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One-Liner Wednesday – Alert Creature

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There’s no creature more alert than a dog when there’s potential food to be had.

Photo: My beagle-Basset hound cross, Winston, sitting on the kitchen floor, looking up at my hand, waiting for me to drop some food.


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43 thoughts on “One-Liner Wednesday – Alert Creature

  1. Don’t I know it! Dogs love food! 😀

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  5. Winston is so handsome!

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  6. True. They are experts. Sweet photo.

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  7. I had a beagle shelty pup – what a sweetheart. Not a very bright dog but very sweet!

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  13. Winston is such a sweetie! 🙂

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  15. When I first had cats, I fed them tinned cat food. Then the sound of the electric can-opener brought them meowing from any part of the house. Cats came and went and the new generation got fed dried kibbles. Nevertheless, every time I used the can opener, there were the kitties reacting to a sound that had never meant food to them.

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  19. Awww, he’s adorable. Our dog knew the sound of plastic wrap, and would show up before the plate / pack was uncovered.

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  23. Cat comes close, when we open the fridge!

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