Puppies vs. Babies.

posted on: Wednesday, June 29, 2011

I’d like to compare raising a puppy to raising babies, although I will probably kick myself for even saying that when I do have babies.

Some similarities:

-Lack of sleep.

-Up a few times at night to them crying.

-Watching every move they make since they can be very mischievous and like to eat things they shouldn’t be eating.

-They bite.

Okay, that last one doesn’t go for babies. Babies don’t have teeth.

Still, how can you not love this face?

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We returned from wedding weekend and it was wonderful! Ashley looked absolutely gorgeous and the setting was SO beautiful. I plan on recapping the wedding very soon over at Ashley’s blog since she’s honeymooning it up right now. I’m currently in the process of trying to get back into a routine. Blogging is so hard to do with a puppy needing so much of my attention, but now that we’re home and not traveling too far for a while, I’ll be getting back on schedule in no time! We’re so happy to finally be able to be here for more than a few days at a time and able to start settling down now. We’re loving it!

  • Your puppy is getting so big! Truly adorable. I am excited for the wedding recap ;)

  • She is so cute, but I remember how exhausting puppies can be. They are so cute, but I like them much better when you don’t have to worry about them destroying your house! ;-)

  • Jen

    So, so cute!

    When Nati was a puppy, we went to visit my aunt and uncle who had a newborn. We compared the similarities a lot and totally agreed that puppies are a good way to prepare you for kids!

  • Seriously! I’m so tired, but I do love nap times and the times she’s super sweet. She’s being extra crazy today, though!

  • WOW! She is ADORABLE! Puppies are A LOT of work. Are you having to take her out in the middle of the night for potty breaks?

  • hi! Im new to your blog via twitter! your pup is so adorable and yes, just like babies.. good practice;)

  • Ok, we need to make this playdate happen while Nola is still anywhere near Clyde’s size! :) Let me know if you want to get them together sometime soon!

  • Don’t forget the bathing and the cleaning up after accidents! I felt the exact same way when I was raising a little fur baby a year ago or so. It’s a very time-consuming yet rewarding experience :) I’m sure parenthood will be even more so, but having a pet is the best practice I can think of to prepare for it!

  • So cute! I want a dog :) Oh wait but i need a job!

  • Aww…such a precious looking face:) Glad the weekend was fun for you!

  • YES! Do you happen to have a fenced in backyard? Haha..