Duff Duff here. Bet You didn’t know it’s National Race Your Mouse Day. But I’m not sure What kind of Mouse it is. Mom works on the computer, and uses a Mouse. But that’s not at…

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A Variety of Choices

Did you ever notice that when you blow in a dog’s face, they get mad at you? But when you take him in a car, he sticks his head out the window? —Steve Bluestone Duff here. Now, Mom has not yet tried to Blow in My Face. But if She did? I think there would…

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Motivation

The quickest way to get a child’s (pet’s) attention is to sit down and look comfortable. —Lane Ollingham Duff here. It goes like this: Mom and I go out for a Walk. Or take a Drive. Or Visit with a neighbor. After We return Home, Mom settles in. Gets comfy and Cozy. I move to…

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Join the Celebration

Happy birthday to Me! —The Duff, Himself The best part about (My) birthday is that (I) always end up getting good food and great cake. —Wishafriend.com Duff here. Today is My 13th birthday! And what a wonderful celebration It will be. I will have Special Walks. And lots of Petting and Pampering. And oh My!…

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