Short version: We’re getting a dog, and we need name suggestions!!
Long version:John and I always knew that one day, we would get a dog. We just didn’t know when.
Since we both grow up with dogs, we knew the responsibilities that came along with dog ownership, and we just weren’t ready for it. We figured we’d at least wait until we had some kids since surely we’d have to be responsible by then! Once Kyle was born, our plates were full enough and we just figured the timing wasn’t right. And so, we dragged our heals a little longer.
When Kyle was about 8 or 9 months old, I took him to our local off-leash dog park. He had the best time sitting and watching the dogs run around. It became our daily routine and the smile stayed on Kyle’s face for hours after watching the dogs. Continue reading