Lizzie's Ongoing Love Affair With My Sneakers

Lizzie's Ongoing Love Affair With My Sneakers

Since the school year started and I’m not around during the day, Lizzie has been using my sneakers as Mommy reminders more and more. Check out the various photos Matthew and I have captured that feature Lizzie’s love of my stinky feet.

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Bernie's Book Nook Adventure at Dog-Friendly Bookmans

Bernie's Book Nook Adventure at Dog-Friendly Bookmans

Bernie McSquare prides himself on being a well-read Labradoodle, so one of his favorite dog-friendly places to visit in Tucson is Bookmans Entertainment Exchange.

I like browsing for books and working on some of Canine Good Citizen skills in a friendly environment. Bookmans East has several comfy chairs throughout the store. As we walked by, several people made "awww" sounds, so I asked if they wanted to meet Bernie. In addition to practicing walking through crowds nicely, we were also practicing sitting politely for petting.

Plus we found some great photo opportunities!

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Best Dog Mom Valentine's Day Gift EVER

Best Dog Mom Valentine's Day Gift EVER

Bernie and Lizzie each went halfsies on the best dog mom Valentine's gift ever! Daddy McSquare handled logistics so that it arrived just before Valentine's Day. 

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Out and About on a Rare Overcast Tucson Day

Out and About on a Rare Overcast Tucson Day

A couple of weekends ago, the pups and I woke up to a chillier overcast day for Tucson. We headed out to Agua Caliente Park to explore a new place.

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Lizzie Comes Out of her Shell at La Encantada

Lizzie Comes Out of her Shell at La Encantada

Lizzie and I spent special one-on-one socialization time together at LaEncantada Shopping Center walking around, sniffing, meeting people, and even practicing a few down-stays.

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Making New Friends at the Dog Park

Making New Friends at the Dog Park

After three weeks at home, both Bernie and Lizzie were thrilled to spend an evening enjoying the cool crisp desert air at Naranja Dog Park chasing their Chuckit balls, wrestling with one another, and making some new friends. 

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Home Spaw Experience

Home Spaw Experience

Time for a paw bath!

After afternoon walks through our new neighborhood of dense Sonoran Desert flatland, Bernie and Lizzie McSquare can have some dusty and grimy paws. 

Thankfully, our home has a separate tub with a flexible rainfall shower head extender that makes washing and rinsing just their paws a quick and easy task.

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