Friday, October 14, 2011

Let's Go Shopping!

Ha roo, pups and cool cats!  It's me - Zim!  At first I thought it was rather odd that Mom invited me to go shopping with her yesterday, but Mom was looking for a place way out in the boonies that we'd never been to -- obviously I was along to navigate.  (As some of you may remember, my mom could get lost inside a lunch-sized paper bag, so one of my duties is Navigation!)  We found the place without too much trouble and got out to look around.

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Mom was all kinds of excited and said she'd found exactly the place she and Dad were looking for. I was a little concerned about her, since all I saw was a bunch of rocks.

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I mean ... rocks. And ...

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"Most peculiar!"

... I'm not sure. But it was a GREAT place to explore!

We went into a little office and met a very nice lady named Tara who showed us around.

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Did I mention she gives really nice ear scratchies? I sure liked her! She said she could help Mom find just what she was after - and had a special surprise for me, too. Really?!?! For me?

We walked around some more ...

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"Hmm..."

Tara said it would be OK if I went in there.  Ha roo roo roo!

She showed Mom a billion different rocks of all shapes and sizes and kinds and then ... THEN ...

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"Ha roo!"

She was the "surprise" my new friend Tara mentioned.  I can't remember her name, but WOWZERS, was she sweet!!!  We play bowed and stuff and then she showed me all over the place!

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"Oh, come smell this, Zim!"

It was the BEST shopping trip I've EVER been on; we had a blast exploring everything together!  Too soon, it was time to head home, so my new Golden friend and I said our good-byes.

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Oh, I know what you're thinking. It looks like she's giving me a kiss, doesn't it?  Well, I'm NOT going to tell!  That's between us!

Mom and Dad will be going back to buy some rocks very soon.  I sure hope I get to go with them!!!

Play bows,
Zim

12 comments:

  1. Well that's darn sweet! Didn't know there'd be some nice gal dogs at a store - I'll have to go on the Foraging Trips too!

    Woof,
    Rafe

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  2. Shopping and match making! Productive day! :)

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  3. You were between a rock and a sweet place ;-)

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  4. What a fun trip for you and what a pretty girl, Zim! We sure hope you get to go back!

    Love ya lots
    Maggie and Mitch

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  5. You know what Zim? When we had our back patio done, some guy named Mason took momma to a store just like that and she was totally overwhelmed by all the different rocks. I don't think there were any hot golden gals there, though. Ha roo, indeed.

    Slobbers,
    Mango

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  6. Wow that looks like an awesome shopping trip - we go to a place like that but there is a kitteh and no doggies that stay there :(

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  7. That looks like it was a fun shopping trip Zim! At first it looked like a rock-y start but at least you got ear scritches and then met a pretty girl! We didn't know there were mountain goats in Kansas though.

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  8. That is something new, rock shopping. Have not heard of that before. I hope they have some heavy machines because those things are heavy! Your new friend is cute.

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  9. AWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW. HOW SWEET. GOOD DAY FOR YOU ZIMMIE.

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  10. Wow, when you said your day rocked, you meant it. But, Zim Dawg, we thought you were more into rap than rock(s).

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  11. If I knew there were nice friends like that at the shops, I might be inclined to go along!

    Huffs

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  12. We'd love to visit a shop like that, especially if it is run by a Golden!

    ...any chance those signs were for sale? We'd love to put the fishy sign on our desert landscaping! LOL!

    Sam

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