Lucky is my friend, my partner, my defender, my dog. I am his life, his love, his leader. He was mine, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart on June 2, 2017. I owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion.

Summer at the lake.  While I filled up the Beetle, Lucky got in the driver's seat and I'm glad I didn't leave my camera in the car. 

Summer at the lake. 

While I filled up the Beetle, Lucky got in the driver's seat and I'm glad I didn't leave my camera in the car. 

Lucky and Keuffel's first day. The best pictures are often right in front of you. After I uncovered the canary's cage, Lucky looked at the cage and cried because he couldn't get close enough to see the bird.

Lucky and Keuffel's first day.

The best pictures are often right in front of you. After I uncovered the canary's cage, Lucky looked at the cage and cried because he couldn't get close enough to see the bird.

What's dog to do? While walking Lucky, I came upon this sign, and asked him to pose. After a couple of years, he was used to these requests.

What's dog to do?

While walking Lucky, I came upon this sign, and asked him to pose. After a couple of years, he was used to these requests.

Driving past this sign, I knew there was a picture to be made.  "It's not what you look at, it's what you see." - Henry David Thoreau

Driving past this sign, I knew there was a picture to be made. 

"It's not what you look at, it's what you see." - Henry David Thoreau

Ruler of the roost Don't put your camera in the bag when you get home.

Ruler of the roost

Don't put your camera in the bag when you get home.

Lucky brought joy to and made friends with everyone he met.  

Lucky brought joy to and made friends with everyone he met.

 

The plate cleaner's club. Since I was making pictures, Lucky decided he had a better chance of getting a treat from Cousin Kim.

The plate cleaner's club.

Since I was making pictures, Lucky decided he had a better chance of getting a treat from Cousin Kim.

 

To buy a copy of Lucky's book, please click here.

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To purchase the audio version of A Lucky Life, please click here

For a copy of the book signed by Lucky and inscribed by me, please use paypal.me/BobSoltys/50    I'll donate $25 to Jack Russell Rescue.

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To watch a video of Dr. Decker working with Lucky, please click here.

"I've got a lot of fond memories of that dog." - Indiana Jones in the final scene of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade