Monthly Archives: June 2012

A lesson for us all

Today, Shimmer and I were out when he threw himself down in the shade of a tree. I’m used to this when he’s hot or tired, but the weather was mild and we had just started our walk. I stood … Continue reading

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Picture from today’s walk:

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The Silver Years

There are days when it’s clear to me Shimmer is a retired racer. On these days, he shows every year of his life, every aching bone and tired muscle any older athlete would have. ¬†These are the days where gravity … Continue reading

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Picture from today’s walk:

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Sunday Scrapbook

I don’t walk Shimmer on Sundays, so instead of a story, I’m going to post pictures I took of him over the years.¬†

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Just like Spuds McKenzie

We don’t often run into people with open containers of alcohol on our walk, but when we do, they all seem to know Shimmer.

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Picture from the walk:

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