Dogs Day Out

Riri went out for a vacation with her fellow furballs from mom’s side of the family, and had us humans tag along. We left around 7 in the morning and arrived at Tingko Beach in Alcoy around 10-ish. It was a hot summer day. We humans prepared the table and the food while the furballs waited. After eating…

40.7 degrees Celsius

June 22, 2014 7:40pm I stare at Riri lying on the floor in my Mom and Dad’s room, shivering and looking tired with those small, droopy eyes of hers. Riri’s been acting really strange since morning. She didn’t eat. She didn’t drink. She didn’t even bother dealing with the ice cubes in front of her for which…

Riri’s Obedience Training

Feb 15 2014 is Riri’s first day of obedience training. I am so lucky and grateful to have scheduled a home training session with famous Cebu Dog Trainer and Behaviorist ‘Jojo Bautista’. Training Session 1: ‘Leave it’ ‘No’ Training Session 2: ‘Wait’ Training Session 3: ‘Down’ Training Session 4:  Proper dog-walking I’m still in the…

Our Nuriko, “Riri” for short

T’was January 15th of year 2012, when our  beloved 12-yr old sausage-like family member joined our Lord God in the heavens. Shiori was a great companion despite her very possessive and overly-jealous attitude. I clearly remember the day when she agonizingly (but with all her strength) waited for hours for me to wake up and drop…