Hungry? There's enough here for everyone.

Dining in the snowbank.

My Shih Tzu, Smidgen loves fresh snow. Each trip outdoors after a new snowfall turns into a tasty treat. Every few steps she takes a bite. Sometimes she's so distracted trying to devour all the snow, she seems to forget why she actually needed to go out. There's so much to eat and so little time! She should be getting her fill this year. (She only eats fresh snow... none of the old, stale or yellow stuff.)

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mamak says ... on Sunday, Oct 25 at 7:41 AM

Also have met this pup. I think it must be something they get from their family life, as Smidge's predecessor also had mucho personality!! Also might help to be EXTREMELY spoiled there, mother! But photogenic is not the word. Enjoying the pics!!

JBH says ... on Wednesday, Jun 24 at 2:56 PM

Smidgen is adorable. We have two Shih Tzu and love them so much. I promise I will post a picture soon.

"Doc" says says ... on Saturday, Jan 24 at 10:43 AM

Yay for the shih tzu breed! They are photogenic, smart, & provide several laughs a day as they demonstarte the human/animal bond. We have one too & Smidgen's phtoto tells the whole story.

2manypetz says ... on Saturday, Jan 24 at 7:55 AM

Smidge!!! stay away from the yellow snow....it is not lemon flavored!!

DixDee says ... on Friday, Jan 23 at 12:43 AM

Three cheers for veterinary medicine, the vets in Victor and at ISU. Despite hepatic microvascular dysplasia, a marker for JRD and on top of that nearly dying of vitamin d toxicity a few yrs. ago, Smidgen goes strong. Think what we would have missed!

Emma's Mom says ... on Thursday, Jan 22 at 11:49 PM

I happen to know this dog quite well... she is a big fan of raspberries on her belly!

Denise says ... on Thursday, Jan 22 at 7:07 PM

I think that Brother is just jealous that he isn't sweet, innocent and doesn't smell good. Sounds like sour grapes to me!

DixDee says ... on Thursday, Jan 22 at 5:17 PM

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but yes, pictures also omit much info. Brother must have had the pleasure of Smidgen's acquanintance. She has dreams of grandeur... she is a 120 lb. rottweiler in a 12 lb. shih tzu's body, but so lovable!

Brother says ... on Thursday, Jan 22 at 3:14 AM

By looking at this picture one would think this dog is sweet, innocent and probably smells pretty good. I think a lot of information is selectively missing.

DixDee says ... on Thursday, Jan 22 at 1:51 AM

Yes, that has been caught on film, too. I will have to add that picture in the future.

Denise says ... on Wednesday, Jan 21 at 10:11 PM

I know this talented dog! You should see what she does to a roll of toilet paper!

Vicki says ... on Tuesday, Jan 20 at 1:51 PM

Dix- What were you thinking? You interrupted her fine meal. No wonder she looks mad.

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