Category Archives: Rufus

Ojai Doxies’ Monthly Meetup

Keeping with our weekly tradition: Dachshund Sunday Funday, we attended our Ojai Doxies’ Monthly Meetup (on Sunday obviously). 🙂 It’s a nice, relaxed, intimate group of friends. It’s always a good time for us and ours when we’re hanging at … Continue reading

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More Dachshund Days of Summer

Hello friends. As hump day comes to an end, we hope everyone is well midweek and keeping cool during this long hot summer month. Thankfully, our handsome hot dogs have kept cool by visiting our local dog-friendly beaches. Beach days … Continue reading

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Dachshund Sunday Funday

Today was just another Dachshund Sunday Funday at the dog park, bow-tie edition. 🙂 These dapper bow-ties were a gift from friends while their humans were traveling abroad. Thanks Sharon & Shonit for thinking of us, and making us feel … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to me!

It has been an amazing countdown to today, and I’m thrilled to be able to share it with friends near and far, in person and via the convenience of modern technology i.e., texts, Facebook, Instagram, etc. HUGE thanks to all … Continue reading

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Celebrating June 1st

June 1st begins the countdown to my birthday which happens to be June 29th. I usually spend the next 28 days reflecting on the pervious year; like what I’ve learned, where I’ve succeed and the areas I could use some improvement. … Continue reading

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Love is a dachshund

…they have these huge personalities with an inexhaustible and unconditional capacity for love capped by this deep daily devotion. Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

Rufus and friends want to be certain to wish all of our friends – both near and far, a very Happy Easter. We spent the day outside with some local mates and enjoyed the warmth of the Southern California sun. … Continue reading

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Rufus & Emily get their teeth cleaned

On Tuesday, Rufus and Emily had their annual anesthetic teeth cleaning. This was Rufus’ fourth & Emily’s third consecutive year. Lily and our friend Milo go next Thursday, and it will be Lily’s first time. She’ll be four in July. I’m always … Continue reading

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Icebreaker Speech

Tonight at a local Toastmaster’s meeting, I gave the following icebreaker speech. I imagine many of you would enjoy it, along with the slides (pictures) I used. Check it out friends and let me know what you think. 🙂 Thank … Continue reading

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Rufus goes to the Grand Canyon (again)

Rufus returns to the Grand Canyon. Rufus and family visited the Grand Canyon once before; and we all had so much fun that we simply had to make the trip again. Last time we were there in the summer so, it was … Continue reading

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