Every year on Star Wars Day, I dress Sadie up as one of our favorite characters (this year’s character is R2D2!) and then we have a movie marathon. Unfortunately Sadie doesn’t quite understand how sitting on the couch in front of the TV on May the 4th is different from sitting on the couch in front of the TV every other day. So to make Star Wars Day more special for Sadie this year I’ve added a new element to the festivities – balloons! Now while we watch our movies, Sadie and I can play balloon catch and balloon fetch and Sadie can chase balloon Darth Vader all over the house!
Since this is the season of the bunny, I decided it was the perfect time to share with you some very bunny-like behavior of Sadie’s – the Energizer Bunny to be precise.
Sadie is generally a pretty lazy dog, which is good because I’m generally a pretty lazy person. But sometimes for reasons I don’t understand, Sadie gets possessed by the Energizer Bunny. She gets a new ball and will play and play and play and play. Normally Sadie’s playtime lasts about an hour or so before she’s tired and ready for dinner. But on occasion the Energizer Bunny takes over and Sadie plays right through her dinner time, right through TV relaxation time, and even right through bedtime. She just keeps going and going and going and going….