State Fair Tippy. Family photo.

This is the part of keeping dogs I’ll never get used to.

Tippy Traveling in Style family photo
Tippy and his companion, Sunny. Family photo.

Rest in Peace, State Fair Tippy. You were meant to be a pet, not livestock, and you did well. Your poodles would be proud of you.

Enrolled Cherokee, 9th grade dropout, retired judge, associate professor emeritus, and (so far) cancer survivor. Memoir: Lighting the Fire (Miniver Press 2020)

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