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Category Archives: Pets & Animals

Riverfront Park

Chris and I really like going to Riverfront Park and walking or bike-riding along the levy next to the River. It is one of the flattest trails in Lawrence and reminds us of Florida. Recently we took Chita there for the first time. She enjoyed sniffing around and listening to the loud roar of the river more »

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iphone pics

These are just some pictures of Chita that I took with my iphone over the past couple of days and I thought I’d share them with everyone. She loves to sleep on her bed that Cole and I made her. At night, when it’s her bedtime, she’ll go jump in it (sometimes). She still loves more »

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Bye Bye Uncle Cole

Chita went with us to take her Uncle Cole to the airport when he went back to Florida. She really misses him because they had a great time playing together and she fell in love with him right away. Every morning he was here (and after he left) she would run to the stairs several more »

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Suspended & Elevated Dog Bed

Chita loves to sit in Elyse’s lounge chair in the backyard so I wanted to get a suspended dog bed for her. I found them online, but decided I could build one for a fraction of the cost. Since Cole was here I figured there was no better time. After a quick trip to Home more »

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peanut butter and jelly

Recently, Chita got her first taste of human food and it was without our approval! We plan to stick to dog food and dog treats for her, but she has other plans. We were playing out in the yard and she was off her leash. She ran over into the neighbor’s yard and out of more »

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Chita’s Adventures: Swimming Lessons

Well, after taking Chita to the lake several times and her getting accustomed to the water but never going past where she could stand up, I decided it was time to take her swimming! When we got there, I tried walking out into the lake, but she didn’t seem too interested in following me out. more »

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just sittin’ around

Here we are sitting around with Chita. We do a lot of sitting on the floor these days so that we can play with her. We love that she runs over and sits in your lap anytime you come sit on the floor. So sweet! If she is being calm and behaving, we let her more »

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