Ava-roo

Ava-roo was adopted from the New Beginnings Shih-Tzu Rescue group in early May 1, 2010.  Ava is eight years old and a full bred Shih Tzu.

Ava-roo is named, in part, after The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood.  One of the children is known as Cassie-o-roo (howling liking a dog.).  It’s a spectacular book and I really wanted to call her Cassie-o-roo, but the rescue group called her Asia and we decided the name Ava reflects her glamorous look.  So we put the two together and she is  Ava-roo.

We are learning more and more about Ava-roo.  The more we know about her, the deeper she gets into our hearts.

One Response to “Ava-roo”

  • Lisa:

    I love that she is getting deeper into your heart! She’s very lucky to have found you, Dave and Gracie!

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