Saturday, January 1, 2011

2010 Review

We wish all our cyber-paw pals a barky New Year. We hope 2011, the Year of the Rabbit is kind to every paw. We are laughing as pictures of Elmer Fudd chasing Bugs Bunny dance through our head. For us 2010 was okay, but there were sad times and good times. Now for the Key West Collies 2010 recap.

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20 JAN - We meet Benjamin the White Collie at Angel Paws.

27 FEB - Renovations are complete at our house.

15 APR - We have a new vehicle .

13 MAY - Cousin RJ signs are guest book.

22 MAY - Brother Buddy - Deacon Pawther adopts a family in the Florida Keys.

10 JUN – We celebrate our third blog-aversary.

12 JUN – Trip to Ohio, we see our pals Clyde, Hattie, Cassie and Dog Dad’s family.

Essex, Grand-Paw & Deacon

20 JUN - We celebrate Pawthers Day with Grand-Paw.

2 JUL – Return to Key West from our Ohio Trip.

13 AUG - Emergency Trip to Ohio.

18 AUG - Grand Paw crosses the Rainbow Bridge.

19 AUG - Tosca gets the better of two mean pitbulls.
We get email from Tosca's Mom a couple days later and are amazed by the story.

25 AUG - Return to Key West.

25 SEP - Gremlins destroy our pool.

27 SEP - We meet Chase, the Red & White Irish Setter.

Essex, Deacon & Buddy

9 OCT - We get together with Buddy (Deacon's Dad, Essex's Brudder) at Islamorada Founder's Park Dog Park.

25 OCT - 5th Anniversary of Herricane Wilma.

3 NOV - Our computer and Internet go down.

10 NOV - The 35th anniversary of the sinking of the SS Edmond Fitzgerald. Made famous made famous in song by Gordon Lightfoot.


13 NOV - We meet Kylie the Collie, who is staying next door for several months.

25 NOV - Essex's pal, Lucy crosses the Rainbow Bridge in Valdosta, Georgia. Lucy was 14 years old.


8 DEC - The 30th anniversary of the shooting of John Lennon.

11 DEC - We are back up on the Internet

22 DEC - Dad’s Brudder, Stevie-Grrr-Wonder, comes to visit us.

23 DEC - Opy crosses the Rainbow Bridge. There are many sad dogs and humans through out DWB.

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We look forward to 2011 and all the adventures that may come our way. Dog speed and may the Great Dane be with all our cyber-paw pals.

Essex & Deacon


Jake of Florida said...

We know 2010 was a bittersweet year for you!! We hope 2011 will be more sweet and less bitter!

And we're starting off right now with my ninth barkday!!! Getting up there, aren't I!!!

Wirey woofs, and a New Year's kiss for Essex from JH.

Jake and Just Harry

Jans Funny Farm said...

Interesting recap. We have never seen a white collie before. Very pretty!

We know the loss of your grandpaw was very hard.

Have a happy 2011.

Kess And Her Mama said...

Happy 2011! May the new year bring you joy, peace and blessings!

Dawn said...

I hope 2011 has more happy moments than sad for you guys! I know you will always miss your friends and your grandpaw though. Hugs to you!

Anonymous said...

Merry Merry and Happy Happy as another one rolls around! Here's to stolen treats and small prey to chase in the New Year.

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