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my boy riker

May 15th, 2007, 11:00 PM
Heres my boy riker, pics arent the best, just wanted to introduce him though.. i just got home from being out of town and he was doing his sucky/ pretty thing for me :) i still dont have a digital camera :confused: anyone have good recommendations ?

May 15th, 2007, 11:27 PM
awww what a cutie! hope he got some belly rubs ;)

May 16th, 2007, 01:37 AM
What a handsome boy :lovestruck: .

May 16th, 2007, 06:29 AM
Oh he is sooo cute:lovestruck:

Ford Girl
May 16th, 2007, 11:25 AM
I love his color, they are a sweet breed aren't they? I am a little bias tho. :lovestruck: They sure do have the look down pat, it makes it very hard to resist. :angel:

May 18th, 2007, 12:12 PM
Riker is very stunning. I just love the color of him.
Hope he got a cookie for being so sweet and letting you see how cute he could act when you came home.

May 18th, 2007, 12:59 PM
Oh, he is a pretty color! Very rich! he he Pretty darned cute, too...

May 18th, 2007, 03:42 PM
Wow, Riker is a beauty! What a wonderful coat he has...such gorgeous colour:cloud9: .

Kodiak Bear
May 18th, 2007, 09:42 PM
Riker is a handsome boy. How old?

I went to a camera store to figure out what digital camera would be best. You have to decide what zoom you need, shutter speed, size and what you are going to use the camera for - inside, action etc. Digital cameras are great fun, good luck finding the right one for you and look forward to more pics.

May 18th, 2007, 10:15 PM
Oh yes please , you must get a dg cam so we can get more pics :goodvibes: I love his colour ! :lovestruck:

May 18th, 2007, 10:55 PM
thanks all for the nice comments about him and pantera. His colour is a little lighter, i think the flash may have made him a tad darker/shinier than he is. He was a rescue for me and my hubby when the AZ golden org had him over at petsmart with the other dogs he was the only one not going up to anyone just sat under the table on the floor. Apparently they found him on the streets stray, dirty, matted, and afraid of everything.Sad thing is he had a name tag, no phone number, his elbows were all hairless and callused. They figured from his distrust and fear he may have been abused somehow.Anyway, I took one look, ended up sitting on the floor with him, his head found its way to my lap and we sat like that for an hour, then decided later to adopt him. I guess I should have posted this on the other thread, although all animals I have had have been rescues, humane society or somewhere.

They have guessed him at 3,4, and 5 this was last summer, when i take him to the vets in a month i am going to see what she says. His coat has come in nice and shiny though I have him on a good diet, and he is brushed nightly, exercised, all that stuff:) Hes come a long way, still gets spooked the odd time, but total 180, is playful, a cuddler to the tee, smart as a whip, and a definite part of the family.

As far as camera, I will be wanting to take both indoor, and some outdoor, action shots, I have researched a fair bit, so many out there,guess i will have to research a bit more.

May 18th, 2007, 11:26 PM
Riker is a very handsome lad and from the sounds of it lucky to have found you !

May 19th, 2007, 09:25 AM
Loopoo, thanks for rescuing Riker :grouphug: :highfive: , I'm a foster family for a golden rescue, and I can tell you these dogs are so thankfull to be adopted, they give you back so much ! All they want is to please. Long life to Riker. :dog: