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    Default Oh! My! LANTA!

    I let Savannah out to potty this evening and she took off like a shot down the sidewalk AND JUMPED ON A CRITTER! It all happened so fast I couldnít tell if it was a possum or a raccoon, but her prey drive was in OVERDRIVE.

    There was barking and snarling and all kinds of blurry shit going down.

    I did a bad bad thing and grabbed her tie-out string and reeled her back in. Panic mode.

    Iíve checked her over tip to toe and she seems fine, but Mom is a hot mess.

    And she never DID get to potty.
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    Poor mom! Lmao!!
    Hoomom who was blessed with Jack. RIP Sweet Cynda 6/3/10, loving Lexie 9/13/13 and Jack, 3/22/16.

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    Oh, yes, I'm familiar with the scenario. Usually here it ends with at least 2 of the 3 dogs in on it and a lot of blood and guts. SJ was just protecting her mom and her house from the "intruder".
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    DOXIETUDE in full mode.
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    How is that a bad thing??? I'd be congratulating myself that she had a tie-out string on!!!! Glad it all ended well...glass of wine definitely in order!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alex's Mom View Post
    How is that a bad thing??? I'd be congratulating myself that she had a tie-out string on!!!! Glad it all ended well...glass of wine definitely in order!!!
    She isn't allowed outside without her tie-out string. Her bolting is my worst fear.
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    That was great you acted so quickly. I would have stood there and just screamed

    Extremely happy she is okay There is no denying a dachshunds prey drive. wow!!

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    I was totally screaming my head off WHILE jerking her string...
    Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Wagoner 1993-2012.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lisa View Post
    That was great you acted so quickly. I would have stood there and just screamed
    Screamed, ran in circles shaking my hands, freaked out. That's the mode for me when things involving killing critters happen.
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    She's a real hunter that one! I tell you, these dogs are gonna kill us. Never a dull moment. Glad she is ok and you too!

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