The Postscript: More dog stories
August 19, 2020
It seems I have acquired a reputation.
I have been handing out dog treats for three months. Every day, I take the same trail and every day, I meet many of the same customers. Dogs have an amazing memory when it comes to getting a treat — particularly from a stranger.
One dog is not allowed treats. “No treats!” his owner says.
Before I knew her better, I suggested, “Maybe he’d like a treat?”
“Wouldn’t we all?!” she said. That lady sounded like she could really use a treat.
But she is the only one. There is an English family that walks their Bernese mountain dog, appr...