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Lunch with Luigi

Luigi has been a pretty good dog this week. Well he DID fall in the pool again and ate a few sticks, but he has learned "SIT", and "Bring it to Mommy". When he asked nicely to go on an outing, we couldn't refuse.

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We went to Sogno, our favorite cafe in Palm Desert. They are very dog-friendly, and good dogs may sit on the patio. Luigi was served water from a handmade small ceramic bowl with blue paw prints. Brad and I shared a tuna melt, and a delicious rustic raspberry tart while Luigi either sat quietly at our feet, or allowed dog-lovers to stop and pet him.

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Sogno is ready for Valentine's Day with an assortment of heart-shaped goodies:

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I have decided that at this stage, Luigi is like a few children from my teaching days who are perfectly behaved, delightful kids at school, and monsters at home. Parents are amazed that the teacher reports polite, rule-following behavior. Teachers are surprised to hear that the child is a "little devil" at home.

Luigi is a perfect dog in public. He is only naughty at home (sometimes). This chewing stage will pass...

He may have to earn his next lunch outing!

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Comments (3)

sandrac:

He really does look so beautiful and well-behaved!

Barb Cabot:

He's so so sweet.

Chiocciola:

Oh he is just so cute!! Sitting there all peaceful and adorable. :)

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