Getting to know each other :)
We have some amazing members on this board and I thought it might be fun to get to know each other in a different way! I thought it would be fun to create a thread all about us! Please feel free to post a mini bio/share information about yourselves. Whatever information with youre comfortable sharing is totally fine or feel free if you want to add other information about yourself thats not listed below.
Ill go first:
Location Ontario, Canada
Age - 27
Occupation I was a law clerk for 5 years and decided to go back to school this year to get my BA (not sure what the heck I want to do with my degree once I finish it)
Educational background Law Clerk Diploma from Niagara College, currently working on my BA (English and Labour Studies)
Attachment - single
Hobbies animals, hiking, skating, dancing (ballet, tap, jazz and lyrical), music (i play piano, clarinet and the guitar), my favourite band is Rolling Stones, reading, writing and of course chloe!!
Pets- Chloe (GR 2 ½ years old), Mozart (Cat -14 years old)
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Go for a swim at the beach
#1 Item on your bucket list: Live/travel in England
Ive been a member of this forum since January 2011
Here is a picture of Chloe and I:
Fun! I will play!
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Age - 32
Occupation Public relations/marketing communications - I work as a director at the largest public relations firm in Canada
Educational background Journalism school, communications grad-school
Attachment - Taken. have a long distance boyfriend on the West Coast
Hobbies Bikram yoga, everything with my dog (obviously!), farmers market junkie, does the internet count?
Pets- Miss Sydney (2.5 years old). My roommate has Barney (cat, 14 yrs) so he's half mine right now.
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): I love taking her new places to explore.
#1 Item on your bucket list: I don't have one... it's horrible, I know... really need to consider one at some point.
This is the only photo I've taken with Sydney so far! Better get some better options!
- Kat (Sydney's Mom)
I think this is a fun idea too, I'll jump in:
Location Jeju, South Korea
Age - 27
Occupation In the uk I worked in post production for the BBC but now here in Jeju I have a job at my husbands school no reception but will soon me moving onto exams officer.
Educational background Studied Media at university in Portsmouth
Attachment - Married, been with my man since i was 16
Hobbies Walking the dogs is all I can do really as have a very dodgy shoulder which stops me from doing most things
Pets- Poppy (Cocker Spaniel) 4 years in Feb, Jasper (GR) 1 yr tomorrow! Both my babies
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): take them to the beach and somewhere new for them, so they can explore new smells
#1 Item on your bucket list: erm ,cant say i have really thought about it actually.
Name - Jess
Location – Currently Winchester, Virginia
Age - 22
Occupation – Veterinary Assistant and hopeful Vet student
Educational background – BS in Animal Science from Virginia Tech
Attachment - Single
Hobbies – Skiing, reading, video games, the internet, veterinary medicine, anime
Pets- Beamer (1 1/2 years golden), Sadie (Almost 7 year old Black lab), Sydney (Almost 7 year old chocolate lab). Both labs are my mom's dogs who I live with. Plus Orion and Cali 9 month old orange buff kittens
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Hikes, dog training/class/shows, cuddling on the couch and bed
#1 Item on your bucket list- Going to Comic Con in San Diego next July with one of my best friends and traveling to Japan.
I will reply (although I think there was another thread similar before).
Name - Kelli
Location – Ocean Springs, MS
Age - 27 (1 month from 28!)
Occupation – Biology Teacher at a Catholic High School; Vet Tech in my spare time...also cheerleading Coach
Educational background – BS in Biological Sciene from Mississippi State University (Cowbell Country) :-)
Attachment - Married
Hobbies – Hmmm....MY DOGS!!! Love traveling and doing anything outdoors. Love being adventurous
Pets- Lightning (13 year old Basset Hound); Paris (8 year old Border Collie); Bella (4 year old Failed Foster...German Shepherd/Aussie mix); Remi (3 1/2 year old Golden Retriever); and Cannon (19 month old Golden Retriever)...So 5 dogs living in my house. Mother thinks I am slap crazy! I might agree
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Playing Outdoors, Training, agility, and just about anything they enjoy makes me happy.
#1 Item on your bucket list- Travel to Australia...have always wanted to go there! Always hoping I can bring back the accent or Hugh Jackman
Picture Below is about a year old...
CH Lakewood's Gonna B A RockStar JH CGC "Remi"
CH Lakewood's Bringin' Out Da Big Guns CGC RN JH VC "Cannon"
Rhythm's Dat's Da Way I Like It (CH Ptd) "KC"
Rhythm's Flyin Under the Radar "Hush"
Last edited by kfayard; 11-13-2012 at 12:19 AM.
I have been MIA for a while, life has been insane!
Name - Melissa
Location Burlington, ON
Age - 28
Occupation Financial Analyst for a manufacturing facility
Educational background undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences, then switched gears and am currently working on my accounting designation (CGA), hence why my life is insane right now!
Attachment - married to my husband for 2.5 years, together 10 years this month!
Hobbies yoga, studying, running... Sums up my life right now...
Pets- Bailey (5) and Burgundy (7)... Also spend a lot of time with my sisters dog Sadie and my moms dog Buddy (for those of you who don't know, my mom is *Laura* here on the forum)
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): nap
#1 Item on your bucket list - have a baby!!!
My name is Melissa ...
Mom to Bailey & Burgundy and Auntie to Sadie & Buddy!
Daughter to *Laura*
Blog: Silber & Gold
"Until one has loved an animal, part of their soul remains unawakened."
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Name - Autumn
Location Niagara, Ontario
Age - 24
Occupation Not working at this moment other then volunteering as an assistant at a vet clinic trying to gain some experience for my schooling
Educational background In college taking some veterinary assistant courses
Attachment - Single
Hobbies I am a very simple person. I am happy to just hang out with some friends, go shopping and photography
Pets- Lincoln (5 year old Belgian Shepherd), Ruby (10 year old Shih poo), Riot (3 year old ginger kitty) and Cynder (8 month old grey kitten)
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): I like hiking with the pups, roller blading with the pups and hanging out with a couple close friends!
#1 Item on your bucket list- Haven't really thought about it
LOCATION- Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
EDUCATION-college office administration
HOBBIES-love watching movies and listening to music, enjoy hiking with my friends, and of course love spending time with the dogs!
PETS- Sammy (2 year old gr) cooper (1 year old gr) misty (8 year old husky) bojoosh (10 year old cat)
FAVE THING TO DO WITH YOUR GOLDEN-fetch with cooper and cuddling with Sam
#1 THING ON THE BUCKET LIST-to see the pyramids of Giza
I also enjoy reading (currently reading game of thrones which is awesome!), puzzles, and video games!
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Great idea! It is nice to get to know the people in the forum a bit better (specially for recent member, such as myself )
Location Lille France (even though I am originally from Lisbon, Portugal)
Age - 28
Occupation Research engineer in a biotech company
Educational background Master in biological engineer and PhD in Industrial microbiology
Attachment - moving in soon together with bf
Hobbies reading, watching movies, play and teach tricks to Pixie (maybe startin agility soon)
Pets- Pixie (almost 8 months old GR)
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Go for hikes in the forest
#1 Item on your bucket list: Have a dog! (DONE ); guess that for now, buy a nice house with a huge garden for Pixie