Friday, July 26, 2013

Let's Go For a Walk


Tucker & Gypsy seem to have a difference of opinion
regarding which way to go!


I compare walking the dogs at various campgrounds and parks to flying kites. They go every which way, and, as you see here, often get tangled up. I have been a bad dog mom in that I don't insist that they walk by my side - which would be so pleasant... for me, maybe not for them! Maybe we'll work on that!

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9 comments:

  1. Thanks for joining our Hop - always glad to have new faces. I understand the problem of walking two dogs with different opinions! Luckily, I can let Maggie off leash a lot as she is pretty well behaved. I also try to do both kinds of walks - 'free range' and structured so they keep their good leash skills. Doesn't always work out that way and I end up doing pirouettes down the street, but I guess that's good exercise for me!

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  2. BTW, Gypsy & Tucker are great looking dogs! I bet they keep you on your toes.

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  3. I can't get mine to walk next to me, either. As long as they are not ripping my arm out of the socket, I am okay with them being in front.
    What a perfect photo! :)

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  4. I only have one dog, but she pulls me in a circle, then walks completely around me, trying to trip me or something. It's hilarious.

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  5. Just wondering if you've ever tried using a coupler...I found the dogs adapted to it quickly and it sure saved me a lot of shoulder pain

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    1. I have thought of using a coupler, and on more than one occasion I have run one leash through one dogs' harness and attached it to the other dog. A coupler would probably work a bit better!

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  6. Beautiful dogs even if they are going different directions.

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  7. I am always juggling tangled leashes so I know how you feel. It's especially bad when we go with our Doxie friends and there are two different humans walking the dogs.

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  8. My dog sniffs and marks his territory c.o.n.s.t.a.n.t.l.y! It is so annoying. I walk him twice a day anyway. Two of them would make me crazy!

    Cindy Bee

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