This weekend, a new foster dog arrived on our doorstep. He started his travels in a Bakersfield shelter:
Judy, foster mum extraordinnaire:
here. The current pit stop is my home:
As you can tell from the video, we've named him Max (aka Maxwell) and he is loving, smart, fast, wicked-fun and has an obsession with shoes. We suspect that he is a Jack Russell Terrier and Poodle mix, otherwise known as a Jack-a-Poo. (Poo-dog. Hehe. Almost too easy...) CL already believes that he will be an outstanding agility dog. Me? I'm just looking forward to thwarting CL's exercise regime with early morning antics!
p.s. Why Maxwell? He reminds CL of her favorite war rat from her Delores/Hannah YA Fantasy trilogy: