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Sunday, March 05, 2006

Half-nelson urine collection method

About a month ago, I was just minding my own business and catching up with an onslaught of email when I got a post that mentioned an apparently secret, technique of doggie urine collection for a medical exam. I understand from the exasperated owner that the dog regarded the container in the owner's hands very suspiciously and would only do her thing when the coast was clear.

After a few days passed, I prompted for an update. I was told that the sample was successfully collected finally. Curious, I asked, how was it done? The description left me laughing! I came away with the impression that it involved doing a half-nelson on the hapless dog and tickling said dog til it peed ... or it went something like that. Anyway, the mental visual was entertaining. :o

Unfortunately, this was not captured on film. So the method, while a success, is still something of a secret.

However, the damage has been done. It's my understanding that a successful collection was obtained at one point earlier, but that Brinks chewed up the first cup. (My puppy ate my homework, Doc!)


Other doggie fun from the same source... Here we see Brinks possibly telling another ASD that she knows where her tickle spots are.

Poor Bungee
(Nyah nyah!)
Brinks is the one in the pink collar, and Maggie is the bigger girl (aka Chew Toy) who looks a little worse for the wear.

Close up
Poor, poor Bungee
Patient Maggie. What a sweetheart. :)

You can visit Gypsy Anatolians homepage for more photos of these and other beautiful Anatolians.

Semavi Lady woofed at @ 3/05/2006 02:20:00 PM | Permanent link | (5) Comments

Anonymous Anonymous sent us a woof // March 05, 2006

Woof! Isn't it always the case of the older ones having to let the younger ones chew on them?

Mark   

Blogger Semavi Lady sent us a woof // March 05, 2006

True! The young ones get away with an arrrful lot for a while! Til the big guys think it is getting a bit old!   

Anonymous toto sent us a woof // March 15, 2006

Hehe, funny story about the container! :-P   

Anonymous jan sent us a woof // March 16, 2006

That is a hilarous picture. You should run a caption contest.   

Blogger Semavi Lady sent us a woof // March 17, 2006

Now that's an idea! Need to come up with ideas for prizes.   

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