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Schnauzer, Baby, is very smart, but NOT that smart. WillStarr from Phoenix, Arizona on May 11, 2015: Yes, Williston is a small town in Aiken County. I think shared experiences like this is the best reading here at HP and wish more would do it. I believe the deadline is sometime in August. BTW, I still own the two acres where we lived near Williston, all those years ago,. Thanks for reading my story, Mary, Hi there, RoadMonkey Thanks for the lovely compliment on my true story about my Collie dog. Dogs find a way to your heart unlike all else in this world and nothing can replace that. You are so right...we don't always appreciate the intelligence of our four legged friends. He would swim to me very fast, grab my swim suit strap, and pull with all his might to get me out of the water . Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on May 12, 2015: mpropp, Hi...I'm happy you found my story a sweet one; thanks! My parents told me our dog saved my life when we were on a family trip in the mountains, hiking up to a waterfall. Whatever the case may be, it's a wonderful story, Mary. Audrey Selig from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on June 13, 2015: Hi Mary What a lovely story and a happy ending. I tripped and started to slide off the side of the path under the hand railing, and our dog, a large rottweiler, grabbed my by my coat and pulled me back right before I would have fallen down a steep bank into a fast moving river. Hi, Will, Thanks so much for the nice compliment on my story about my Collie. There is something very special about Collies. He was a very intelligent Collie, and could certainly reason. Thanks for the story. We still take our two mile walk every day, and she still plays fetch (even though her sight is not so great). I cannot explain how excited I am to start a new chapter of my life with another rescue to partner me along the way. Now I'm longing for reruns of Lassie... You might want to consider submitting this story to Chicken Soup For the Soul. But I am sure his love for you and your water game enabled him to save you. He is nothing like Jessie, and I do believe that it is for the better. I could not get past the fact that my best friend was not going to be there the next time I walked through the door back home. My friends saw it. Hope you have a wonderful day, Mary, Mary....What a gorgeous dog your Chubby was and I thoroughly enjoyed this sweet story! Blessings, Audrey. Faith Reaper from southern USA on May 11, 2015: Oh, praise God for Chubby! I've always loved Collies, although I've never owned one. I did not want to replace Jessie. Year. Yes, they are amazing dogs; so very intelligent. Hooray for chubby and your warm wonderful story. Was I in such bad shape that my family feared for me? After she passed away, I went into a mini downward spiral. I was calling and calling to him to come to me and get me out! Angels are on the way to you this evening ps. Oh, can't you just see people gathered around taking videos if this happened today?? Collies are such clever creatures. When the … There is no better feeling than walking into a room and see your dog's tail wag uncontrollably until you go over and rub his belly. But she was extremely protective, none-the-less. A native of Brooklyn, New York, with three daughters and two grandsons, Nancy lives in Plain City, Ohio, with her retired race-car driver husband, their two dogs, two cats, and python named Monty. Nellie hated water, I mean really hated it, so I am not sure if I had been in the same situation what she would have done, but she helped me through one of the darkest periods of my life, and I helped her at the same time through her trauma that was a result of being locked away and we think abused where she grew up in a breeders home. Up votes and sharing. I have a border collie and he's amazing. They have an issue coming up about animals. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on June 19, 2015: Good Morning, Au fait Collies are known for their intelligence, but I think Chubby was truly an exception. Apparently this is a collie trait. This Man's Story About How A Rescue Dog Saved His Life Will Crush You "He looked at me in every sense as though I was the greatest person on the planet." We healed together. Thanks so much, and thanks for the share, goodnight, Mary. By swimming ahead, he arrived at the right place to save your life. What a faithful dog he was to you. Thanks for reading and for the lovely comment. UP+++tweeted. The dog was very smart to figure out how to save you before you went over the falls. My dog and I were inseparable. Chubby was a true hero and a very smart dog to implement that plan for saving your life. And I wish that for Baby, also. Though this feeling of Bunker’s immense impact was immediate and profound, Julie found herself wary of putting too much pressure on her new companion, voicing … The story of a man, his best friend, and salvation. Its nice to know that we can trust and believe in our dogs, in case there is no one else around. German Shepherds are extremely intelligent too. However, I can already feel myself becoming a better person. My Min. Such an amusing thought!! The show follows the eight siblings of the Bridgerton family as they attempt to find love and happiness in London high society. Yes, Chubby was truly a remarkable dog. Chubby never left my side after that day. However, there is a handful of places that are only in C. Springs that I have to have while I am home. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on May 20, 2015: colorfulone, hi. I am at a point in my life where I am ready to start making new memories with a new best friend. After we reached the shore, and got out of the water, we both just lay on the ground, completely exhausted. How a Dog Saved My Life: A Prisoner’s Story Author Phil Monahan Posted on February 24, 2016 July 12, 2018 Categories Dogs Tags dog news , dog videos , rescue dogs Here’s an incredibly moving story about how a program that brings dogs into prisons profoundly changed one man’s life. Thanks, as always, for sending the Angels, my best to you and yours, Mary. To say that my dog saved my life is an understatement. Your dog's instincts combined with your training saved your life! Download Cancer My Dog Saved My Life full book in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format, get it for read on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. The Border Collie is listed as the most intelligent of the breeds. You have written it so beautifully, pouring your heart and soul into it. Can something as simple as a dog save a life? The water was not very deep, but it moved very fast. Thanks to him I realized that I just couldn't do that to him or to my parents and friends. What's really cool is they pay $200 for accepted stories, plus you get 10 copies of the book to autograph and pass on to your fans. I lost a lot of focus on school work. If you are going to adopt a dog, rescue one from a shelter! So I took her on walks every single day. He was staying in one place by treading water. Thanks for sharing! Past our house, about a mile downstream, the water tumbled over a waterfall. When writer Adam Green found himself sinking into depression, his dog Quincy provided a life raft. However, I can already feel myself becoming a better person. My Collie always waited for me to jump into the water and swim with him. I'm so glad my story reminded you of your Laddie. I really didn’t think he would ever hear me, but I began to call him as loud as I could! something similar happened down the river near me, a dog was being swept away, and the other dog, a border collie, ran further up the river and jumped in to wait for the dog! She was utterly terrified to be outdoors without a leash. Mary likes to write about her life growing up in the country, and sharing all those good times. I named him Chubby, because he was so pudgy! "The Dog That Saved My Life" is not one true story but 5 true stories of amazing dogs and their handlers. In the early days, we both had one hell of a rough time. These dogs are an inspiration and they, along with their handlers are true heroes of war. . To say that my dog saved my life is an understatement. I hope you learned that day that it is never a good idea to go swimming alone . Thanks for reading, commenting, the votes and the share. Chubby was an exceptionally intelligent dog; otherwise I would have been a goner!! Our creek never got cold enough to ice skate on, but we sure fished from it. I do know what you mean about how he ran along the side and jumped in the water by the waterfall. My toddler careened into the dog and fell down. Your Chubby reminds me of my dog and brings tender memories. How getting a dog saved my life. They are the sweetest, most caring dogs on the entire planet and they know that you are saving their lives, that is what makes them pay it forward and save yours! Was that in South Carolina?? Jessie, our old dog, was my absolute best friend. If you're getting bored with your morning routine, maybe these ideas can help you spark new ones! P.S. Thanks so much for reading and the votes, Mary. I could go pro in ordering takeout, and this list is curated in my semi-professional opinion. She settled in … Patricia Scott from North Central Florida on June 09, 2015: This sounds like it really happened....well, spill..did it?? Everywhere I went, she was by my side and I absolutely loved every second of it. All the stories are about dogs that have served in War Zones and shown unbelievable bravery and faithfulness. Maybe right after we lost our past dog, but not in recent months. What a wonderful real life story. Unfortunately, she was too chubby to be of much help if I were in real trouble. He was the most beautiful, and, of course, the smartest dog in the world. It also took me back to my childhood playing and swimming in our creek, thanks. My Collie and I would run and play all through the woods. Monday, 08 January 2018 Paul . I do keep a notebook of my stories for each child and grandchild. I'm so happy you thought my story was lovely. Google them to find the submission guidelines and deadline. I don't remember Williston. What a super story, and I don't think it's fiction. Flash forward to today, and I have just recently rescued yet another dog from a shelter. The Collie is know for its love and loyally, and he was no exception. Bunker, Julie’s Golden Retriever, turned out to be her “life-saving medicine.”. O'Grey lost more than 150 pounds and has remained the same weight for 7 years. I, too, think you should consider submitting this story to "Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover's Soul. This is my dog, Bella. Until a year and a half ago, I had a collie who was my best friend through the five years she was mine. A dog lover says she owes her life to ... the story spread throughout the whole hospital. Giphy. For months I was on autopilot, going from class to class without really paying too much attention. ... Share your story with others. Patricia Scott from North Central Florida on September 08, 2015: Just stopping in to say 'good morning' and to send you some blessings and Angels. Thanks for the suggestion of submitting this story to Chicken Soup. You certainly know about dogs! As soon as I got to him, I reached out and grabbed him by that lovely long hair. on May 15, 2015: I had a collie as a child named Laddie. Jaye. Oh, yes....I had a wonderful Mother's Day, thanks. It took a toll on all of us. New year, new morning routine, right? Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on June 09, 2015: pstraubie48, hi. Collies are a very intelligent breed; I was lucky to have him. We were blindsided when it happened and I was distraught. I do hope your Skippy is well and happy, Mary. Chubby was the BEST! I've heard of many stories where dogs save the lives of their loved ones. I am ready to make new memories and live a new lifestyle with a dog at my side through college and hopefully for many years to come. Eric Dierker from Spring Valley, CA. bravewarrior , hi! Mary. It's a miracle I survived my childhood! Overnight, a dog can make the most depressed person into a much happier human being that wakes up with a smile on their face when they see a big fluffy pile of fur on the pillow next to them. Hi, Jaye, Yes Chubby was a very intelligent dog, and such a great companion to me. Thanks so much for reading my story, the votes and the share. And through this experience, I've learned a lot about what matters in life. I'm happy you enjoyed my story of my Collie and me. I'm sure you know the Border Collie is listed as THE most intelligent of dog breeds. This particular day, the water felt so nice and cool, but it was running much faster than usual. Your lovely comment was appreciated very much. I can almost see the "wheels" going round and round in my dog's head. I´m glad Chubby saved your life. Susie Lehto from Minnesota on May 19, 2015: The intelligence of dogs can be so amazing, and I have no doubt that Chubby was totally amazing after reading your story, Mary. If you do not believe me, ask anyone you know who has a dog and I promise you, once you ask them about their pet, their eyes will light up and an uncontrollable smile will cover their face. At the same time, I was going through a very dark season of my life and when I would have nightmares she would rush to my side. ladyguitarpicker, good morning! So nice to see you, Mary. Schnauzer to death, but she would never be a hero like Chubby was! However, what you don't see when you sit next to me in class or pass me on campus is my struggle with body dysmorphia. You tell me, but I know for a fact that without a dog in my life, I would be much more empty than I am now. He was also a beautiful and intelligent dog and would protect his family with his life if necessary. Nice to see you here today. Thanks so much for reading my true story, the votes and shares, too. The first few days I had to carry her outdoors to potty. A little over a year ago our family dog passed away at only four or so years old. Fans can't get enough of the shows regal and vintage fashion. Thanks for sharing it. I could hear the water rushing over the waterfall! And 3 words to sum it up - What. He saved my life that night. A creek is larger than a brook, but smaller than a river. Then my dog Snoopy hopped up on the bed and put his head on my lap. No matter how sad, upset, or angry you are, it all melts away at the touch of their soft fur. Best of wishes. This story 'sits on my heart' and is beautifully depicted by you. The waterfall was quiet high as I remember it. Thank you for reading and leaving a nice comment. I am not expecting to have Brody fill in where Jessie left off. Baby hates to swim, so I could never count on her to save my life the way Chubby did. You were so lucky to have Nellie in your darkest hours. Kristen Haddox, Penn State University4. I knew I was in a lot of trouble! Yes, Chubby was an unforgettable friend. There are some people who do not believe that dogs think but do everything on instinct. I prayed for 8 months that she would wag her tail, then I would know she was going to be alright. When I was ten years old, my