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The Culprit

This is the culprit in the pumpkin pie incident. Notice how guilty Buddy still looks even several hours later.

We adopted Buddy from the stray shelter back in October 2004. Whenever the holidays roll around, he seems to get anxious and scrounges for food or anything he considers edible. This has included books, photographs, boxes, and he even gnawed on the coffee table that used to belong to my grandma.

We don't know why he has food insecurities or if he's just worried about being abandoned or lost. Aside from his seasonal bad habits, Buddy is a wonderful dog that we love to pieces.


Emma said…
Our pooch has food issues as well, but they are not seasonal. If we allowed her to eat as much as she wanted, I have no doubt whatsoever that she would eat herself to death. On the rare occasions she forget what a scavenger she is, she managed to get a bagel with a schmear off the kitchen table and dump a bowl of soup all over the kitchen floor. She also has a thing for Kleenex that we can't quite figure out.

My mom will be cooking the giblets for our PugPei, so she'll be in her glories on Thanksgiving. Perhaps Buddy already had his special holiday treat?

Have a great Thanksgiving. The pies look wonderful. Even Buddy's. ;)
Mr. Nighttime said…
You can tell that dog is a criminal, the low hanging ears, the guilty forehead, and worst of all, those puppy dog eyes... ;-)

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