Who are you? 2012 Edition

Discussion in 'Buried Bones' started by Taqroy, Feb 16, 2012.

  1. ~Jessie~

    ~Jessie~ Chihuahua Power!

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Jessie
    Occupation: Office Manager
    Age: 26
    About your dog(s): Emma: 2 year old Chihuahua, Rory: 2 year old Border Collie, Tucker: 3 year old Chihuahua, Chloe: 5 year old Chihuahua, Rylie: 6 year old Chihuahua
    Interests: Traveling, painting, writing, photography, dogs
    Favorite music: A little bit of (mostly) everything. I guess my favorite bands would be Fun, This Providence, The Audition, The Shins... those are who I generally listen to the most.
    Favorite book: No favorites, really. I love books, but haven't really determined a favorite
    Favorite quote: It was in my siggy for a while, but it's: "Our boats collide, we feel the breeze. We stay afloat and make the most of everything." It's from a Get Up Kids song. I also like "There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in." It's from a song I've never heard but I love the quote.
    Random fact: I love video games. Most people wouldn't expect that :p

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    Jessie and Tucker by InLimbo87, on Flickr
     
  2. Moth

    Moth Mild and Slightly Nutty

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    Picture time :)

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  3. Laurelin

    Laurelin I'm All Ears

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    Omg, I was just re-reading this and realized I forgot Mia! :rofl1::rofl1::rofl1:

    I think I earned one of these:

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    noeyes3 by Summer_Papillon, on Flickr

    Haha, I was skipping around I forgot to go back and finish that line. In case anyone didn't know, I also have a nearly 3 year old papillon named Mia.
     
  4. ravennr

    ravennr ಥ⌣ಥ

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    We are a good looking group if I do say so myself! :p
     
  5. *blackrose

    *blackrose "I'm kupo for kupo nuts!"

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Andrea
    Occupation: Kennel Technician/Assistant Groomer; student majoring in Animal Science
    Age: 21
    About your dog(s): Chloe - 5 year old Collie/Aussie mix.
    My mom's dogs are: Rose, 13 year old Lab mix, and Cora, 10 month old Lab/Border Collie mix
    My boyfriend's dog is: Cynder, 6 year old Lab/Spaniel mix

    Chloe is the only dog that is mine, but I help care for the other three so they sort of count.
    Interests: Dogs, animals in general, reading, RPG video games, anime, playing the piano, and hiking
    Favorite music: I'll listen to just about anything, but I really like what I'll dub "gothic rock". (Groups like Within Temptation.) Take metal and add piano/orchestra music to it and I'm in love.
    Favorite book series: The Dresden Files, The Malazan Book of the Fallen, and The Hollows.
    Favorite quote: "Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God...whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things." Philippians 4:4-9
    Random fact: I still have all of my Pokemon cards. ^^

    Me, my boy, and my siblings Christmas day (I had just gotten off of work, thus my lovely attire). Back L-R: Jake, Wesley, JeanAnne. Front: Mike (and Cynder), me, and Melanie.
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    A picture snapped of me while at my Grandparent's house for a Christmas gathering - figured I should post a picture of me in non-scrubs, but I still don't have my hair down LOL:
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  6. LostAndConfused

    LostAndConfused Active Member

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    Nickname/Preferred name: I generally go by Terri, Ter or T-Bone by my college friends
    Occupation: I work in customer service for a logistics company. Basically, I move crap for IBM all over the country.
    Age: 26 this year
    Interests: I like to read & crochet & surf the net. I love Dr. Who and I think I've decided that I'm naming all pets after Dr. Who companions.
    Favorite music: Good music...*shrug*
    Favorite book: Sorry, don't have one. I like lots of books
    Favorite quote: I don't have a fav. quote either. I might have to read through everyone else's and steal one or two
    Random fact: ummm....I have a metal plate & two pins in my ankle. That makes me a card carrying member of the "I Got Screwed" club.

    Ben and I trying to do Duck Face

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  7. PatchworkRobot

    PatchworkRobot New Member

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    Nickname/Preferred name: PatchworkRobot or Patch for forums.
    Occupation: Counseling graduate student with various jobs, the longest standing being at a dog boarding/daycare facility
    Age: 22
    About your dog(s): Dreizehn - 13 month old Doberman
    Interests: Psychology, Dogs, Horses, Doctor Who
    Favorite music: I'm happy to listen to most things. I especially love classical music, Thrice, and Mumford & Sons.
    Favorite book: The Phantom Tollbooth & Fahrenheit 451
    Favorite quote: "I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best." -M.Monroe.
    Random fact: Before I die I want to participate in an ostrich race.

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    He's so serious so I was trying to make him smile.
     
