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Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Blue Heeler Name Change

Cookie No More (A Barn episode)

Do you remember the new blue heeler dog at the barn, a recent dog adoption? Her name was Cookie. Well, you better remember since many of you asked for an update. I was at the barn recently and when I asked about Cookie, nobody could give me an answer. I repeated myself, explaining I wasn't talking about edible cookies, but I got nothing. I started to panic then. Cookie's family were all tragically dead and poor Cookie herself, the sole survivor, was in poor shape when rescued. I looked to the right. No Cookie, but somebody was hiding behind a tree. I went around and saw:

Nathan, you silly goose, um, horse. I thought you were Cookie, the blue heeler.

I wanted to keep looking but M grabbed me because somebody allegedly got me a present. I was hoping for a dog treat. I looked for my present and saw:

OMD Please scroll away

Once I flattened myself in place, thus convincing M I wasn't going to wear this, no way no how, she got it off me and I started looking for Cookie again. Wait, what was that I saw between Nathan's legs?

Wrong again, 'twas my pal, Peetie, the doxie.

I was starting to panic. Nobody could talk to me about Cookie. Nobody knew of a Cookie. At this point, I came up with an idea.

'Scuse me Zamiro and Ringo, would a blue heeler happen to be between your lovely heads?
They neighed me away. Huh, horses can be so private at times.

I heard some noise from one of the stalls, so I decided to take a look.
Not you again, Peetie the doxie! Sorry dude, get back to work

I hope you realize, by now I was fearing the worst when all of a sudden I heard Maddi's voice. Cookie loved Maddi, also a blue heeler, so I ran to see if perhaps I could finally locate the Cookie Monster.

Twinkie: Boomer! What are you doing?
Boomer: Who, me? Keeping Maddi's tail warm
Maddi: Tiny chihuaha, get off of me now or I'm wagging!

Maddi did indeed have the answer, "Twinkie, if you're referring to the crazy baby Heeler, she didn't like her name." I was confused, and Maddi noticed. "She goes by Holly now." And that's when I turned around and saw Cookie, err, Holly.

She's become a soccer player now

And she's so serious about her future career that she asked for the name change herself.

Huh!

My blue heeler and recent barn dog adoption asked me to say hello to y'all

Hello!

Twink!

UPDATE: I just heard through the grapevine, okay, from Fiona, today's the day we get to vote for Sporty Dogs at Mango Minster 2010. If you check out MM you'll find that there may be a slight delay but keep checking. They actually had to break Sporty Dogs down to two groups and with all the crazy things happening over at MM, it'll be interesting to say the least.

Twink! Twink!

33 comments:

Ruby and Penny said...

Hi Twink
We're glad you found your friend. Holly is a sweetie.
Love Ruby & Penny

Benny and Lily said...

Wow..what a story. After looking for Cookie you look like you had a blast over there little one. Careful of that big tail..Hysterical!
Benny & Lily

Draco and his Mom said...

Hi Twink, glad you found Holly,that is a good name. You look like you have a real good time hunting for her. You are very brave around those horses..I get sort of nervous when I see them.
Wags,
Draco

Tucker said...

Twinkie - I like your raincoat, but there is no need to wear it if it's not raining.

woof - Tucker

brooke said...

That picture of Boomer and Maddi... Oh my! hehehe.
Glad you found Cookie... Holly...!

And yes you are Darwin's first tiny friend! Tiny dogs actually scare her... they usually are very yappy to her and she's not big on yappy dogs.

Madi and Mom said...

Twinkie your mom should write a book, of course with you as lead diva. Today's post is hilarious!!!
Madi and Mom

Asta said...

Twink
I am so glad you awe pawsistant and didn't give up, i was stawting to feaw the wowst too..what welief to see Cookie-Holly ! Smiling and playing soccew and looking like she's having the time of hew life..Thank you fow updating us.

It looks like you have soo many gweat fwiends and the bawn is a lovely place..say hi to all of them fow me

Smoochie kisses
ASTA

pee ess I think you look pwetty cool in that outfit
pee ess ess..Mango Minstew is heating up..such excitement

Heather and Pumpkin said...

Wow there is a lot going on at your house! Sometimes I see policemen riding those giant dogs you call horses. There are not any living in my high rise though.

xoxo
Pumpkin

Gus, Louie and Callie said...

We are so glad you found her.. Holly or Cookie she is beautiful.. Hope she taught you some soccer moves...

Big Sloppy Kisses
Gus, Louie and Callie

Frankie Furter said...

Twinkie you are one GRRRREat detective. I am so glad that you found Cookie (AKA Holly). Super job my furend.

PeeS Re: photo of my chasing the tree rat... Alas, my mom was tooo slow grabbing the flasher thingy.

