Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Pug Alarm Clocks

When I first got Sunny I told myself that I would never let her sleep on my bed and she would have her own separate bed next to mine.  This lasted for several months but I noticed that I kept falling asleep on my couch at night only to wake up in the middle of the night (or even pre-dawn) and make my way to my bedroom for real sleep.  I couldn't figure out what was wrong with my sleeping habits until one night I was about to fall asleep on my couch yet again and I caught myself thinking, "Ooh I'll just close my eyes a bit so I can snuggle with Sunny some more."  Aha!

Because I work full days I don't have that much time with my dogs so when I'm home I want to spend as much time as possible with them.  So Sunny and Rosy sleep with me on the big bed.  I don't know if my sleep quality is necessarily better though since they have some unique ways of waking me up every single day (including weekends).  Still, I wouldn't have it any other way!

5 comments:

  1. Scarlet does the dancing on my head wake up call. That's fun.

    ♥♥♥
    Meredith & Scarlet

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  2. i get woke up by the incessant ear cleaning. Not Maximus's ears, mine.
    I deep, deep instant clean. I might have like that kind of intimacy when I was a teenager and the assailant was another teen of the male persuasion, but my four legged friend loves to wake me with lower canal cleaning. "I'm awake!"

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  3. Ares used to dance on my head until I trained him to sleep in with me - now he doesn't move until I get up. On my days off, I get woken up at 6-7am by Luna licking my legs.

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  4. My dog, Habiszti, with us on the bed too. :) I love her. She is my little daughter.

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