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Let's try an older dog

Here is Strauss in his prime at age 5


And here he is now, about a month and a half shy of 10 years of age

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Strauss: The patriarch
GCH Wesson: The herding fool
CH Moto: The derp
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SDIT Rumble: The silly sable

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Looks like he's in Great Shape!
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I bet you guys have shared some unforgettable memories! Thanks for sharing
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What a handsome boy! He looks so healthy in his 10 yr old picture too!

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He looks pretty darn good, Jackie.

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I wish he had more muscle tone, but then I realize he's a month and a half shy of 10. He's normal. I let him exercise at his own pace and do what he wants. I keep him mobile and that keeps him happy.

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Strauss: The patriarch
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CH Moto: The derp
Mikasa: The Hellbeast
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Other than his color I have always liked Strauss. I would maybe like a bit more oomph to his rear. He looked/looks a little front heavy in both pictures, but this is just nit picking. He is holding up well.

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I think he looks great! Especially for his age. Very balanced looking dog.
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Lisa, I will admit when I see his color on any other dog, I go "Oh, God NO!" I recognize it as totally faulty and gross (haha). I'm pretty sure I can only tolerate it on him because he's my special dog.

He is a little front heavy.

Can't believe he's almost 10....cripes. UNACCEPTABLE! lol

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