Sagira said...

All your friends are adorable. I love the new name too!

Dory and the Mama said...

Whew!! I was worried for a little bit there Twink...glad you got to the bottom of the situation!!

Smileys!
Dory

Wild Dingo said...

Oooo, i like the look of Holly and all those horsies and doggies together. what a great family!

re: adding disclaimer about no dogs being harmed...sorry, no can do. Most certainly my dogs were harmed in the making of Doggie Gras photo shoot. Their reputations were harmed. Their pride was harmed. Their egos were harmed. yup, there sure was a lot of harming going on when making that shoot! LOL! besides, i don't know if you know how we train at Wild Dingo, but we train with skillets, rolling pins, waffle irons, bats. you name it... boooowhahahaha! ;) LOL (i kid. i kid!)

Stella, Gunther & Betty said...

Whew, that was tense for a bit there Twink! Ya think everyone could have gotten a clue and just told you Cookie changed her name to Holly...bol!

Glad you found your friend.

Love,
Stella, Gunther and Betty

houndstooth said...

Twink, I'm not sure why it's posting my replies so many times. I had no idea! I'm going to try to push the button very gently this time.

I'm so glad that Holly is now living a happy new life! Hopefully she'll be playing soccer for many more years.

Mom says that part of why she loves Lilac so much is her naughtiness, except when it keeps her from sleeping!

Bunny

Jazzi said...

Hey Twink
I am glad that you found cookie. See, being persistant pays off lol

You have alot of animals and friends around thats pretty neat

Wags
Jazzi

K9friend said...

Thank goodness you found Cookie, oops, I mean Holly. She seems to be doing very well!

Sonic said...

It's so good that Cookie/Holly is doing well and playing soccer! She'll have to move to Europe then... I hear they love soccer dogs there!

Sonic

kissa-bull said...

oh twinkie are you going to be able to go to the soccer matches?? maybe you can be a cheerleader
glad you and holly had a good time and we just love all your cute furryends especially the giant dogs you called horses
wiggles
the houston pittie pack

The OP Pack said...

You had us worried all through that post, Twink. We are so glad you found the old Cookie/new Holly. She looks like a very Happy Heeler.

Woos, Phantom and Thunder

Mack and Sally Ann said...

Twink,
You are a good dog model. I glad your friend was OK. Model well and play soccer well.
Sally Well

Hank said...

Whew! I was gettin' nervous there! Glad ya found yer friend!

Lorenza said...

I was starting to feel nervous too!
Glad you found her! I like her new name... Holly!
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

Fiona, as typed by Dr. Liz said...

Silly Twink! I wasn't sabotaging you! Mom just re-posted the (almost) exactly same post from earlier today because she emails the post to a bunch of people and wanted to let them know that MM was open for voting. Good luck! (I think my early lead in the polls is because my Mom got her Mom and a couple of other friends to vote...) I'm really glad that you found your friend Cookie, ah Holly.

*kissey face*
-Fiona

PeeEss: I think the best thing about MangoMinster is all the cool people - like you - that I've met since it started!

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom said...

I think Holly REALLY likes that new name!

Thank woo fur working so hard to find some khookie!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra

Tank said...

You sure have lots of animals to pal around with Twink. Nice work losing the raincoat... I'm not into the clothes thing either.

ocmist said...

So glad that Holly is doing well... she definitely looks all sleek and sassy... AND, most importantly, HAPPY!

Just love the way you tell a story, too! The Country Corgis

PS. Good luck in MM2010... We voted for you in reader's choice!

Cocorue said...

awww, Twink, you ARE a hoot!!!! thanks for putting a smile on mumster's face as she's still worried about Max in SAfrica

chikisses
coco

Dip-Dip and The Bridge said...

Whew, glad you managed to find Cookie/Holly in the end.
Congrats on becoming a football player Holly, there are a lot of womens teams now, hope you get into the big leagues.
Twink all we have to say about your new coat is.... snicker, it's great!
Wags and kisses, Dinah Bridget and Elliot xx

kks said...

sweet!
xo

The 'splorin' Wolfies said...

oh thank goodness! we loved the pics with the horses! especially the on ewith you under his leggies!!

Tucker said...

Whew, I was really confused when I saw your post title, I thought you weren't gonna get any more cookies. I call my my foodable treat cookies so you can understand my confusion.

woof - Tucker

Twix said...

So glad Cookie, I mean Holly is ok. She looks very happy! I know once she found out about your concern she was even happier! You are such a sweet one but don't worry, I won't tell anyone.....don't want to ruin your reputation! BOL!
Good luck at MM!
Snuggles,
Twix

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