Are any of my readers going to BlogHer in San Francisco this week? If so, I'd be delighted to meet you. Please let me know in the comments, or at trillwing -at- gmail -dot- com.
P.S. Here is some grainy footage of the new dog--a black dog in a dim room--so that you can see how, er, energetic he is:
He is also a chewer. We're calling him Obadiah, Obi for short. Once we get past the dumb chewing puppy stage, he will be an excellent dog.