Daddy brought this little white, furry puppy home for me. I appreciate that so much, Mary. Jeff De Young: The dog who saved my life and came to live with me 3 April 2017 Jeff De Young served in Afghanistan with a bomb-detection dog named Cena N641, a black Labrador. Smoky, the Dog That Saved My Life: The Bill Wynne Story (Biographies for Young Readers) Hardcover – February 21, 2019 by Nancy Roe Pimm (Author) 4.9 out of 5 stars 18 ratings See all formats and editions Brittany Morgan, National Writer's Society2. What was he doing??? Yes, they are among the most intelligent of the breeds. Yes, I was very lucky in so many ways to have a childhood pet, my Collie dog! Collies are such a beautiful breed. They are amazing dogs. I will certainly share this and thans Mary. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on June 22, 2015: Hi, Barbara Kay When I think back on this event, it's as though Chubby and I had been rehearsing for the real event! Suhail and my dog , good morning! Thelma Alberts from Germany and Philippines on May 17, 2015: Oh my God! All of a sudden, out of the corner of my eye, I saw Chubby running very fast along the edge of the creek! The rescue woman had her siblings who were not adoptable yet because of what they'd been through. He was such an intelligent and loving dog. He was one smart dog. I decided to leave him alone, and just go by myself. Someone who has never had a pet, especially a dog, will never understand the power that a single animal can have in your life. I was swimming with all my might, and frantically calling for Chubby. You wrote the story with suspense and achieved your purpose. As an only child, he was my best playmate, and protector. By Cavan Sieczkowski. Thanks for the suggestion for submitting my story to CSFTS. Nithya Venkat from Dubai on May 12, 2015: Oh my God!What an experience, your dog is a hero! Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on July 07, 2015: tirelesstraveler, Hi. I believe dogs have the ability to think. Thanks for sharing that story. Harriet was a funny-looking beast. With Coral Springs offering so many big chain options, its easy to forget the local chains and mom and pop joints that are worth checking out while you're home. Thanks for reading and the votes, goodnight. What a blessing that you all had each other. Jennifer Kustanovich, SUNY Stony Brook5. Nonetheless, I enjoyed the story from the beginning to the end. I love my little Min. Last year, a rescue dog named Axel saved a great-great-grandmother living in Manchester, England from a home invasion. I think he felt a sense of obligation to protect me. I took Baby off two of the drugs the Vet prescribed for her, because her sight was getting worse! I always thought the Collie to be a very beautiful dog, too. Mary, Hi, torrilynn Thank you so much for reading about my Collie and how he saved my life. I hope she's doing well. He had long, beautiful hair. Not a single day went by where she did not dig herself deeper into our hearts. Hoping all is well with you and yours. I am besotted with our four legged friends, such unconditional love, no judgement, just there for us. I was an only child growing up in the country, so Chubby was my only playmate and best friend. If he were here, he would help me like he always did. As the popularity of this show and similar shows only continues to grow, I suspect to see this trend only continue to grow throughout the next year. Jaye Denman from Deep South, USA on May 11, 2015: Your collie was a beautiful, brave, and very intelligent dog. Now, unless you have lived in the country, you won’t know what a creek is. My parents saw it. Voted this up, beautiful and awesome. I sat in my bed crying, trying to find the courage to cut deeper and end it. They are so beautiful and smart! My Collie dog, my best friend, was truly my hero! The Collie is a very intelligent dog, I'm told. But, Chubby was not here…..I was all alone fighting for my life. I was very impressed when I realized the story was true. This article has not been reviewed by Odyssey HQ and solely reflects the ideas and opinions of the creator. Chubby was truly my best friend and companion. I am cautiously optimistic. Thanks so much for the vote; I appreciate that very much, Mary. So many factors combined to let Chubby rescue you: his size and strength so he could grab and tow you to shore; all that practice swimming in the creek and "saving" you when you pretended to need help; and his unconditional love for you that made him put your safety before his own. After a while, I began to get very tired, and it got harder and harder for me to swim back upstream. I hugged him as hard as I could. I loved Lassie, too. Radhi, SUNY Stony Brook3. I tried to swim back upstream, but it was no use: I was just too tired! My guess was he was there sound asleep, and that’s why he didn’t come when I called him to go swimming with me. Adrienne Farricelli on May 18, 2015: I loved reading this story, what a good boy! Your story proves that they do think! Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on May 11, 2015: I have a lot more faith in dogs like Chubby than I do in some people I know. If I continued to just get by and not care about much, would I really be living at all? She was terrible at going for walks and always managed to find the most disgusting things to roll in. My Collie was extremely intelligent, and luckily for me, he loved to swim and play the "rescue" me game. During the 11th century, St. Bernard of Montjoux established a hospice and monastery in the most dangerous part of … Dogs do amazing feats, don't they? So glad you enjoyed reading about my childhood companion, Mary. So far, I can feel myself being happier and more upbeat than I was just a week ago. Chubby is the best! How thrilling it must have been for you to finally see Nellie wag her tail. Randy drove to Yolanda's house to pick up his dog, and saw Azaiah crying on the porch and Christian in the window. I love my little Min. Voted up and interesting. Voted up. A lovely story of trust and devotion. Peace, Paula. I do appreciate that very much, Mary. A boy was trapped in an ice cavern, until this dog saved his life. We have pretended we were blind with the German Shepherd to get him to walk with my mom. I appreciate that. I stopped sleeping, no matter where I was, at a friends, at school, and especially at home. Hi, alexadry I appreciate your taking the time to read and comment on my story about my Collie dog. What was I going to do? Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on June 01, 2015: Good Morning, Nell. 27 "Before And After" Rescue Dog Pics ... took her in, paid for her jaw to be fixed, and fostered her for almost a year until we adopted her. I grew up in the country in South Carolina. Fiction? I just may do that! Linda Crampton from British Columbia, Canada on May 12, 2015: This is a lovely story, Mary. Though one may assume it as fiction, it all read as a real and honest account. For those 8 months her tail was always between her legs. Wow! Collies used to be herding dogs, not water dogs. One day we were just walking and all of a sudden I realized she was wagging her tail to beat the band. These are the most common questions regarding these two phases, and quite honestly it can be hard to pinpoint them from an outsider who is not aware of how to spot if their loved one is going into either phase. Mary, this is an incredible story, and I felt as if I was right there and my heart beating so fast. I don't publish too many short stories here. I have heard of animals saving the lives of folks, but never heard a real story. My best, Mary. And kudos to you for training him to save you by setting up real-life scenarios and providing him with loads of praise when he did come and get you. Oh yes...this is a true story. England. Thanks so much for reading my story about my childhood Collie, Chubby. Some cruel person mistreated her. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on May 17, 2015: Good Morning, Thelma Alberts Oh, I am so glad you enjoyed my story about my childhood Collie dog. This is a heartfelt personal story of how a dog's companionship with a woman who suffered personal tragedies in her life created new interests and goals that helped her to ease the loss of close family members. She instinctively knew when my anxiety or depression were bad and she would come and sit at my feet. I have just relived this story with you by reading that I realized now that my eyes became wet. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on June 29, 2015: travmaj , good evening. Open spaces were foreign to her. Maybe right after we lost our past dog, but not in recent months. I am so thankful for Chubby, being you are still here! Good Morning, Jodah Thanks so much for taking the time to read my story about me and my Collie! Peggy W , good morning. U.S.A. on May 13, 2015: Great story -- I enjoyed it from beginning to end. Judy Specht from California on July 05, 2015: Awsome story. I love coming home from school for many reasons, one of them being home-cooked meals. You just have to wait for them to have a topic about dogs and rescue. Mental illness should not be a marketing appeal. I just love dogs. Suhail Zubaid aka Clark Kent from Mississauga, ON on May 11, 2015: That was a story that ran shivers through my spines and I read it like I was there. I will Google to see when that issue will be published! I had such a great childhood in Anderson. In my mind, I had a million and one things sitting right there and waiting to be done. Our creek ran from a river nearby. I first noticed the wobbly weakness as I made my way up from the couch, and into my kitchen. You are so right; dogs can reason more than we give them credit. What a truly remarkable story - a truly remarkable Chubby the collie. If this incident had happened today, our dogs would come out to help us. He was able to rescue you because he realized you were drifting toward the waterfall. She certainly had a rough beginning in life. I still miss the woods, the creeks, etc. It is not a good idea for anyone to go swimming alone. I had a pure white GS once and he was very smart. I asked my very