A Dog, a Frog and a Mystery

Sunnie, a yellow lab puppy, bounced into our lives in the summer of 2003. She was a tiny bundle of fur the day Chris, my husband, and I picked her up and she slept in my shoe on our forty minute ride home. I finally had her. The dog I always wanted. Yes! Sunnie and I were destined to be friends forever. Our “friends forever” status was immediately challenged by one factor I never considered: her personality. Her alpha personality. Sunnie’s “in control” ways made me instantly lose the control I thought I had. If I told her “Come”, she…