Cold hosing

While we were in Oregon, Arainha strained her left foreleg, doing an impromptu levade over a narrow creek that was dark enough that she could not tell its depth and so made doubly sure she cleared it. Actually, it turned out to be an abcess, at the coronet band, that...

Peaches, and

Got back late from our road trip to Oregon. The chihuahua Peaches at the Ryan Ranch came to say hello to me, and then jumped up into the truck, sniffing, and whining a little bit, looking for Jillian, whom she clearly loves, and not finding her. And that is pretty...