Our puppy is completely ridiculous.  We have a fairly large fenced in yard that allows her plenty of room to run and play, but what is the one thing to which she’s attracted?  You guessed it- the gate.  See, there’s this little opening between the fence and the gate itself, just big enough for her to squeeze through.  Give her a few more months and she won’t be able to fit, but for now she can do it, so she does.  It’s not enough that she has the whole yard- she wants to explore what’s beyond that fence.  She doesn’t understand that we keep her fenced in for her own safety or that she actually has complete freedom in the yard itself.  No, she wants what she can’t have.  Silly, isn’t it?  Good thing we aren’t that way…

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