Thursday, September 15, 2011

It's My Job

Woo, everypup and everycat.  It's me - Dave, Guide Dog for the Color Blind!  Yesterday was just a great day!  We went on a couple walks, played, had a few snacks after lunch, then I settled in right here:

IMG_3970 Dave
"Hi!"

Mom commented that it was unusual for me to lay there; Zim usually guards the front door. (You know -- in case we have unexpected visitors or something.)  True... but I saw Mom go to the UPS site on the computer to track a certain package we were expecting and ...

IMG_3973 YEA!
BINGO!!!

It was the latest fabric order I helped her place!

IMG_3980 Dave
"Let's crack this box OPEN!"

I couldn't believe she made me wait to open the package!

Finally she agreed we could open it and have a look at all the fabric. Check this out:

IMG_3982 Dave
"Aqua!  And lime!  And azure!  And basil!  And ... WOO!!!"

I love it all! All but one are Amy Butler prints. I really like the way Amy puts color together.

IMG_3985 Dave
"What?!?"

What? Don't look at me like that - I'm a Guide Dog for the Color Blind -- this is my job!

I thought we should go out and admire the fabs in the natural daylight; Mom thought that was a great idea.

IMG_3992 Dave (and Zim)

Zim came with us to stand guard, as you can see.

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Don't they look great?!?! Mom just now got them out of the wash; I'm going to have to supervise her ironing them all this afternoon. I'd best rest up!  Do you all love your jobs as much as I do?!?

Luv,
Dave, GDFTCB

12 comments:

  1. You have such an awesome job!! Keep up the good work. :)

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  2. Dave you are one talented pup! You certainly have an eye for great prints and colors!

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  3. nice patterns...now help her out!!
    Benny & Lily

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  4. Dave, what would your mom do without you? You picked out gorgeous fabric for her and we can't wait to see what you snoopervise her making!

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  5. Dave, woo know how to pick winners! Those are terrific! Can't wait to see what your equally talented mom is going to make with them!

    jack & moo

    PS - we love our jobs, too!

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  6. Good thing you kept guard over that door to make sure that beautiful fabric arrived in time. :)

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  7. You sure have an eye for the greatest fabrics, Dave! Our mom would love to get a box like that in the mail!

    Love ya lots
    Maggie and Mitch

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  8. The aqua one with the dark green swirls - on the left in the last picture - is my favourite. It would go with your eyes beautifully, Davy.

    Huffs

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  9. What beautiful fabrics! You do have a pawsome job, Dave. I'm Grocery Inspector at our house and I love it! Especially when I *have* to inspect the dog cookies ;-/

    Keep up the good work!
    ~Minnie

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  10. Blue hues are definitely your shade Dave! Your mom is so lucky to have all your help!

    Holly

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  11. Wow, you did a great job helping your mom to pick beautiful fabrics:) Another proof to the world that dogs rock!

    Mocha Barney, Ashley Pumpernickel and Winniechurchill

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  12. What a great job you do Dave those are some pawesome colors for sure!! I must say that I really like my job in backyard squirrel control too!

    Smileys!
    Dory

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