Human Parts
Published in

Human Parts

THIS IS US

I Adopted the Wrong Dog

Meet Fish, my boss

This is my boss, Fish. Photo courtesy of the author.

Don’t freak out about the headline. Fish doesn’t know he’s the wrong dog; I’m the only one agonizing about our relationship. As far as Fish is concerned, my house is a pretty nice hotel, although the staff could be better trained.

Fish (not his real name) came into my life — or perhaps I should say I dropped into his — on…

--

--

--

A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

Recommended from Medium

What is equine therapy? Pt. 2 | GROW Counseling

Animals in shelters are often found in unsanitary conditions and in critical health due to abuse.

28 “Highlights” of Dog Ownership

How much exercise does my dog need?

I once had a dog who I loved dearly, (one of many in my life) His name was Bandit!

What two breeds make a Shih Tzu?

On saying goodbye

Five common myths about dog aggression

Growling dog

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Adeline Dimond

Adeline Dimond

Federal attorney, writing thought crimes on Medium. To connect: Adeline.Dimond@gmail.com

More from Medium

I Only Knew She Had a Problem When I Remembered Her Recipes From the 80s

A tall glass of strawberry milkshake.

Tonight I told my ex-husband that I’d bought our boys suits for his funeral 6 months ago.

I Weighed Myself Everyday For One Year. Here’s What Happened

The Mental Torture of “Being Fat”