"Today, after watching two episodes back to back of the "Dog Whisper" I decided to take Stella for a very long walk--into new territory. The Dog Whisper said dogs like to scope out new places--keeps the walks interesting for them.
On the way home, I noticed a little dog and owner walking toward us, so I decided to sit on a green utility box in front of a Mormon wardhouse and keep Stella calm, and let her greet the little dog in a calm manner. So here we sit, me on the box, Stella in the grass, and the owner of the other dog was happy that Stella wanted to greet her pup. We were just hangin' making new dog friends when two girls drove up in a car, and interrupted our delightful moment..."