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Reader photos

Hi all,

Jennifer sent in some great pictures of her Scotties.  Great photos.  These Scotties are definitely enjoying life.

A Scottie in every corner!
A Scottie in every corner!

 

Waiting for a turn in the bed
Waiting for a turn in the bed

 

Dinner Time
Dinner Time

 

 

Sharing a Chair
Sharing a Chair
Keeping watch
Keeping watch

 

Has anyone seen my book?
Has anyone seen my book?

 

Strange bedfellow
Strange bedfellow

 

Aaaah. This is the life.
Aaaah. This is the life.

 

Love the Pool
Love the Pool
All season dog!
All season dog!

 

Y'all come back now!
Y’all come back now!

 

And now here is Aggie posing after successfully treeing a squirrel.

Come on down!
Come back down!

Great Pics!

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here are Lovey, Mac and Hamish celebrating Cinco de Mayo.

Lovey, Mac and Hamish celebrating Cinco de Mayo!
Lovey, Mac and Hamish celebrating Cinco de Mayo!

Here is Hamish after hitting the tequila!.

Need more tequila!
Need more tequila!

 

Judy sent more pics of here crew.  She has four Scotties (I am so jealous):

Here is Angus

 

Angus

Angus and the rest of his crew!

Angus and his buddies
Angus and his buddies

Your Scotties

Here are some great photos that were sent to the Scottie News:

Anissa sent in these photos of Annie after her spring haircut. (Isn’t she beautiful!)

Annie with her new 'do.
Annie with her new ‘do.
Annie with her favourite toy
Annie with her favourite toy

 

Elvis is alive and well, loves golf and is living in Ohio. I love the shot of him napping 🙂

Elvis loves to ride his golf cart.
Elvis loves to ride his golf cart.

 

Elvis celebrating the luck of the Irish!
Elvis celebrating the luck of the Irish!
Elvis Taking a Nap
Elvis Taking a Nap
Elvis and his buddy, Checkers
Elvis and his buddy, Checkers

 

Here is Agatha on squirrel patrol in Chicago:

Squirrel Patrol!
Squirrel Patrol!

Here is Carol’s Duncan!

Let's Play!
Let’s Play!

 

Duncan being a chin rest for his best buddy Roxie
Duncan being a chin rest for his best buddy Roxie

 

Here is Bob’s new puppy Gus.

Gus with his favourite toy!
Gus with his favourite toy!

 

More Scottish Terrier Photos!

More Scottie pics from the Scottish Terrier News Family:

(The more photos I see, the more I want another Scottie)

Robert sent photos of his Scottie Family in El Salvador:

Scottish Terrier Family
Scottish Terrier Family
Scottish Puppies
Scottish Puppies

 

Here is Maggie Mae from Peter:

Maggie Mae
Maggie Mae

Angus and Domino from Aberdeen:

Angus & Domino in their element!
Angus & Domino in their element!

 

Hamish’s before and after photos.  Isn’t he adorable..

Hamish (Before) Looking so Serious
Hamish (Before) Looking so Serious
Hamish (After) posing for the camera.
Hamish (After) posing for the camera.

 

Funding fails but readers’ dogs are total winners

Unfortunately, the Scottish Terrier and Dog News did not succeed in meeting its Kickstarter funding goal so there will only be sporadic Scottie News in 2014. In honour of those who pledged to fund the project, here are just some of their wonderful dogs.

Sindee of Shady Nook Scottie Farm writes: “It’s NOT a magic trick, and that’s no bunny in the hat… It’s a SCOTTIE !!!”

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Here are handsome Harry and lovely Lola from the eponymously named book series:

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Susan’s four Scotties are Gus, Gracie, Barkley and Maizie.

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Susan writes: “I have a whole wall of portraits of all my dogs. Some were painted by my Dad, a fairly well known artist. John McClelland.” Scottie News is in awe.

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Calysta (10 months) and Ozzy (2.5 yrs) exploring the snow in Long Island where they live with their peeps, Julie and Ron.

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Suzanne writes: “Rory is the little one. McDivot is the bigger scottie. He was rescued. Was found dumped at a golf course.” Scottie News writes: “Well, I suppose if you have to be dumped, a golf course or country club is probably about the best drop-off you could get under the very terrible circumstances.”

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Joe’s beloved Tilda at her favorite place, Lowman Beach, Seattle WA.

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Below are Bronwyn’s two rescues, Lennon and McCartney. Sadly, both of them died last year but they will always remain in her heart. She hopes to adopt another rescue this year … if she can convince her husband.

McCartney, a silver brindle, is shown at a 2011 Blessing of the Animals. “He was a saintly low-key Scottie who loved everyone,” writes Bronwyn. “He was rescued in Jan. 2006 from the Fulton County Animal Shelter in Atlanta, Ga. and died at the ripe old age of 14 of renal failure.”

Wheaten “Lennon was my happy, sassy girl. Gorgeous and personal, Lennon charmed everyone she met. She was from the Scottish Terrier Rescue of the Southeast. She died of liver disease at the age of 4.”

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RIP, Scotties Lennon and McCartney. You made beautiful music together.

Scottie News’ First Ever GIF and more fabulous photos from readers

Scottish Terrier GIF

Thanks to Laura, for sending the first ever GIF to the be featured on the Scottie News. Those head-turners are Bella (l) and Ceilidh. And in keeping with the black-and-white theme, below we have Piper (wheaten) and Percy, who are a year and a half old, and look as cute from behind as they do head-on.

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Piper the Wheaton Scottie with Percy

Blame Canada if the next two black-and-whites are a little seasonally inappropriate. Things were super busy at the Toronto world headquarters of the Scottie News and we, cough, cough, overlooked the odd email or two. Give it up for Carol’s two handsome Scotties, who hail from L.A.

