July 11th

First bath

The great mystery of why the hardwood floors are always gritty was solved when I put Mr. Nelson in the tub this weekend for his first bath.

He doesn’t shed. And rumor has it that he’s hypoallergenic. Both awesome. He’s also, apparently, secretly a Swiffer. The boy had dirt hidden on him like a prisoner at Shawshank.

Happy dog

I have a feeling this boy will love to swim when given the chance. He loved the water.


Posted in
Follow the comments.

15 Responses

  1. Karel Donley July 11, 2011

    ‘Course he loves the water, he’s a terrorist, er…I mean terror….er…I mean terrier. Terrier’s LOVE to swim. Dharms is a perfect example! Even sprinklers, she’ll take any water she can get.
    I’m loving the way he multi-tasks with the dustmop thing going….what a find!

  2. So friendly looking! I have a soft spot for Airedales. So sweet.

  3. Great news that the bath went well! Sometimes I vacuum Callie. She seems to like it a lot, but today she just needed an old-fashioned bath. Michael was in charge and she now smells like moroccan oil! 🙂

  4. Glad the bath went well! He’s adorable!

  5. Debbie July 11, 2011

    Too cute for words!

  6. He is super cute.

  7. Aw, buddy – you’re a canine Swiffer! Lots of baths and trips to the lake in your future 😉

  8. Nice, my dog just leaves the hair all over the floor.

  9. I. Love. This. Dog. And we haven’t even met. (YET.)

  10. Gah! I can barely handle it! Is he the most good-natured dog ever? He looks like it. Eva can learn a tip or two from Nelson – she FREAKS OUT whenever she’s encountered with water.

  11. Suzanne Cadge July 12, 2011

    Tee hee – he is so darned cute!

  12. Sharon July 12, 2011

    I love your blog even more that Mr. Nelson is featured in it!!

  13. So cute, and this post CRACKED me up! I love the Swiffer visual! 🙂

  14. I love his smile. And the fact that he stays in the tub without restraints.

  15. He is so cute! He reminds me of a neighbor back home who had a dog that looked like that! His name was Whales 🙂

Leave a Comment: