Monthly Archives: January 2012

Bernie, another classic red

Meet Rufus’ friend Bernie. Bernie visited us in June 2011, and the wiggly, high-energy pup was a treat to photograph. I love his black button nose and bright brown eyes. Bernie was 4 at the time.

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Just Rufus

Simply Rufus.

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Emily and her sister

Sunday was a magnificent day for many reasons. One, we formally adopted Emily Sue from Dachshund Rescue & Placement, the adorable smooth black and tan 9-week-old pup. Second, Emily got a chance to roughhouse with her sister this afternoon; which … Continue reading

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Emily Sue Ortez-Tibbels

Let me please introduce Emily Sue Ortez-Tibbels. We signed the paperwork today and officially adopted the adorable black and tan doxie. We’re thrilled to have her and look forward to many wonderful adventures and pictures to come.

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Sticks

You can spend all the money you have on designer dog toys and at the end of the day the toy that gets the most attention, despite one’s protest, is a common, ordinary, every-day run of the mill stick you … Continue reading

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LA bathroooms

I love old LA bathrooms. The original tile and colors are very fun to photograph, especially when you add a dachshund or two.

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Daily dose of Emily

Emily got a clean bill of health on Tuesday and celebrates 9 weeks old on Friday. She still has that new puppy smell.

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Dachshunds and stairs

No matter your opinion on dachshunds and stairs, two things are certain: 1) doxies posing on stairs is adorable and 2) the backstairs of some homes make for prime sunbathing. Apparently some staircases and dachshunds do make for excellent bedfellows.

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Playing fetch

Rufus and I regularly visit dog parks throughout LA County and often ask our friends to join. Of course, when one arrives at the dog park, what’s one to do – but play fetch with whatever one finds.

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Emily continued

Emily’s first night was a dream.  It could haven’t gone any more smoothly if I written the script.  She has certainly stolen our hearts.  Most notable, she has gone pee and poop outside each and every time we take her … Continue reading

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