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the new kid

we’ve been dogsitting for this 8 month old ‘lab mix’ since tuesday. his name is nesta. i think he’s lab boxer. his owner said the vet said he’s lab collie. i see no collie in this dog.

he’s very smart and TOTALLY HOUSEBROKEN which is awesome.

he’s snuggly and sleeps on the couch next to humans. he’s generally mellow, though he has spent some time attacking eli and nacho’s jowls and ankles and ears, and they have shown great patience for the most part.

he has eaten one dustpan handle, one holden figurine, one pound of almonds, and unraveled one spool of dental floss.

he’s small and sleek and nimble and next to him, nacho and eli seem like grumpy old hippopotamuses.