Walking with the more-than-human: Paying attention to Lobito’s movements

Paying attention to Lobito’s movements Wagging tail, tucked-under tail Staring at something, staring at nothing, staring at me Standing still Pulling away Sniffing pavement, sniffing plants, sniffing corners, sniffing urine, sniffing air Circling around, circling about Bending under fences, bending … Read More

Walking with the more-than-human: EXPERIMENTING WITH A LOOSE LEAD

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Who’s leading? Who’s following?   Taking time, making time Twenty………twenty-five……….thirty…….. Lobito is busy sniffing the grey asphalt concrete….. thirty-five…… Sighing with frustration, I look around for approaching cars, people, or dogs….. forty……forty-five….. I am tempted to pull the lead and … Read More