Who Can Resist Her?

You cannot resist the cuteness!

You cannot resist the cuteness!

We are still amazed at how well Stella is doing!  She’s had no accidents in the house….aside from a couple of whines or yips she sleeps nicely in her crate.  She finally started eating regularly and if there is a god, solid food will put and end to the puppy runs!

Rob’s been working on her training and is quite convinced he could give Caesar Milan a run for his money.

Working on "Sit"

Working on "Sit"

 

Good Sit Stella!
Good Sit Stella!

Did I mention that she’s very “active”?   Like 4 shots of espresso active??  Well she is!   Quite a change from our little Couch Potato Sadie, who would blissfully nap the day away on her bed or her favorite chair.

Stella could almost qualify to be labeled “hyperactive”!   She loves to go for walks and is getting quite good at walking to the left of me.  She only occasional tries to dart in front of me.  Her walking manners are very important!   I walk the Blvd alot and it will be much easier if she is not wrapping the leash around my ankles and tripping me.
 
When we bought our house we loved the enclosed front porch and Rob envisioned himself sitting out there on a Sunday a.m….sipping his coffee and reading his paper while Sadie napped quietly at his feet.
Now it has become Stella’s indoor running track.
She loves to run back and forth on the porch chasing the “babies” that you throw for her.  She’s not so good at the bringing them back to you part.  She generally runs right by you and into the house.  Then she’ll race through the living room, dining room, kitchen, hallway….and back out to the front door.
Did I mention she has quite a bit of puppy energy?
 
Then…..she generally collapses on the bed we keep in the hallway for a little rest before she starts it all over again!   It’s not easy being 8 months old and so unbearably cute!
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2 responses to “Who Can Resist Her?

  1. Gawd, she really is cute.. sounds like she’s fit into your home well! My dog isn’t particularly fond of fetch, either.. she prefers the game “You throw it, I go run after it and run around squeaking it” LOL!

    Be careful with Cesar, though – some people like him and some don’t (I don’t particularly care for him) but most agree that his methods are usually used on dogs who have extreme behavior problems. And your brand new pup sounds like she’s REALLY well behaved!

    BTW – love the front porch, seems like an excellent hangout spot for a growing pup.

    Looking forward to getting to know your new pup,
    -Sam and MargeDog

  2. Chris2fer's Hubby

    She IS amazing! So is your blog. Best of luck with both!!!

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