Category Archives: Puppy

Hodi 2!

It must be our Puppy Karma to help abandoned puppies… A month ago, a stray dog was found and the armload was carried inside by Joan, the Executive Director at BAGI (Bay Area Glass Institute).  I was blowing glass and … Continue reading

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The further adventures of Hodi!

Well, in preparation for Hodi’s coming, I shopped around and found a pet-appropriate vaccum cleaner, in anticipation of allergies (yes, I’m allergic to dogs, but MUCH more to cats – off the charts!).  WOW!  Those vacuum cleaners cost a  heap! … Continue reading

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Hodi update

“Beep, beep bahdah beep!” Okay, I’ve been getting several inquiries about the disposition of Hodi, our adopted Sri Lankan puppy, who is now just over six-months-old! She is now old enough to be transported as air freight. It’s been a … Continue reading

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Puppy Plea – Answered!

Thank you for your patience with all the “flood” of blogs this week.  OK, so the Buddhist temple seemed spartan in puppy care, and we still hadn’t made contact yet.  It is becoming less and less an option.  Newas suggested … Continue reading

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Some Things About Sri Lanka

Some minor corrections and additional comments – thank you to those who sent in comments! * Sri Lankans have charming and genuine smiles!  Their whole face lights up, eyes crinkle, and wonderful white teeth!  Such gracious people!  OK, this is … Continue reading

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More time … with Hodi and Sri Lanka!

Perhaps this is a test of our Buddhist patience …?  Well, due to circumstances beyond our control, we have to stay a bit longer in Sri Lanka – um, oh darns!  Yeah, right. I had some of my medications shipped … Continue reading

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The Check up …

“Hodi” (means Curry in Singhalese) passed her health tests yesterday morning with flying colors – and is about a month old, as estimated by Dr. Thilakarathna (yes, his name is about as hard to spell as it is to say!).  … Continue reading

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