Three more sleeps until our puppy comes home
Mrs. Hodges told me today that we are getting a puppy. A little girl. A Golden Retriever. In three more sleeps there will be a seven week old puppy in my kitchen.
I will have to train the new dog to not chase the kittens. I am not sure if Mrs. Hodges knows how to train a puppy. And I will make sure the puppy doesn’t eat the cat food. Hopefully the puppy won’t get into our litter box.
What is a good puppy name?
Mrs. Hodges is not sure what to name the puppy. The three options now are, Winnie, Friday and Annie.
As I am a cat, I think the best name for a puppy would be Kitty. Or perhaps Meow. Or maybe they could just call the dog, “Cat.” As my name is Pooh, as in Winnie the Pooh, perhaps Winnie is a good name for the puppy.
Why are we getting a puppy?
I wonder why Mrs. Hodges is getting a puppy? Well, she is my typist. I will just ask her. “Why are we getting a puppy Mrs. Hodges?”
“Pooh. You know how Martha, the Chocolate Lab, has been very sad lately? Martha needs a friend to walk and play with. And, the puppy will be trained as a therapy dog; she will visit sick children in the hospital. Martha will help train the puppy too.”
In three more sleeps my world will be very different. This will be interesting.
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I have had a hard life. Born to a single mother in a back alley in Wisconsin. I never knew my father. My sister died young. I am writing my story. Look for it.