After the Show Show: Gretchen's New Dog
Gretchen talks about her new family pet
- Duration 6:44
- Date Mar 26, 2012
Gretchen talks about her new family pet
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That's called it's -- Me depending on where I was about to call this -- -- instance because exactly what you get that kill me you're going to grind would you go to classes changed since -- got we're here less time.
Tony Richardson thanks I -- -- -- -- -- inference that I he's got you very gotta gotta -- you let us.
-- was right about -- -- -- aggression that you big -- on you which and a Grand Canyon now although it got would you say to feel as though.
So yep but no we we got out of town just -- in and the right amount of time yet they can't they get two feet of snow and not that was beautiful -- -- there.
It meant the rest of Arizona was not so great weather -- where it's one of those things yeah -- one of those things that we had to see couple movies and if it goes he would.
That didn't go right since we had no snow on the East Coast we should've just gone back to Flagstaff and gone skiing but no we didn't and now tell us that the Fox News alert you gotta -- yes -- and when he came home the we've been waiting to surprise my daughter for quite some time some.
We he had no idea no idea -- -- had promised her that she can get a -- when she was ten when she asked us when she was three.
So we had a lot of of the time but then that you know -- -- go by so fast.
Suddenly need to decided that we witness riser for a ninth birthday which is -- until maintenance and we planned in advance and got this dog and she actually met her when she didn't know that it was her dog because they do this thing with -- where the try to match the puppies with the family.
Did you wonder why you were at a dog breeder no because -- while we told her that they weren't looking at our family to see if we could get you know get online list.
And so did you know -- -- like my son and and there's a little bit more gregarious you gotta have a dog that doesn't mind being pulled and yeah it didn't.
So she actually did -- allies there again you know 78 weeks ago.
And and on Saturday we brought her to pick up the dog from that trainer and she.
She thought we are going to look any pregnant mama that we might get the puppies -- and then instead it turned out that this was.
Her dog so is this is the breeders' house this is at the no we had to -- to -- to little -- school oh okay.
This is at the puppy school house so that she's an issue for months old already named an antenna for her to stayed -- -- -- than -- You know the kids had spring break and does he does everything right timing right so tell us about this particular kind of dog I never heard of it and Italian something it's only got tilt rom and -- It's sort of like a Portuguese Water Dog.
But it's a little smaller it'll be about thirty pounds.
-- wonderful thing is it's great with kids and adults and that.
Curly hair that eventually get more Crowley kind of like approval -- does not shed which is one of this mountainous.
So so it's a difference between like fur and hair -- and just learn all these things I was at that a pet shop for at about the 47 millionth time over the weekend yesterday and I asked -- brush work for is -- -- right brush for a puppy and they said.
Is it fur or hair and I said.
I don't know.
That's red does it shed and I said no and then they said yes -- first crack a -- like a very well so who knows so that and the dog the name of the name of the -- its bella -- yes he's and we had to even Fuller into the naming her dog.
She actually knew she was getting one because they had a -- -- something so that they could train the dot com.
So of me to send us an Italian dog -- limited the name choices to Italian names and second place was a lot what's the matter with -- Dionte come on let's go you know what I found out -- in my very.
You know early stages of being a puppy mom is that you're supposed to stick to one or two syllables -- Easier it's a lot was the second choice and then out of it would be a little tough.
I liked I liked.
Alex lot -- what was the other one that he had cappuccinos too long long.
Linguine you don't say the -- change.
I'm sorry but Ellis really pretty that's really neck and my son you know I'm not so much he's he's a -- -- that you would think that he would think battle look we got a dog win.
My new little brother -- you know he's more interested in sports and also -- a little fearful of talks.
So even though this is still a puppy if if it jumps even a little bit -- -- So.
The dog came to your house just this past week the -- we surprised her sad and this is Saturday about 11 AM.
So we had I was at the dog one night and sleep at all it's a big night not -- the dog is wonderful is because I was in -- response.
You know you know there's a lot going on yeah I was -- that I was gonna begins.
Around city have the dog in one of those crates right now -- to train -- is that what you did you know.
You know eight and and the key is some sort of disciplined training so that the dog understands the limits and doesn't go jump and up on people and it's stuff and is dog knows and inappropriate parts would people -- to visit.
Well so far the dogs quarantines -- -- back call because it's tile tile floor yet.
And I'm a little nervous about it you know just -- carpets 'cause they think it's grass right.
Yeah they do and that thing about dogs and toenails dog.
You know the dog toenails can if you have any hardwood floors she might want how the dog not to be in that room very much because.
-- -- -- -- -- McCain as -- and that's going to be a problem.
-- British to dogs -- -- living in the back call back.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Yeah luckily those people are gonna be coming soon and after the -- I -- has to be trained on the fence.
I all feel better because it can you know you can run right now it has to be -- -- -- -- -- ones because.
You can't trust it will not run away to a new we -- the invisible fence for a long time and it works for.
Works great you'll keep your dog in the yard but then other dogs other operators can -- -- -- in your dog is like good.
Once said Russian -- -- doing it here.
Me well trained Brian's bernese mountain dodges.
It's yet it might be one of those that lurks in to another neighbor neighbors that would be a whole other states.
Well congratulations I think I don't -- you Freddie training tips hot.
Quote -- down six that's a unit yup so anyway hopefully it won't be too traumatic or too stressful.
Anyway they really had to do it she's cute.
Gotten your daughter one and one.
She and her dream has come true -- and she'll be responsible as a result and it's a lifelong friend I have period I hope you have a fantastic -- see them.