Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Chou Chou Briard Does Halloween

Happy Halloween from Chou Chou Briard!
("I'm a sheepdog!")

She's been a busy therapy dog, going to her visits in her sheep costume.  But first, she paid a visit to her vet, to cheer her up, and said goodbye to her physical therapist, who is moving.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Chou Chou Therapy Dog Gets Ready for Halloween

("This was my Halloween costume last year. I was a butterfly! You will see this year's costume soon -- it's perfect for me!")

("I have been wearing my new costume for therapy dog visits, so children will smile.") 

Friday, October 17, 2014

Kayaking Chou Chou Briard

On a beautiful Fall day, my two friends picked up Chou Chou and me, and off we went to Folsom Lake to go kayaking! Nick was  our trip leader and Debbie was our photographer. 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Chou Chou Briard Does Couture

Today Chou Chou went to be measured for her Halloween costume, which is being made just for her. ("But my costume is a secret!") And she tried to renew her friendship with Tinsel ("We met in a Tricks Class!"), who is not sure he likes her.

See more of Tinsel and Chou Chou on YouTube!

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Chou Chou Briard Finds a Playmate

We were outside a Starbucks, waiting for friends, when Chou yanked me over to the window next door. It was a designer consignment boutique. I peered in the window and saw racks of clothes. Chou Chou saw something else.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Chou Chou the Therapy Dog: In the Library

Chou Chou has her AKC Therapy Dog title now -- that means she has accomplished more than 50 therapy visits -- but she can still getting herself in trouble.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Chou Chou's Q & A

Q: Do you like wearing your beret?

A: ("Oui, of course! I am a French herding dog! When I was outside for 4 hours, to give hug therapy to stressed college students, my hat kept my head warm!") 

Q: You kept it on your head for 4 hours?

A: ("No, no! Just on and off! My pawrent puts it on, then later I shake it off! It's a fun game!")