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Remembering Peanut & Daisy

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rd-coverIn a recent post, I wrote about my childhood dogs but I wanted to share more about one in particular: Peanut. Like so many childhood dogs, Peanut taught me about everything from love to loss. In between, he also taught me about friendship–thanks to his most unlikely bond with our pet duck–and perseverance, after a back injury left him partially paralyzed. (Also see: Peanut & Daisy Photo Gallery)

That perseverance I learned from him paid off years later as I started a career in freelance writing and made my first really big magazine sale (way back in 1985) to Reader’s Digest with this memoir article about our very special dog. On Memorial Day, it seems fitting to remember my little buddy with this article:

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What are the most popular dog names? - Aurora Online Post

Saturday 12th of November 2022

[…] and Daisy was the name of my childhood duck (who later became the subject of an article called “The Duck and The Dachshund” that I wrote for Reader’s […]

What Are the Most Popular Dog Names? – Pets For Children

Saturday 12th of November 2022

[…] and Daisy was the name of my childhood duck (who later became the subject of an article called “The Duck and The Dachshund” that I wrote for Reader’s […]

What Are the Most In style Canine Names? – petcareskill

Saturday 12th of November 2022

[…] was the identify of my childhood duck (who later grew to become the topic of an article known as “The Duck and The Dachshund” that I wrote for Reader’s […]

What Are the Most Popular Dog Names? - Chicago News

Saturday 12th of November 2022

[…] and Daisy was the name of my childhood duck (who later became the subject of an article called “The Duck and The Dachshund” that I wrote for Reader’s […]

What Are the Most Fashionable Canine Names? - TechGraby

Friday 11th of November 2022

[…] the title of my childhood duck (who later grew to become the topic of an article referred to as “The Duck and The Dachshund” that I wrote for Reader’s […]

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