close friends what their morning routine is. So here is how I think Bridgerton and Regencycore style will affect fashion trends in 2021. Their routines ranged from working out, to watching TikTok, to drinking a large cup of coffee to get their day going. There was an older man sitting in a wheelchair, and I saw that when I told how Cookie, my lead dog, had saved my life, his eyes teared up and he nodded. I was just floating downstream, helplessly. You should submit it to Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover's Soul. Barbara Badder from USA on June 22, 2015: How wonderful he could save you. From the time my Collie was a little guy, he loved to swim with me. Our dogs are certainly an important part of our lives. If you are involved or interested in showing dogs in competition you will love this book. I was thinking about my great aunt's collie just last night. How A Rescue Dog Changed My Life. I'm so glad that he rescued you. Thanks for reading my story, Mary. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on May 15, 2015: Hi, vocalcoach Oh, how nice you had a childhood friend, a Collie. Then Chubby swam with me holding on until he reached the bank of the creek. Even though for the past year I was away at school and did not see her much, I still knew that she would be home with a smile once I opened the door to my house. And at that moment, there was nothing anyone could do to help me. I'm happy you thought it was a wonderful story, Mary. Yes, my best friend is sick -- but he's still here. drbj and sherry from south Florida on May 11, 2015: Hi, Mary. A more responsible and caring person, much like I was when we had Jessie in our lives. Collies are very smart and Chubby proved that on that day. My Miniature Schnauzer Has Canine Intervertebral Disc Disease, A Poem Of Love And Devotion For My Best Friend And Loyal Companion, My Miniature Schnauzer, I Have A Frog In My Yard That Kills: The Bufo Marinus (The Cane Toad). Melissa Propp from Minnesota on May 12, 2015: What a sweet story! Jackie Lynnley from the beautiful south on May 11, 2015: Beautiful story Mary, thanks so much for sharing it with us. A lovely animal and a lifelong friend. I love my little Min. Hi drbj. that was an amazing story! When the weather was hot as it was today, he liked to go underneath our house and sleep on the cool dirt. Chubby was an an amazing and intelligent dog! I was always very careful not to swim anywhere near it, because if I did, I could be swept over the fall. Graham Lee from Lancashire. Her favorite place actually. He was that one dog in a lifetime. wonderful stuff, nell. A really great read indeed. I know they would accept your true story, as that is what they accept. My generation grew up watching Lassie the TV series and reruns of movies like Lassie come home. Thanks for reading and the nice compliment on my story, Mary, Hi Mary, how did I miss this? Yes, the Collie is always listed among the most intelligent of the breeds. Like Pretty Girl, Baby was showing signs of serious side effects. So glad he was there for you! And in my heart, I realized there was another great story to be told. People are missing out on a wonderful all-around breed: the Collie. Smoky, the Dog That Saved My Life is her second book (after The Jerrie Mock Story) for Ohio University Press’s Biographies for Young Readers series. What are the symptoms of the phases? Tell me you live in a small town without saying you live in a small town. I think we all will collectively have PTSD from this horrid and heartbreaking year. She loved other dogs on our walks and would go straight to them and be so happy. If you are a dog person, you will love this book. I had a dog named Chubby as well. Oh, lambservant You just moved me to tears reading about your Collie, Nellie. Mary. Larry Rankin from Oklahoma on May 12, 2015: What a great story. Story highlights. Stacey started crying, and told him, "That dog saved my friend's son." I was too tired to swim by this time. He really knew what to do when he sensed you were in real trouble. Yes, Chubby was indeed my hero. My doctor was amazed and told me that I should go home and thank my dogs because they had saved my life. We had Broad Creek that ran right in front of our house...we fished, crabbed, and swam in it..and in winter...go carts and ice skating were held on it. He heard your cry for help and came running to the rescue. Thanks so much for reading and commenting on my story about my dog, Mary, Hi, phoenix2327 Yes, I was training Chubby (unknowingly) for this day when she would save my life!! I would pet him, and praise him for “saving my life”. Peggy Woods from Houston, Texas on May 11, 2015: You are indeed lucky that your Chubby heard your call on what could have been a fateful day. Mary Hyatt (author) from Florida on May 18, 2015: Hi, alexadry I appreciate your taking the time to read and comment on my story about my Collie dog. How would you classify them? I was an only child growing up in the country, and Chubby and I played together all the time. 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