Friday, September 3, 2010

summer has gone by so fast...


It's time for Rosie to go back to school in the UK.

Mika here is going to miss her the most because she is his guardian angel.




Now for a Mika update...

He went to the vet today for a check-up. He was his usual all excited self, so happy to see the vet and his assistant. The vet said he is alright and is healing fine.

 Of course he's fine. This picture will prove it to you.


Who knew he could dig three-legged too!


I would also like to bring your attention to a little poem we found from our newfie friends, Leroy and Sherman. It is a beautiful poem and I would love to share it all with you. (I've also added it in my sidebar on the right so you can always read it :D)

My Dogs Live Here

My dogs live here, they're here to stay.
You don't like pets, be on your way. 
They share my home, my food, my space. 
This is their home, this is their place.


You will find dog hair on the floor, they will
alert you're at the door. They may request a
little pat, a simple 'no' will settle that.

It gripes me when I hear you say 'just how is
it you live this way? they smell, they shed, they're
in the way..' WHO ASKED YOU? is all I can say..




They love me more than anyone, my voice is like
the rising sun, they merely have to hear me say 'C'mon ,
time to go and play' then tails wag and faces grin,
they bounce and hop and make a din.

They never say 'no time for you', they're always there, to GO and DO.

And if I'm sad? They're by my side and if I'm mad?
they circle wide and if I laugh, they laugh with me
they understand, they always see.

So once again, I say to you come visit me, but know this too..

My dogs live here, they're here to stay.
You don't like pets, be on your way.
They share my home, my food,
my space this is their home,
this is their place..

~Author Unknown~


25 comments:

Andrea said...

WOW...
Woofs and Wags,
sitka

katie said...

so glad to here Mika is doing better! And sorry Rosie has to return to school and leave her 4legged friends at home. Hope it all goes well!

Sara said...

Love the poem. Beautiful, and so true.

I'm so glad to hear that Mika is digging holes, and that the vet says he is doing OK. Sorry to hear that Rosie has to leave again. It seems like she just came home! Time does fly.

Thanks again for your help today :)

jen said...

I am so happy to hear that Mika is healing well and feeling better!
I can't believe he is digging already:)

Caren Gittleman said...

Awww poor Mom!! I know you will miss Rosie soo much and the doggies will miss her too!

Wonderful Mika! I am so happy (sorry!!) that he is back to his mischievous ways! So happy he is healing!

Loved the poem! So beautiful...it applies to those of us with cats AND dogs too! :)

Love the new photos on the side of your page!

Dawn said...

Love the poem! You're all going to miss Rosie so much! Especially Mika! Glad he's already digging, silly boy!!

BlogDog said...

Glad that Mika is back to his own self again! That's a really wonderfully written poem and I bet the writer must be a pet owner himself! :)

Bing&Ben's Mummy
adoptedpets.blogspot.com

DSS said...

What a beautiful poem!

So happy to hear that Mika is doing well. That picture made me laugh out loud...still diggin away isn't he :)

Kathy said...

Glad Mikas healing is going well, and he is digging holes, that is fantastic. It is so hard to believe it is Sept. already, how did the summer go by so quickly?

Life with 5 dogs said...

Glad to Hear the Mika is doing good. Thanks for sharing the poem it is such a wonderful one.
Have a Great Weekend.
Your Friends
Geisha,Grover,lily,bailey,wrinkles

Little Miss Jada Kiss said...

Sorry to hear Rosie has to go back to school :( It might make the day go faster for her to look forward to seeing Mika! Speaking of Mika, happy to hear the vet said he's doing good, love the hole to prove it!! :) What a beautiful poem! It's so true too!!

Sagira said...

Great poem. So happy to hear that Mika is going better. :)

Noah said...

Glad to hear Mika is coming right along. Beautiful poem!

houndstooth said...

I hope Rosie has a break and is back before you know it! I knew Mika wouldn't be down for long!

Bunny

the booker man said...

awww, miss rosie, you are sure gonna be missed! i hope you get a break from school very soon like so you can come home.
oh, and mika, that's what i'm woofin' about! way to dig those holes, dude! i'm super happy that you are healin' well!
*woof*
the booker man

Ricky the Sheltie said...

Best of luck to Rosie as she heads back to school! Practice hard and make lots of good music!

Mika must be doing well if he is digging! So glad to hear it!

hero said...

Thanks for sharing the beautiful poem with us... it's so true, ain't it. Glad to hear Mika is recovering well from surgery. I bet you have not been happier seeing a dug garden :)

Licks, hero

RILEY AND STAR said...

Hi Furrends,

So glad to hear that Mika is healing well.

It just proves that you can't keep a good dog down! Good job on the yard, Mika!

And we luv the poem!

Riley and Star.

AC said...

It's so good to see Mika causing mischief. That's a sign of healing!

Send Rosie our wishes for safe travels and a good start to the school year. It must be hard to leave a home a beloved animals but I'm sure good things await at school as well!

Bandit's Pack said...

Sweet poem. It's great that Mika is doing so much better. Goodbye, Rosie, have safe travels back to school. Mika and Eva are sure going to miss you until you can next come home. ♥

Diana said...

Im so glad Mika is doing well. Lovely poem. Im glad Rosie got to come home for a while. Diana

RYKER said...

Wonderful Poem!
And we are so happy to here that Mica is doing so well. We dig Mica and Eva! hehe

Marie said...

Amazing what dogs can do with 3 legs. LOL Glad to hear that Mida is feeling up to digging.

Gladys Tan said...

Beautiful poem!

Only people that own pets understand this.

MadameMoiselle said...

Boo !Rosie is going back to school.. At least she got to be home for a short while. Stay strong Priscilla. She will be back soon for Xmas ..

We are so happy that Mika is recovering. Pretty impressive of the little 3 legged to dig such a pretty big hole..

 
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