Tag: joy

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Why I Scrapped My Blog Post and Wrote This Story Instead

How my dog and a butterfly inspired me to enjoy the journey As I was sitting at my laptop considering an angle for my next blog story, kiddoodle Chloe rang the “potty” bell (aka “play” and “outside” bell) that hung beside the door. Distracted by thoughts of blog titles and introductory sentences, I opened the […]

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Red goldendoodle dog prancing up stairs of deck with yellow dog ball that says "joy" and lush foliage in background

Life’s a Ball: Happy-Go-Doodle’s Photo Gallery

Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe’s bringing a smile, a kiss, a laugh, and a grin to you! Through this “Life’s a Ball” photo gallery, we hope you’ll catch some fun with us. The pics are a peek into some ball-loving fun with one very happy-go-lucky goldendoodle who’s favorite thing is playing fetch…and making people smile.       […]

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SMILE! It’s Tongue Out Tuesday!

Need a little puppy pick-me-up? Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe’s got you covered. Take a break and see if this brings a smile, a laugh or a woof. Happy #TongueOutTuesday, friends! If you enjoyed this video, you might also like… Top 10 Signs You Might Be a Doodle Fanatic OVERJOYED! Happy-Go-Doodle is a Best New Pet Blog Finalist […]

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Red goldendoodle dog running with yellow tennis ball and blue type with word Happy-Go-Doodle sell line fetch joy™

How Does a Ball Dog Celebrate Good News?

For a smile and feel-good moment, take a peek…   One happy-go-lucky pup. Yellow tennis balls the color of sunshine. Endless fetch. It was our perfect recipe for celebrating good news. Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe might call it a “yellow-ball-of-goodness-happy” day. Thanks for letting us share it with you. WHAT’S  A “YELLOW-BALL-OF-GOODNESS-HAPPY” MOMENT FOR YOU OR YOUR […]

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Collage of Happy-Go-Doodle, a red goldendoodle dog, with yellow tennis balls. Doodle has ball in mouth.

WEDNESDAY WISHES PHOTO GALLERY

HAPPY-GO-DOODLE’S WEDNESDAY WISH FOR YOU… yellow-ball-of-goodness happy. have that kind of day today. 

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OVERJOYED! Happy-Go-Doodle is a Best New Pet Blog Finalist

As I opened the jumbo-sized bag of tennis balls on the kitchen table, Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe couldn’t contain her excitement. Her muppet paws plunked onto the tabletop as dozens of sunshine-yellow balls bounced on the floor like popcorn in an air popper. A smile peeked out from Chloe’s floofy mop of red doodle hair as her […]

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Close-up red goldendoodle dog's smiley face with head tilted and vintage quilt in background

“JOY” and 16 Other Feel-Good Words Dogs Teach Us

  With the speed of a gazelle and the coordination of a cute but lumbering moose, Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe ran. White snow swirled around her muppet paws as she bounded down the stretch at top speed  to return her most prized possession—a well-worn tennis ball—to me. Fetch was a game we’d played hundreds of times…and maybe […]

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Harvest of Happiness: A Dog and a Fall Day

  Cozy sweaters. Cooler weather. Cuddly puppy. Nothing better.  Some of my favorite together times with Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe are fall mornings–when the rising sun adds a shimmer to the fall leaves trimmed in frost, and Chloe’s mop of wavy, cinnamon-colored hair matches the autumn landscape. I hope I’ve captured some of the simple joys of fall […]

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What Are Your Dog’s 12 Days of Christmas Joys?

As I was scrolling through Instagram and smiling at pics of dogs romping through snow, hiking through woods, playing in leaves, fetching balls, snuggling on couches, and (unknowingly) bringing smiles to everyone peeking in on their adventures, one little word came to mind. Joy. Fluffy or silky, ball fetching or frisbee catching, muddy paws or […]

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From parenthood to doodlehood…

Hello! Please stop by for a peek at our journey from parenthood to doodlehood… With two kids off to college, my husband and I are way past the days of 2 a.m. feedings, the padding of little feet on the wood floor in the middle of the night, and bleary-eyed mornings from sleeping on the far […]

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