In 2010 we lost our best family dog ever, Dottie. We didn't want Quinn to be alone so we got 2 year old Zippy. He is a miniature schnauzer. He came from what appeared to be a puppy mill. He was kept outside in a pen with many other dogs. We brought him home and changed his name to Shadow.
This past week I took Shadow for surgery on his teeth. We did not realize it but he had several bad teeth. On the positive, my kids no longer call him "stinky" and they now let him sit by them: