get your stick

There are a lot of things I’ve been wanting to write about, but haven’t gotten around to. Encounters with off-leash dogs and their owners, treating for good behavior vs. bribery, how to deal with whining… but for now I’ll leave you with a clip of Bubba the speed demon, playing fetch in the back yard of our friends’ cabin in NH last weekend:

Now, if I’d had a treat in my hand he would have dropped the stick at the end instead of walking away with it. What was that I was saying about bribery??