I might have a dog now

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  1. LonghornJ

    LonghornJ VIP Extreme Gold

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    So my gf goes down to the pool today and there's this random dog running loose down there. She's like, bring him some water, etc... and then the back story starts to build.

    Someone found this dog in the parking garage last night with no collar, just kind of trapped inside the automatic gates. So this girl kept him overnight and then placed him in the pool area of the complex this morning, a fenced in area. We ran in to him and as of now he's snoozing on the couch. I went out and bought him a collar, leash, food, treats, etc.

    Much better than being outside. It was kind of hot out today.

    Such a great dog too... tomorrow I'll take him to the vet to see if he has one of those chip GPS tags. It's an incredibly well behaved dog. Social, leash trained, house trained, etc. I can't imagine how anyone could will fully abandon him.


    Anyway, he's got a good home for the night and I'll do my best with "found dog" flyers and taking to the vet to scan for a chip tomorrow... but really I hope his owners never surface.

    Dog is legit... burnt orange and white live Bevo. :)
     
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    Doggy pics :secret:
     
  3. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    cool story bro...but i actually mean that. very cool story. if you saved an abandoned dog, that's fucking awesome. if you found some family's lost beloved dog, that's fucking awesome. nicely done.
     
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    Before I secured my fence and kept a better eye on my dog when the front door was left open.............she was returned to me twice, by neighbors.

    Who fed her snacks and treats, and she'd likely love to go back to, if she ever escapes again!!!

    Both times I felt grateful that they saw and grabbed her, and took care of her.

    Good on you.
     
  5. LonghornJ

    LonghornJ VIP Extreme Gold

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    I can't imagine anyone purposefully abandoning a pooch like this... its Sunday so I couldn't take him to a vet to find the chip, if he has one.

    I'll go that route tomorrow, but in the mean time I'm really enjoying keeping a roof over his head, food, treats, etc.

    The pooch has had a much better day than being abandoned by a pool.
     
  6. artiesoffspring

    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

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    Tomorrow I'll abandon myself and see if I get to sleep on a couch and fed copious amounts of Milkbones.
     
  7. Root

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    Beware the guy that takes you in with a jar of peanut butter
     
  8. LonghornJ

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    Its not our first rodeo... bought the dog some bacon treats etc... he's at the doggy 4 Seasons tonight.

    I'd be happy to keep him, but I will make the best effort to find his owners.

    He walked in to a good house, all burnt orange and shit. Dog is legit... and now its late and he's stolen my space in the bed... there might need to be some more alpha role training if he sticks around.
     
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    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

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    Ahh fuck. I didn't think about that. I better stay home then.
     
  10. Root

    Root New Member

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    Hey, what happens on tour, stays on tour


    We're not here to judge
     
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    Sounds like you're doing the right thing by trying to track down his owners, should they exist.
    But if you're already bonding and he's awesome I hope you don't. :)

    What kind of dog is it?
     
  13. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    The best pet I have ever had in my life was an accident. True story.
     
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    You took a surprise shit and made it a pet, that is gangsta :derp:
     
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    I've got a lot of Milkbones, and a comfy couch.

    You'll have to fight my dog for that position.
     
  16. Root

    Root New Member

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    Yeah, I didn't plan to have my kids either
     
  17. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    :wtf:
     
  18. jdwhatever

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    Settle down
     
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    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

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    I'm willing to take my chances.
     
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    jdwhatever Fesh Gold

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    Im a dog guy but this whole dog and cats are wonderful needs to simmer down.