  8. ThoseWordsAtBest

    ThoseWordsAtBest Wu-Tang Steph

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Steph.
    Occupation: Animal Care Specialist Supervisor at a kennel location of a rescue.
    Age: 25.
    About your dog(s): Oh god the things I could say about my dogs.
    Interests: Dogs, tattoos, hair, doing embarrassing things.
    Favorite music: I gotta be that loser and say I listen to all sorts of things because I really do. I've seen anywhere from Britney Spears in concert to the Blood Brothers.
    Favorite book: As I Lay Dying - William Faulkner.
    Favorite quote: "Alone in my world of enemies I fear nothing." It's true, it's tattooed on my arm.
    Random fact: I'm a hair stylist.

    Getting pictures with all five of the dogs would be hilarious and I'd likely lose an eye, so here is my favorite with Shammy:

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    Does this count? ;) (not pictured: Jack McCoy. Guy refuses to sleep on the bed with me)

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  9. Zhucca

    Zhucca Lab Love

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Kelsey or my username.
    Occupation: Entry-level Construction
    Age: 20
    About your dog(s): Duke is 1.5yr old Chocolate Lab and the best dog ever.
    Interests: dogs, reading, music, video games.
    Favorite music: Daft Punk, Ladytron, Thunderheist, Mumford & Sons, Mother Mother, Black Keys...
    Favorite book: it changes. Right now it's Player Piano.
    Favorite quote: “Knowing your own ignorance is the first step to enlightenment.â€
    Random fact: I have never traveled outside of my province.

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  10. JacksonsMom

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    I love these kinds of threads! Love seeing everyone and reading more info. So I can put a face to the username.

    Nickname/Preferred name: Brit or Brittany
    Occupation: Was a pet sitter; now tutoring (sort of) and in college.
    Age: 21
    About your dog(s): Jackson - 3 year old Yorkie with sooo much personality; almost human-like, super smart and eager to try anything.
    Interests: Movies, collecting movies, dogs, photography, reading, etc
    Favorite music: Pop <3
    Favorite book: Anything by Jodi Picoult.
    Favorite quote: Happiness is what you make of it.
    Random fact: In 2008, me and my friends traveled all over the US and into parts of Canada to follow the Backstreet Boys around. lol. It was a blast and I'll never forget it.

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  11. sassafras

    sassafras mushinois

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    Nickname/Preferred name: sassafras
    Occupation: veterinarian
    Age: 43, yikes
    About your dog(s): Pip, 6 year old hairy pit bull; Maisy, 4 year old houndX; Squash, 1+ year old Alaskan huskyX
    Interests: Dogs, gardening, dogs, knitting/crochet, dogs, gaming, dogs, urban mushing, dogs, camping, and dogs.
    Favorite music: Handsome Family and many others, but mostly Handsome Family
    Favorite book: No such thing as favorite, just whatever I'm reading now
    Favorite quote: At the moment, "We lost! We f*cking super lost, man!"
    Random fact: If I told you, I'd have to kill you.

    I don't have a picture with all three dogs, but here's me and the youngsters...

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    ETA: Found one with Pip, though...

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    ETA: This one with Pip is actually much better... SO VAIN
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  12. Southpaw

    Southpaw orange iguanas.

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Ally
    Occupation: Kennel assistant/pet retail slave (that makes it sound horrible. It's really not. Sometimes.)
    Age: 20
    About your dog(s): Lucy - a 6 year old bichon/poodle mix. Kind of a jerk.
    Juno - almost-3-year-old Boxer. Kind of a brat.
    Interests: Dogs, music, photography, scrapbooking, shopping, reading, baking, sleeping, eating
    Favorite music: Punk rock? Top 40 is cool too. lol.
    Favorite book: The Hunger Games, To Kill a Mockingbird
    Favorite quote: "It takes ten times as long to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart."
    Random fact: I like dried apricots and have a 3lb bag sitting next to me right now.

    I don't include myself in photos often...
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  13. RedHotDobe

    RedHotDobe aka RedHotBabe

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Just don't call me Cait.
    Occupation: Professional Student (and I work, too)
    Age: 24
    About your dog(s): Rumor, 7 year-old red Doberman Pinscher
    Interests: Art, Photography, Psychology, Cars, Dogs, and other such things.
    Favorite music: I don't like rap and I don't like country. Almost everything else is fair game.
    Favorite book: I'm terrible at finding value in reading for entertainment. It's boring to me. I'm currently reading Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies.
    Favorite quote: Don't have one. I have a lot of various quotes that I like.
    Random fact: I can't swim.

    Why yes, I am casually shimmying my way out of a race car.
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  14. JessLough

    JessLough Love My Mutt

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Jess
    Occupation: Bartender, pet sitter, Accounting student, volunteer treasurer for the FRSO (yah, takes up enough time it counts)
    Age: 21
    About your dog(s): Rosey - 15 :)yikes:) year old border collie/german shepherd dog mix. The queen of the house. The boss. My heart.
    I also have 2 ferrets, Renegade the jerk (nearly 5 year old male) and Harley the princess (4 year old female). All 3 of them are my life, and I don't know what I'd do without them
    Interests: Dogs, ferrets, photography, scrapbooking, baking, volunteering for a whole mess of organizations, math (yah, I know :p )

    Random fact: I've gone against everything you are ever taught about the internet and flew out to Florida last year to meet Jessie and her husband, and stay at their house with their dogs. Was probably a stupid risk to take, but I'm still alive and going back this year.

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    Rosey and I
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    My <3 Rascal (passed away Feb. 4th) and I. SO glad I went ahead and got these done last year. Never thought I'd be this glad.
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    Rosey, Rascal and I
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    Santa, Rascal, Renegade, Harley and I
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  15. Panzerotti

    Panzerotti New Member

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    JessLough, quit making me want a ferret! They are so cute and remind me of my Siamese cat in a weird kind of way. :)
     
  16. JustaLilBitaLuck

    JustaLilBitaLuck New Member

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    Nickname/Preferred name: I realize my username is a mouthful, so Megan is fine.

    Occupation: I work at a pet food store, and I absolutely love it. I volunteer/foster for a rescue. I'm studying to be a Veterinary Technician, and I'm trying really hard to not quit.

    Age: 19

    About your dog(s): Jack, a 4-year-old Lhasa Apso mix, and Missy, a 5-year-old Rottwiler.

    Interests: Dogs, cats, pet food/nutrition, reading, cooking

    Favorite music: Country! But I'll listen to pretty much anything.

    Favorite book: Harry Potter is my ultimate favorite, but I'll try anything once.

    Favorite quote: "I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be." -Douglas Adams

    Random fact: I've been on a science fiction/space opera kick recently - I'm working my way through Farscape (for the second time), and then Firefly (for the tenth time), and then Andromeda, once I can track down the boxed set.

    This isn't a 2012 photo, but its one of the few that I like.
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  17. Panzerotti

    Panzerotti New Member

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Tab
    Occupation: Student (Biomedical Biology)
    Age: 31
    About your dog(s): Panzer, a 1 year old Malinois, and Solo, an 11 year old mutt.
    Interests: Agility, tracking, reading, video games, working out.
    Favorite music: All kinds!
    Favorite book: Too many!
    Random fact: I'm also a cat-lover and have rubbed faces with a tiger. :)

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  18. JessLough

    JessLough Love My Mutt

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    Sorry, I can't :p they are amazing and awesome Pets, and everybody should have one (and then ferretmath hits and you have 2 or 3 or 10).

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  19. Tortilla

    Tortilla Blonde Raccoon

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Tori
    Occupation: University student (political science)
    Age: 20
    About your dog(s): Seamus O'Grady is a six year old rescued who-knows-what, and Sally is a twelve year old Rough Collie.
    Interests: Nutrition, dogs (obviously), animal rescue, photography, reading, writing, travelling.
    Favorite music: 90s alternative.
    Favorite book: The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
    Favorite quote: 'You can spend minutes, hours, days, weeks, or even months over-analyzing a situation; trying to put the pieces together, justifying what could've, would've happened... or you can just leave the pieces on the floor and move on.'
    Random fact: I'm obsessed with toast. It's probably my favourite food.

    The only decent picture I have with Seamus .. it was like two years ago and my hair was really short.
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    From last week.
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  20. sparks19

    sparks19 I'd rather be at Disney

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    Nickname/Preferred name: Tanya
    Occupation: Stay at Home mom
    Age: 30
    About your dog(s): Belle is a bluetick coonhound and we estimate that she is approx 7 years old. Beezer is (best guess) a greyhound pointer mix and we estimate him to be about 5 or 6
    Interests: DISNEY!!!!!!
    Favorite music: Country. I really like a bit of everything... if anyone ever looked at my ipod they would have me committed thinking I had multiple personalities lol.
    Favorite book: Gosh I don't know. I'm the kind of person that reads a book once and then move on to the next one but I've always had a soft spot for Charlotte's Web... yes I know that's a kids book :p
    Favorite quote: Just about any Walt Disney quote. there are so many good ones. "It's kind of fun to do the impossible"
    "If you can dream it, you can do it."
    "You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you."

    Random fact: I am a 5 year old trapped in a 30 year old body lol. I love to play with toys, play games, play on playground equipment etc etc. That's why I like Disney so much... it's the one place I can act like a child and no one notices. In the real world I get a lot of strange looks lol

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    I can't find a photo of the dogs at the moment lol I need a better system for organizing all my photos
     

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