Sunday, May 6, 2007

The Lowdown on Bear

Hi everyone, it's Tucker-Doodle.

I thought I'd give an update on my foster-bro Bear. He's been here about a month now and he's changed bunches. The biggest thing is that he's not so much a weenie now, he's actually shoving Dot back when she pushes him out of the way. Mom's happy cause his fur doesn't feel like a brillo-pad so much anymore, he's starting to get kinda soft and silky looking, but in a macho sorta way. He still has weird fur patches though. I'm happy to say that now that his hair is getting better it REALLY makes the Brat Pack tattoo on his face stand out.

He's a SERIOUS attention hog and I just don't know how I feel about that. I mean, I'm into sharing to a point but I just don't know. The only funny thing about it is that he really irritates Dot when he steals her thunder. He likes hanging around me though, I think maybe I'm his idol. Not so hard to believe since I'm the coolest dog here.

There's a couple odd things about him that remind me of Dakota, a LOT. I think the people have noticed it too. He'll spend lots and lots of time cleaning out my ears. The only other dog that ever cleaned our ears was Dakota. I like it. Plus he's starting to sleep in Dakota's spot in the closet a lot. I think that's strange, I never understood why Dakota liked that. Those shoes are kinda smelly.

Here's a pic of us, Mom says not to look at her, just focus on the handsome dogs. Bear's melon is huge, I think he could swallow both of our heads. Weirdo.
I'm trying to convince Mom that he should live here forever. I think he's my Soul-Brother. Maybe I need to start a campaign.
Love - Tucker

16 comments:

Aunt Jan said...

Dear Tucker Doodle,
I VOTE YES, YES, YES...for Bear to be your forever brother!!! He looks so happy and seems to really love you, maybe he's YOUR special angel, sent to you by Dakota...maybe that is why he does so many special things that remind you of his love!

Stoodleville said...

Are you taking cookies for campaign contributions? Cuz we've been saying it all along...he's one of the pack!

Ben, Robin & Blue

Avery said...

Hooray!!! A campaign for Bear permanency! I'll join! Can we make campaign signs? How about:
"Adopt a Bear"
"Bear: The Next Brat"
or
"Can't Bear to be Without Him"

Keep us posted on how it's going!

Wags,
Avery

Holly said...

I think he's doing a great job working his way into her heart all by himself!!

Luckie the Dachie said...

Hey Tucker, I think Aunt Jan is right!! Dakota must have sent Bear to keep you all company. In a short period of one month, I think he has become a part of the pack with or without you knowing. I wanna put my paw on the campaign for Bear to be your Forever Brother!! Let me know where to sign erm..paw i mean.
PS : I like the way your Mom cuddles the both of you!!

Peanut said...

Hey start a petition I will give you my paw. Bear so needs to live there with you all forever. Hey I clean out Flash's ears all the time. He doesn't like it but I hold him down. haha

Ruby Bleu said...

Get me that petition to sign! Bear needs to stay with the pack! He seems so happy....that picture is great!!!! You all look so happy.

Lots of Licks, Ruby

wally said...

Aw Tucker! That tugs at my heartstrings. I hope you get to keep your friend! (If not, maybe he could live with us! I'm not joking, either. My ma ape would drive to get him!). But I think you should get him. Everybody needs a friend. And a friend who cleans your ears is hard to find.

wally.

Lisa said...

Aw, what a happy family pictures. I vote yes, too! I think Dakota sent him to you.

Ferndoggle said...

What an awesome picture! We vote yes, yes, yes!! We think Big Bear should stay! It's fate. We think your Mom is pretty fond of him too.

Sherman, Penny & Lola

Lorenza said...

My mom thinks the same. Dakota sent him to be part of the family. And you are a great family with people who love you so much!
I support your campaign!!
Besos y abrazos
Lorenza

Sitka and Tia's BLAWG! said...

Woo Woo Tucker! I love the picture of you, Bear and your mom!!! Also, I think he has found his forever home (I think your mom knows that too!!)
Hugs, Sitka

Lady Kaos said...

If you need any help with your campaign, let me know! We need to get that Foster Brother status changed to Fulltime Brother. You two look very comfy on your Mom's lap.
Kaos

Dakota said...

I vote for Brother Bear!

Dakota

Dachsies Rule said...

We vote yes ... and that's THREE votes! You probably won't get too many votes against the idea because we are all suckers for happy endings.

Roxie, Sammy & Andy

Jamie and Sunny said...

Hey Maryann, I told you when you first got him, you'd succumb to the eye thingy!!!!! I happen to like his melon head!! AND, sometimes our friends at the rainbow bridge send us someone they think we might need!! Jamie and Sunny