~ PHOTO GALLERY ~
HEIDI ~ and her buddie ~ EMMA Peel
Pokee with his long-time best-buds
JOEY & KANGA
*Lana* *Emma* *Coco* *Beau* *Maggie*
* Look out, it's a Little Dog Convention *
HEIDI ~ and her BFF & boy-dog-friend ~ OTTO
~ A Couch Full of Sweet Dogs ~
"Enough posin' already...
Can I get back to playing now?"
Long Beach Socialite Spy Girl Miss EMMA Peel
~ drumming up trouble with another of her girl-dog-buddies ~
Miss MAGGIE of Astoria
Pokee, Kanga, Joey, Frodo & Lil Joey
Emma ~ Heidi ~ Lana
Doing what little-girl-dogs do on a rainy afternoon.
Group Shots &
otherwise and also known as
Director of Winter Water Sports
We think our parents
have an acute case M.C.S.
~ DO NOT DISTURB ~
"This play time stuff can really be hard work....."
~zzzzzzzzz~ zzzzzzzzz ~ zzzzzz`
"My mom says I'm really a German Shepherd with short legs..."
"Giz" ~ "Gizzy-Girl"
Meet Another Pair of Our
FUN & AWESOME
~ Little Girl Dogs ~
KK & Gizzy
and his many
("Mom is a very smart lady")
Hard to believe this gorgeous young lady is 10, which makes her one of our
Which makes us very lucky girls!
Lazing around on a rainy winter afternoon
Do puppies come any more adorable than this?
The Energizer Bunny
of Pokee's Place
Porsche-the-puppy and her kitties,
Gabby & Frank
~A rare moment~
Recharging Her Battery
All grown up now & in her Mom's office
asking the burning question...
"Hey Mom ... is it Thursday yet?"
"I can't believe my Mom makes me
pose like this every Christmas..."
"What's a self-respecting dog to do? "
"Eat this Santa. That's what...".
Top Contender for
BEST BUDDY IN THE WHOLE WORLD
A Heartfelt Quote from Pokee's Mom
This is a dog who takes his RELAX-TIME seriously
A soon-to-be Senior Citizen Dog
With Everybody's Buddy
Director of Water Sports
Lil Joey & Porsche
"Rest-time is over, right? That means we go out & play now, right?
Now is okay, right? Like ... right-now, right?"
Porsche & her buddies, Lil Joey & Emma Mae
With her gal-pal,
GRACE of Astoria
"You bet I'll take one of those treats...."
"Check that out, Grace ... shall we?"
"You bet I'lm ready to go out & play!! LET'S GO!"
* THE ENERGY TWINS *
GRACIE Girl of Astoria & Miss PORSCHE of Ilwaco
Rare photo, circa 2010
The girls stopped just long enough for a quick photo, which was a rare
event. Get them together and they're a lightning streak going by!!
"What do you mean dogs don't belong on picnic tables? Looks great up here to me...."
Time for a few
~ GROUP SHOTS ~
Adorable Little-Girl-Dog Friends
"KK" ~ Lana ~ Coco
Maggie ~ Pokee ~ Lana ~ Otto
We know what posin' means.... treats are next!
Emma Coco Lana My sister, Gizzy And me, KK
"ARF. Perfect. Exactly what I had in mind. ( I love this place...." )
Here's three more reasons we love it at Pokee's Place
Just look at our new friends!
Emma Mae Frodo
~ Inseperable New Girl Dog Friends ~
LILY of Chinook & GRACIE of Seaview
Psssst . . . This page might also take a little while to load, but we're adorable ... and we're worth it!
"You bet I'm ready ... for whatever FUN you have in mind!"
The Ten Essential Skills of the
CANINE GOOD CITIZEN PROGRAM
1.Accepting a Friendly Stranger
This test demonstrates that the dog will allow a friendly stranger to approach it and speak to the handler in a natural, everyday situation.
2. Sitting Politely For Petting
This test demonstrates that the dog will allow a friendly stranger to touch it while it is out with its handler.
3. Appearance & Grooming
This practical test demonstrates that the dog will welcome being groomed and examined and will permit someone, such as a veterinarian, groomer or friend of the owner, to do so. It also demonstrates the owner's care, concern and sense of responsibility.
4. Out For A Walk (Loose Leash Walking)
This test demonstrates that the handler is in control of the dog. The dog may be on either side of the handler.
5. Walking Through A Crowd
This test demonstrates that the dog can move about politely in pedestrian traffic and is under control in public places.
6. Sit & Down & Stay In Place
This test demonstrates that the dog has training, will respond to the handler's commands to sit and down and will remain as placed by the handler.
7. Come When Called
This test demonstrates that the dog will come when called by the handler.
8. Reaction to Another Dog
This test demonstrates that the dog can behave politely around other dogs.
9. Reaction to Distractions
Demonstrates that the dog is confident at all times when faced with common distracting situations.
10. Supervised Separation
Demonstrates that a dog can be left with a trusted person, if necessary and will maintain training and good manners.
is not only a beautiful & loving dog,
he is an A.K.C. recognized
"CANINE GOOD CITIZEN"
The Canine Good Citizen Program & Award
was created by the American Kennel Club to reward dogs
who exhibit good manners at home and in the community.
We are very proud to say that Duke passed his Canine Good Citizen
exam with our awesome trainer, Erica Curtis, of
Duke exhibits every one of the traits below ... *and more.
(*What's "the more?" He's fun! He's polite! He's sweet as can be! He likes every dog
he meets here at Pokee's Place ... and besides all that? We love it when Duke's parents
go out of town, 'cause that means we get to enjoy this aweome dog!! :-)
... with Pokee & Lil Joey
BUDDY & SADIE
of Long Beach
And his Sweet-Sister
Buddy is a Burnese Mountain Dog.
He's also 11, which makes him one of our honored
* SENIOR CITIZEN DOGS *
Sweet Sadie is Dingo and Shepherd
Sadie is 8, going on 3.....
And to his parents, Dale & Deborah, who had a 10-point program of their own
in order to pass this AKC program!
Emma Mae Frodo Pokee Gracie of Seaview
This is an incredible accomplishment!
Duke's Girl-Lab-Friends, Gracie & Lily
Honey Kanga Joey Pokee Emma Mae Frodo
SIMON & JINGO
Theeeee Most Senior
Senior Citizen Dog
of the Pokee's Place Pals!
Scout's companion, housemate
and a SENIOR CITIZEN DOG himself!
The Adorable Mister
June 2011 update:
PHOTO GALLERY PAGE III
... with OTTO and his new haircut!
Sadie loves Buddy, but she's also a smarty-pants ... "Neener ~ Neener ~ Neener
Buddy is a senior,
Buddy is a senior ...."
(An adorable one, tho)
( WE LOVE IT * LOVE IT * LOVE IT )
HEIDI and her new friend, ANGUS
(Uh-oh, Otto .... Heidi is looking pretty smitten with the new boy in town....)
One of our NEW KIDS on the block!
This is LADY
"Hey Angus, this is my bed..."
("Well, how about we share, girl-friend?")