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    Default Canoe and Learning to Swim

    Yesterday Coco had two firsts! We went on her very first canoe trip with her dog friend and some of my friends, and she went swimming all by herself for the first time! Her love for fetching and the fact that her life jacket helped her float gave her that extra confidence I think. We had so much fun! She was using her friend Diezel the yellow lab as an example.

    My friend Kaitlin in the back with the dogs. They were so excited when we pulled up to the park!



    Coco's life vest conveniently has a little handle! Don't worry, it has a very thick flap on the bottom that velcros on so no pressure was on her neck. She didn't mind being held like this at all lol.



    I can canoe, can you canoe?






    And Coco's swimming debut!






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    Oh my gosh! Congrats Coco! You did wonderfully Where was this place you went to? Btw...You looked very nice in your bathing suit

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    We went to the Slough in Bothell. Nice calm waters and it was so nice out yesterday

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    Never been there but its a pretty area! It was nice all weekend but I am SO ready for the cooler temps We went to the Puyallup fair to watch the rodeo. WOW was it hot, thank goodness we were under the covered portion!

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    That was great, you can tell you were all having a great time.....especially your proud moment when she swam in her own. Too darn cute!
    Cindy and Claire
    Claire was born on Feb7, 2010

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    This is SO darn cute!!!!! You are both having so much fun, you can tell. I am going to try to get Brooky in the water this summer, do you think the life jacket helped her ease into it? I need to buy Brooky a life jacket anyway so that we can go on some boats this summer!

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