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Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Of Annifursaries and Veterinarians

Yesterday was my Gotcha Day! I've been with Mama for a whole year, and she hasn't dumped me or hurt me at all, even when I...um...misbehave. She still loves me! Dad does too, and so does Avi, but Mama's my favorite, and I'm hers! I got to play all day yesterday, and to sleep on the bed whenever I wanted, and I even got a special dinner! Well, everydog got the special dinner, but they got it because of me! Mama made something called albondigas, a Mexican meatball soup. It's got rice and meatballs and broth. It's supposed to be soup, but for some reason, Mama's always comes out like a stew, really thick and filling. No kibble last night, just meatball stew. YUM! But I didn't get to sleep in the bedroom last night. We all slept in our crates. Mama and Dad said we were too wild last night. Can you believe that? Just because we woke Avi up a couple of times!

LeeLee was the one who had the big adventure, though. We all had a fight on Friday, and when Mama came out to break it up, Smoky, Bandit, and I had LeeLee down and we were playing tug-of-war with her. Mama wasn't happy with any of us! She threw a bucket at us to break up the fight, and LeeLee ran away. Bandit had put some holes in her butt, and Mama didn't find them till the next day. She made Dad take her to the pharmacy to buy Betadyne to clean them with, but they got infected anyway, so this morning LeeLee and Mama went to the vet.

Boy, was Mama mad at that vet! She hurt LeeLee with needles and pulled the scab off of one of the wounds, and then was surprised when LeeLee yelped and snapped her head around real fast. She didn't try to bite her, but the vet says she did! She told Mama that we would all eventually kill LeeLee, and that LeeLee should be rehomed with someone who actually knew dogs, and Mama should watch Cesar Milan, the Dog Whisperer. Mama was really mad, and she came out of the vet and called Khyra's mama to vent. Khyra's mama calmed her down, and Mama took LeeLee to Petsmart, where she got to meet a whole bunch of developmentally disabled kids, and she had a really good time getting petted and giving kisses. Then Mama took her to the hardware store to pick up an air conditioner for the living room, and she got to go in there too, where she said hello to everyone coming in and out of the store. So she actually had more of an adventure today than I did for my annifursary! That wasn't fair, but I forgive Mama, because I know she loves me best!

Woos,
Thor

7 woos:

Khyra The Siberian Husky said...

I was happy my mom khould help your mom -

I vote woo all go and khlaw that 'woman' -

Happy Annifursary Anyway Buddy!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra

The Army of Four said...

That really stinks, Thor. I went to the vet yesterday and posted about it today - our vets are great examples of how vets SHOULD be. Maybe that's why they're teaching future vets.
Happy belated Thoraversary!
Play bows,
Zim

Turbo the Sibe said...

Happy Thoriversary to woo!

-The Mullin Clan's Mommy- said...

Happy Gotcha Day, Thor! We agree wif Khyra, we'll help you claw (or klaw) the vet. That vet needs to brush up on animal & people skills!!
-Cosmos & Juneau-

Kapp pack said...

Happy Gotcha Day! And be nice to your red-headed sis!

Woo woo, KA

Bama said...

Happy belated Gotcha Day, Thor. We agree with Kelsey Ann, you have to be nicer to your sister. Especially now that she had to put up with that mean vet lady because you all ganged up on her! Repeat after us, "LeeLee is not a wishbone".
Kisses,
Bama & the RHP

The Daily Echo said...

I think we should save all our husky hair for a month and dump it in that mean vet's car! Sounds like you had a great Thoraversary. That meatball soup/stew sounds so good!
ECHO