Black Tri Bitch
(CH Topper's Mickey The Shenanigan CD x Up Star-T of Homespun)
"Winnie" was our first
Aussie. She taught me to appreciate the true Aussie spirit, and that an Aussie
owner must be smarter than their Aussie. Her energy, drive, and enthusiasm make
her a great obedience dog! Although she was "handler challenged", she performed
with accuracy, attitude, and excellence... her signature style.
Thank you breeder Terri
Altergott (Accolade) for this once in a lifetime girl.
THE SPIRIT OF AN
I was standing on a hillside, in a
field of blowing wheat,
And the spirit of an Aussie was lying at my feet.
She looked at me with kind dark eyes, an ancient wisdom shining
And in the essence of her being, I saw love there too.
mind did lock upon my heart as I stood there on the day,
And she told me of
this story about a place so far away.
I stood upon the hillside in a field
of blowing wheat,
And in a twinkling of a second her spirit left my
Her tale did put my heart at ease, my fears did fade away.
what lay ahead of me on another distant day.
"I live among God's creatures
now in the heavens of your mind,
So do not grieve for me, my friend, as I
am with my kind.
My collar is a rainbow's hue, my leash a shooting
My boundaries are the Milky Way where I sparkle from afar.
are no pens or kennels here, for I am not confined.
But free to roam God's
heavens among my Aussie kind.
I nap the day on a snowy cloud, gentle
breezes rocking me.
And dream the dreams of earthlings and how it used to
The trees are full of liver treats and tennis balls abound,
Milkbones line the walkways just waiting to be found.
There even is a ring
set up, the grass all lush and green.
And everyone who gaits around becomes
the Best of Breed.
For we're all winners in this place, we have no faults,
And God passes out those ribbons to each one, even me.
from waters laced with gold, my world a beauty to behold.
And wise old dogs
so form my pride to amble at my very side.
At night I sleep in an angel's
arms, her wings protecting me.
And moonbeams dance about us, as stardust
falls on thee.
So when your life on earth is spent and you stand at
Have no fear of loneliness, for here, your know I
- author unknown -