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30 Dogs 30 Days - Salvador Doggie

"Salvador Doggie," 24" x 48", acrylics on panel, $1499 plua a&h to the first asking nicely. I accept paypal, venmo, personal checks and payment plans. Inquiries may come directly to moi - and thank you very much!

A couple years ago, the kids and my hub got it in their heads that they wanted another dog, a little lap warmer. I wasn't so sure.  With a senior dog, two cats, a bunny, hamsters and a constant flow of kids at our house, I felt we already had enough going on. They ganged up for months, sending me links to Petfinder dogs with the saddest little faces, and I was the Mean Mom, saying nope. No. Nadda. It's not happening.

And then, while walking into the pet store to get food for the three thousand animals we already were caring for, we ran into this little guy. There was an adoption event, and he was there, sitting on someone's lap. He locked eyes with The Princess, and then my hub, and he fell apart. It was like they were separated at birth. How could I say no to the way he turned himself inside out just to be seen by them? Or how he melted into their bodies and returned hugs with a deep sigh?

I melted too. He came home with us. And now is the official lap warmer in our household. It's a true life happily ever after.

Thanks, as always, for following along with my artwork and journey.
Warmly, Kim

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