Understanding My Chihuahua:

Demanding Little ****!

JanisJoplin the Chihuahua has mastered the art of begging and is becoming a demanding little sh…uh…turd. Yes, by giving in I enable the behavior. I understand this but I have found a Chihuahua’s will to be quite strong. Apparently stronger than mine. The key, I have found, is to learn what she is demanding and act accordingly.

Licking (as discussed in my previous Understanding article) my shins while I’m eating is her demanding to be recognized and fed. This a summarily ignored with regularity despite her constant and sometimes…