Spring

On Wednesday, we had a foster first.  After spending Saturday morning meeting a puppy Knick Knack Pittie Pack was hoping to pull, we headed down to the Frederick County Animal Control to pick up her directly from the shelter.  We’ve never walked a dog out of the shelter for their freedom ride before – even Gambit was picked up from the vet that neutered him.

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Spring is a sweet little 5 1/2 month old, 30 lb bundle of love and energy.  She’s named after the neighborhood in which she was found as a stray, but I’m convinced it’s because there are springs in her legs when she first sees us in the morning and after work.

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She’s got one little quirk that we intend to work through… if she’ll show it to us in a home environment, that is.

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Spring is a very smart little girl, but since the last time we had a puppy was in March 2012 when Rusty had his first birthday, we are definitely getting used to the whole puppy thing again!

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8 Responses to Spring

  1. Too cute! I love reading about foster puppies! It makes me want one…until I remember just how much work they are! 🙂

  2. Morgan says:

    What a cutie! Pulling them directly from the shelter has got to be one of the greatest feelings in the world 🙂

  3. She is so cute. Thank You for helping her.Foster’s are a special kind of person.

  4. deb says:

    She looks so much like Julius, it makes my heart melt. I’m also intrigued as to the “quirk” as if just being a puppy wasn’t enough to work through!

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