Category Archives: Colby
I just learned that Colby almost only growls at other dogs when it’s just me walking him and barks ferociously at passing dogs almost exclusively when I’m home alone. Cutie.
Colby is twitching so incredibly in his dream that it looks like he’s having a seizure. I’m about 95% sure he isn’t. I have a test tomorrow for which I haven’t read the text. I know I’ve got half the … Continue reading
I’ve always considered myself someone who likes animals. Additionally, when asked, I say my favorite animal is a dog. The past week, however, I’ve been wondering if perhaps I’ve been wrong. This story begins with my retired neighbor and her … Continue reading
If Colby had been one of Pavlov’s dogs, classical conditioning would never have gotten off the ground. If you aren’t familiar with Pavlov‘s experiment, let me briefly explain. Pavlov took a bunch of dogs and rang a bell, recording their … Continue reading
So, Colby apparently thinks that going inside and then coming inside is like hitting some kind of ‘reset’ button. If he’s done something bad (like drag the recycling all over the house) or we’re ignoring his pleas for sustenance (we … Continue reading