Bella, my toy Aussie

Thank you, ladies! And thanks for sharing your fur baby stories! :blush:
Bella tells me when it is time to stop working and take a break and when it is time to play. She will drop a toy in front of me and push at me with her nose (She thinks I need encouragement, and, sometimes, to be herded - LOL). It is amazing how even the little Aussies have that herding instinct.

I just love that picture! My little 6 pound chihuahua is sitting on my lap right now. His name is Max. I adopted him one year ago. The shelter did not have any information about him. They think he is 8 yrs old. His is nearly deaf and my vet thinks he may have been hit by a car at some point because his right back leg is almost flaccid and his left back leg doesn’t move like it should. He is so precious and super funny! I feel like we were meant to be with each other. We both walk funny and we both are funny!!:joy::rofl::woman_facepalming: Chihuahuas can live to be 20 yrs old. Oh, and Max loves everyone! I wish I was techy enough to send a picture of him.

“I wish I was techy enough to send a picture of him.”
Ohh there’s nothing too much techy about sending a pic, especially if you have a copy of the pic on your computer.

When you click reply, At the top of the text box on the left there’s a ‘speech bubble’, then B for BOLD or ‘strong’, then an I for Italic or ‘emphasis’ etc
The 7th button is a picture frame or ‘Upload’.
Click it and up will pop an “add an image” box. If you have a copy on your computer system of the picture you wish to share Click on ‘From my device’
Then click ‘Browse’ and locate the image from your files.
Double click the file and the address will automatically appear, then Click ‘Upload’
And the pic will appear on your post.

Now, just to check that I’ve got that right, here’s a pic of my mutt wanting a belly rub
"Ohh please rub my belly. pleeaasseee "

Merl from the Moderator Support Team

Thank you Merl. Your dog is so cute!

My son’s Mini Aussie BelAir. She is a hoot! Love her to pieces!

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Freedom, your pup sounds adorable!!! I had a 6 lb yorkie in the past, and they are so fun to carry around and cuddle at that size! :blush:

Merl, I love your baby!!! SO CUTE!!! Don’t they go crazy for tummy rubs?! :upside_down_face:

Zananne1, what a precious & beautiful pup!!! And, I love her name. She looks like she’s saying, “Let’s go play!” These Aussies have energy to spare - That’s for sure! :grinning:

2Blessed, can you share a pic of Sadie? I bet she’s gorgeous! :blush: What would we do without our fur babies?!

GramyB, can you share pic of Molly? I’ve heard such great things about her, in your posts. I think she keeps you moving, just like Bella does me!!! :blush:

She is so beautiful! We had a red-tri Aussie and he was one of the best dogs we ever had. He was so smart and I swear he understood everything we said and he definitely had a lot of love to give us!. He’s been gone (rainbow bridge) for 5 years now, but we still talk about him a lot! Anyway, enjoy Bella, she looks like such a sweet dog!

And she’s got an evil eye! How special.

I call it her crazy eye! Lol!

Hi, Karen6!
Red Aussies are gorgeous - I can tell you still miss him. The Rainbow Bridge poem makes me cry. It is beautiful!
Isn’t it amazing how smart and intuitive our pets can be? Bella is our first Aussie, and definitely has more energy than any pet I’ve ever owned. That was hard to get used to at first - LOL! I would ask my husband - What were you thinking??? We will never keep up with her! But, she finds delight in every toy you throw up in the air, and sometimes will even jump up and catch them in her paws - She would make an excellent soccer goalie! (The ball would just have to be super light & fit in your palm -ha!) :upside_down_face:

She’ll probably be good at playing frisbee like ours was. That was his favorite game of all and his challenge was to get there and catch it before it landed! You are going to have a lot of fun times with your Bella!

Dedicated to:
MISS* Bella of the living With Fibro Community and
AussieMom and
the whole Living With Fibro Community and all the MISS** people, furry or otherwise, here!

(lyrics under the song if you click on it to go on soundcloud)

*Majestic in Supreme Special(i)ty
**Majestic Imperial Sovereign Special

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Oh My!!! JSC, that was wonderful!!! I laughed SO much at the stick with a knot, NOT a twig, part. And when you started singing OH, BELLA, OH BELLA, she walked in here, looked at me (me -still laughing), strutted into her little “tent” bed and turned around with her back to me…That made me laugh even harder!!!

On behalf of myself, the Living with Fibro community, and (last, but definitely not least) Her Majesty, Bella, thank you for the magnificent original composition! (BTW, I love your accent. It was almost like being serenaded by the Beatles! I did say “almost” - LOL) You’re the best! :purple_heart:

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How utterly adorable!

Sharon from ModSupport

Hey everyone, we got a new member today who’s a dog lover, and what better thread to introduce her on than this one!

@Lindasue51 just signed up, and if you click on that @ tag, you can see in her profile that she has two fur babies. Let’s welcome her to this friendly group!

And JayCS, you are amazing! Did someone say “Beatles”? Don’t get me started.



Welcome to the community, Lindasue51! :blush:
When you have some time to share, we would love to know how you are doing. Also, what kind of pups do you have? Can you share pics?