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The taunter of leopards

The taunter of leopards

Marty’s photo of the day #2102: Last night Deb and I watched a National Geographic documentary that followed the life of a leopard. One of the humorous sections of the program was about the African squirrels that taunted the leopard when she was young—just as squirrels taunt dogs around the world. The big difference between […]

Sea of Cortez

Sea of Cortez

Marty’s photo of the day #2062: While in Mexico, Deb and I—along with our new friends, beach dogs Chaco and Toby—went on one of our many hikes. This time we climbed to the top of a hill, littered with volcanic rocks. The footing was sometimes treacherous, but the view of the Sea of Cortez was […]

Dog and human heaven

Dog and human heaven

Marty’s photo of the day #2040: Yesterday I wrote about the two beach dogs we befriended earlier this month in Mexico. Both Chaco (next to Deb) and Toby (next to me) were rescued from unfortunate situations when they were pups. They were brought to the remote place we stayed at, and they now enjoy happy, […]

Oh boy! Oh boy! We get to swim with humans!

Oh boy! Oh boy! We get to swim with humans!

Marty’s photo of the day #2037: Yesterday I posted an underwater photo of one of the sea lions Deb and I swam with last week in the Sea of Cortez. Here’s an above-water shot of what it looked like just before we jumped in. Just like dogs get excited for walks with humans, these sea […]

The looks we get!

The looks we get!

Marty’s photo of the day #1914: We discourage our dogs from hanging their heads out the car window when we drive. The dogs seem to understand. But Martyman? There’s no stopping him. And you should see the looks other drivers give us! It’s so embarrassing. I’m still pissed at Deb for showing Martyman how to […]

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