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Saturday, August 7, 2010

Not Talkin'

Here's a fountain...

Here's a wet dog....
You figure it out.

Those who know aren't talkin.
Those who are talkin' don't know.

The joke appears to be on Abbey - while at breakfast after her "misadventure" I noticed that her left ear flap felt like a water balloon - squishy. I called the vet - who said it sounded like a hematoma - caused by violently shaking ones head - and bursting blood vessels in the ear. Yep - now we have an appointment for Monday - where Abbs will probably need to have her ear surgically drained...ALL BECAUSE SHE JUMPED INTO "SOMETHING" "SOMEWHERE" and got soaked...then shook her head so hard in an effort to dry off - that she hurt herself!

Wait a minute - since Abbs doesn't have a checking account and no funds of her own to pay for above mentioned vet visit - I guess the joke's on me. Good thing she's so cute!

Her hi jinx were videotaped by a tourist in the park this morning. We're keeping out fingers crossed that she does not show up on You Tube.

7 comments:

JackDaddy said...

I would have loved to seen her in the fountain. There's something special about dogs who like water :)

1000 Goldens said...

Poor Abbey, that doesn't sound like a fun trip to the vet at all. We hope it goes smoothly for your girl.

Pigtown-Design said...

YIKES! I've never heard of that happening.

Olde Tyme Marketplace said...

Sounds like she had a wonderful time! Pure reckless abandon. So sorry to hear about her ear.
Beth

Sugar the Golden Retriever said...

Woof! Woof! Can totally relate ... happened to me when I was 3 years old. Hope you are alright, Abbey. Your ear might hurt a lot. Yikes ... Sending you Golden Thoughts on your vet visit. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

Ben said...

Oh Abbs
You need a trust fund...call me I will tell ya how
To siphon $$$ from the peeps.
Love ya
Ben

elsiegirl said...

Poor Abbey... Girl, that's why I don't swim! I just chase my mom and bark at her when she does. I should add, she doesn't swim in fountains as far as I know!