Monthly Archives: June 2012

Random pic Saturday

I usually try to tell a story or highlight an event with my daily posts. Today there is no specific tale I’m telling; I’m simply sharing two of my favorite vintage photos of Rufus. I have four hard drives and … Continue reading

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It’s my birthday!

Two of my favorite gifts continue to be Rufus and Emily, my dachshunds.  For all those celebrating a birthday today or the month of June, Happy Birthday!

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Meet Max the soft-coat wirehair dapple dachshund of Sherman Oaks. At times Max can seem grumpy or aloof, especially in public at dog parks, but in the privacy of my home he was pleasant, well mannered and even loveable. He reminded … Continue reading

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Milo’s journey to the silver screen

Milo was recently selected to be part of the upcoming feature film Wiener Dog Nationals, and we couldn’t be happier for him and the producers. Unfortunately for us, Milo has to spend the next five weeks with his trainers and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

Yesterday was Emily’s 7th month anniversary of life along with her sister Myfanwy and of course we have to mention the milestone. Additionally, June is filled with many birthdays and this post is dedicated to them all. To name just … Continue reading

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DOGS laser tag fundraiser

Rufus, Emily and friends are lending today’s post to the not-for-profit organization DOGS (Dachshund Outreach Giving & Socialization) and tomorrow’s laser tag fundraiser event in Sherman Oak, CA. If you’re local please try to come out and join us. If … Continue reading

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Rufus’ shadow

I love the dachshund outline; over the years I’ve enjoyed trying to capture Rufus’ shadow on many sunny days.  Here are a few of my favorites.

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Thank you Poland!

Yesterday was a milestone for us; it was a record breaking day. Daily we receive fun reports on how many views we get to the site and by what country. Generally, the US is atop of the leader board with … Continue reading

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Emily Sue Friday

Today we celebrate Emily Sue. I like the top picture because Emily looks like a perfect statuette sitting on a mantel. In the bottom one she is a little more ominous and serious with her fixed gaze, but still completely … Continue reading

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Triple threat Thursday

One doxie is adorable. Two doxies are heartwarming, and three doxies represent the fine balance of cuteness overload and a whole lot of mischief. What do you think, are these triplets charming or intimidating?

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