Sunday Dog Date
Luke and I got to see one of our favorite faces today.
Located next door to Remedy, Coffee Girls is another favorite spot in my Waldo neighborhood to chill over tasty food and beverages.
I should have photographed the herbs growing out of mason jars on the inside tables.
But I was too giddy overseeing the reunion of lovebugs Luke and Minnie.
The sweet little husky mix with one blue eye started singing as soon as she saw Luke and me round the corner. She seemed equally excited to see both of us after the past few months apart. She also seems very bonded to her mama, which makes me happy.
Between Luke and Minnie, the emotion was so high that Holly and I actually had to walk the dogs around the block to calm down before we settled into our table.
We didn’t want the amorous golden retriever and his sassy lady to disturb the other diners too much.
There were kisses, high pitched whines, kisses, happy jumping, kisses, yips and more kisses. Minnie gave Luke lots of licks across his nose and forehead. He seemed to enjoy that.
Back at the cafe, they eventually acted like they’d never been separated and were satisfied to observe the world while laying quietly and close to each other.
After brunch we took the dogs to a nearby swath of unused property where they could run around off-leash like they did before Minnie moved out.
It was awesome – and interaction that these two dogs, who are able to play nice with each other, really need.
Luke and Minnie might not live together anymore, but they are still in love.
They insist on more dates. Soon!
Does your dog have a boyfriend or girlfriend that does not live with you?
Posted on September 16, 2012, in Dogs, Dogtography, Fostering, Luke, Minnie and tagged Coffee Girl's Cafe in Kansas City, dog best friends, dog friendly patio, dogs being reunited, golden retriever, husky mix, Waldo neighborhood. Bookmark the permalink. 11 Comments.