But WAIT! Before you take the poll, here me out.....
Every since I was a little girl I have wanted a Newfoundland. I first heard about the breed when I read the book With Love From Karen by Marie Kililea. From then on I have waged a campaign to get one. First when I was in high school (I got a stuffed one for Christmas one year - that was the closest I ever came), then later after marrying Prince Charming. He did come with Konga by the way. Big Beautiful Konga. Half Newf/Half Golden Retriever.
In case you are not familiar with what a Newfoundland looks like, here's a picture off the Internet.
Newfie's are BIG. BIG dogs. Like 150 pounds big.
But then, I found the blog that got me to thinking there might just be another breed out there with appeal. Take a break, go to Around the Funny Farm, and look at Gracie in the header. Isn't she adorable? She's a Toy Australian Shepherd. Beth from Funny Farm says that Gracie's coloring is Blue Merle.... Did you see the one blue eye, one brown eye? Isn't she irresistible?
Here's one off the Internet, not nearly as pretty, but still quite charming.
Muncie really wants a baby sister. See that look on her face?
The sweet spot - Years ago, I came across something beautiful that Heather Plett had written. I downloaded a free PDF from her website called "A Path to Connection" and ...
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