Steve and I continue to be amazed by the ways in which puppies can differ.  Darby, for example, tries to get our attention in a way that no puppy has before. Usually, she’s very good and sits quietly within her kennel.  But at times she cannot resist communicating how badly she wants to be released. Then she’ll pace, bone in mouth,  moaning elaborately and bashing her tail against the kennel walls.  It’s really quite difficult to ignore.  Here’s a sample: