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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby mdwoodland » Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:11 pm

This is Moab. When she was 14, she did her 14th 14er (Huron) with me. Now, she is a happy 16 year old that prefers short walks and long naps.

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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby kushrocks » Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:43 pm

Keep them coming. Its been a while since I smiled so much reading a thread on 14ers lately. Thanks to everyone who posted especially the first timers.

First photo is sophie about to start heading up Kelso Ridge for the 4th time

Second photo is of Sophie on the summit of South Maroon

Third photo is probably the funniest picture I have ever taken of her on the traverse from Harvard to Columbia.
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby Bean » Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:48 pm

Seems Sophie is a popular name.

Here's Sophie this morning.

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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby globreal » Thu Aug 16, 2012 5:14 pm

This is our rescue dog, "Jack." (His name when we got him.)

Boy he loves to run, hike, and climb mountains! We had about 14 or so 14ers together before he blew out his ACL. The surgery was a success but I don't chance taking him on the high peaks anymore. And when I leave out the door with my pack, he whines and whines. :(
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby Vinegaroon » Thu Aug 16, 2012 6:21 pm

Sunny has done a couple 14ers in the past two years... Democrat and Shavano...
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby cheeseburglar » Thu Aug 16, 2012 8:54 pm

Kia and Kussum dragged me up Castle Peak last year. Here we are enjoying the descent!
Photo by Ann Driggers.
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby wildlobo71 » Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:30 pm

To my best hiking companion, thanks for letting me hang around in your life for 10 years Berkeley... You are so missed.

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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby gone_skiing » Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:09 pm

Took Ranger the lab on his 4th fourteener, and pepper on his first at 3 months
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby HikerGuy » Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:09 pm

My hiking buddies:

Quita on top of her first 14er, San Luis Peak.
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Post-trip crash on the sofa.
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Daisy has trouble getting out of the sleeping bag for those alpine starts.
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby globreal » Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:53 pm

Love the sleeping dog photos! Those are soooo funny!
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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby klinger » Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:54 am

Chloe and Cole begin their 3 day naps after 14ers right away. =D>

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Re: The 14er.com dogs

Postby Bean » Fri Aug 17, 2012 5:03 am

HikerGuy wrote:Daisy has trouble getting out of the sleeping bag for those alpine starts.
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Is that a dog-specific bag or just a light people bag?
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