Buster, a bagpiper and Bailey
Buster, a bagpiper and Bailey

Robin of Locksley Scottish Terriers sends a black and white video:

And now for some basic black, please allow the Scottie News to introduce you to a couple of Oregon Duck fans.  Flora (left, 1 year old) and John-Paul (4 years old).  They’re just back from the groomers and all decked out in Oregon Duck regalia.

Short dogs who like tall guys
Short dogs who like tall guys

Also hailing from Oregon is Avery’s Mr. Chips O’Toole, shown here waiting patiently for his treat. He’s based in Portland.

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Rocking the shaggy, professorial look

Scottie News is not sure where this mother/daughter Scottie team make their home. Mom is Berksha (6 years) and daughter is Lenka (6 months).

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Berksha gets ready to head to the beach
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Lenka at the beach
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Berksha and babies co-bathing

More water. Shawnay’s Tartan quenches his thirst.

Tartan drinking from fountain

Fergus aka Batdog! has the dubious distinction of having appeared on Dog Shaming along with Scottie News. But given his background as a survivor of the biggest puppy mill seizure in Canadian history, maybe his little lapse is understandable.

His person says Fergus is his hero and “the fact that his ears make the Bat symbol is just an awesome bonus…;)”

Fergus the Scottish Terrier Super Hero
Fergus the Scottish Terrier Super Hero

From super hero to sports hero, Sally’s Fairley — shown below at an Auburn tailgate last fall — was named after former AU defensive lineman Nick Fairley.

Fairley the Scottish Terrier
Next stop, the SuperBowl!

Justin is a bit of mystery man. All, we know about him is this was his first party.

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The making of a party animal

Aidan is also another good looking mystery man.

Aidan Scottish Terrier
Yeah, Aidan!

RIP, Noah, who died in June 2012 at age eight. He’s very much missed:

Noah the Scottish Terrier
Noah is much missed by his human companion, Karl

So too is the late great Schatzi from South Africa.

Schatzi the Scottish Terrier
RIP, Schatzi

Last June, Scottie News featured a tribute to Julie’s late dog LuLu, who also happened to be my girl Bridget’s mother. As part of the great cycle of life, Julie got a new Scottie, Baxter, last fall to keep LuLu’s daughter Flora company. Julie wrote:

Little Baxter is now four months old, and has been an amazing addition to our family. Flora was a little miffed with us in the beginning but they have become good friends. It’s so sweet to see them snuggling up together, and now that Baxter has all of his shots, seeing him out walking with Flora. It’s also heartwarming to see Flora go from “daughter” to “mother”, as Baxter now follows her head and looks up to her, the way she did to Lulu. It’s really heartwarming.

Here’s Baxter is in all his adorable puppiness:

Baxter the Scottie puppy
Can you believe the border guards hassled this little guy when he immigrated to Canada?

Danie writes with news of another family addition:

This is a picture of Mac (Macgregor) 2 months after I received him from the New England Scottie Rescue. He is the happiest little soul on earth!  Pampered Pets of Delaware had just given him his first haircut and underneath all that curly mess was a great looking scottie.  I didn’t care what he ended up looking like – he has a personality that is unbelievably sweet and cuddlely (is that even a word?!) I’m his and he is mine!!!  His girlfriend Lovey keeps him going all day long running all over house.  I was giving them 2 of everything but they rather have 1 thing and steal it away from each other!

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Favourite song: Rescue Me!

What else? Dorman sent this holiday animation, which much to my eternal shame is being posted late. But let’s just pretend it’s for Robbie Burns Day — and early.

Dorman also sent some Scottish Terrier rock carvings. He writes, “My first and last impression is that this rock carving is a Scottie on the back of the cow…” Hmm, Rorschach test, anyone?

Scottish Terrier rock carving
Look closely

Scottie News hopes we’ve finally gotten all our readers’ dog photos up.

We are trying to set up a system to allow readers to post their own photos, but it will take a while to get it in place. We’ll let you know when it’s ready.

Scottie News readers’ dogs rock

Linda sent this photo of her cute-tastic 8 week old Scottish Terrier Molly.  “She is such a doll and we love her to death,” she wrote.

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Taylor of Tea with Mrs. Kee writes: “I love it when Scottish Terrier News does the posts with pictures of readers’ scotties, so I thought I’d send in a picture of our scottie, Wallace, wearing his bow tie like a dapper gentleman! Maybe he’ll be on Scottish Terrier News someday!”

Yes, indeed, here he is at 16-weeks-old:

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And Robyn writes:

Greetings from South Africa!

I recently found your website and have subscribed to your newsletter.  Attached please find pictures of our beautiful boys Wallace (wheaten) and Samuel (brindle), they are the absolute light of our lives!

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Wallace in his favourite sleeping position
Samuel the Scottie
Dignified Samuel

Introducing Scottie News readers’ dogs

For Alfie, it’s all about a good lounge. This is the nine-month-old Scottie’s favourite position:

Scottish Terrier Alfie likes to lounge

Susan says 11-year-old Gus is the happiest dog in the world;

Gus is the happiest Scottie dog in the world

Gus’ buddy Barkley loves the pool and his tennis ball more than anything! Susan says he’s the biggest Scottie in the world, but didn’t give us his stats. Let’s hope she comments.

Barkley is a big Scottie

 

Anna Trodglen writes:

I am an artist in Atlanta Georgia.  I have a Facebook comic strip called Biscuits & Bellyrubs and it stars my Scotty mix, Bonny.  I draw Bonny almost every day and she is my best friend …  She’s not in EVERY one, but she’s in most of them.  I sure am happy to have found Scottish Terrier News and so many pictures that look like Bonny!  See you in the funny pages!

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