Meet the New Dog, Not the Same as the Old Dog

Pets ingratiate themselves into your life in funny ways. About fourteen years ago, an 11-year old Elizabeth Case and I trekked to Sacramento to look at some Corgi pups. The breeder brought out the Corgi’s, who looked pretty bland and sort of lay there looking at us. Neither my daughter nor I were particularly impressed. After several minutes, a tiny double-dapple shorthair miniature dachshund pup trotted out, hopped into Elizabeth’s lap and into our lives. We named her Jania. We […]