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Old 12-06-2012, 07:57 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Lol, love this thread. We have to spell outside, upstairs, leash and cookie. When the pack is asleep and I want hubby's attention, I'll quietly knock my ring on the table or whatever is closest to hand. Of course, after 20 years of marriage and working together as partners in a maximum security prison, usually a look is all either one of us needs to communicate something.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:48 AM   #12 (permalink)
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We spell ride, outside, cookie, and my brothers name Terry. If Mattie hears us say my brothers name she goes nuts waiting and looking for him. They are wrestling buddies and he is the only person that lets her be a "lap dog".
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:40 AM   #13 (permalink)
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We started to spell Walk when we got Rally and she figured it out, Octane hasn't. So now we say stroll when we don't want them to know. You can't say hungry, breakfast, supper, cookie, car or ride. Otherwise Rally scream crieds for an hour and Octane spins in circle so fast you wonder if he's going to get vertigo.

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Old 12-06-2012, 09:50 AM   #14 (permalink)
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We have to spell some words too, but the bad part is most of my dogs have figured out what the spelling spells after a while. They are way too smart for their own good.
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:38 AM   #15 (permalink)
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we too have to spell outside, walk, car, ride, cookie etc however miss Brandi brat that she is
KNOWS what we are spelling already her pig Latin is not as good though
Carol mommy of Roxi aka "rotten" at the bridge RIP sweet girl you are missed, Brandi, Buster and miss Ziggy and occasionally Mia

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Old 12-06-2012, 04:09 PM   #16 (permalink)
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We have to spell walk, ball, food, treat, breakfast, dinner otherwise chaos ensues
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:09 PM   #17 (permalink)
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lol funny we always whisper to the kids do yall wanna go out n play? cuz if the dogs hear it they knock us all down to get to the door lol
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:36 PM   #18 (permalink)
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We must spell walk, go outside, and try not to use the phrase "do you want to". Sooner or later, they will also learn to spell!!! He, he, he...

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Old 12-06-2012, 06:31 PM   #19 (permalink)
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I don't need to spell anything, yet...
But that is probably cause my husband is mean and asks Sally if she wants to go for a walk then decides he has to go to the toilet, put shoes and socks on, find his phone, find the cricket ball... so she isn't convinced that walk actually means walk... however when I say it in the morning she will drop everything and follow me while I get the lead and treat/poopbag bag. She knows I mean it!
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Walk, ball, toy, treat, play, park, and never say whose hear or good lord all hell breaks lose

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