Off to Petco we go...only it's about 8:30pm and the store closes at 9:00pm. I hustle Ellie into the car - she loves a car ride. We arrive at Petco with 15 minutes to spare. I take her out to a grassy area to wee before entering the store. She squats, goes, and we head in.
We first wander to the toy aisle. She's been a little mouthy when she's bored or ignored or feeling needy. She likes my 5 lb dumbbell. The bearded giant suggested that I try to find her a heavy rubber toy...although she doesn't seem to like the Kong we got her. I find some nice rubber toys that Ellie might like. While I am grabbing them, she pops squat number 2 next to the toy aisle. Awesome.
I run to the front, the blush hot on my cheeks, and grab some paper towels. I spend 5 minutes mopping up piss with hard, nonabsorbent paper towels. After the cleanup in aisle 6, I throw away the soiled