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- Pekka Teppo & Tuula Hankkila,
Elli's 100 years birthdayparty
Special birthday dinner.
We have a long tradition in
celebrating dachsie birthdays.
Usually we bake them a special cake and ask
dachsie friends to enjoy it too. But sometimes we make special dinners too,
we know that good food is what dachsies appreciate above all.
November 2003 we celebrated the 14th birthday of our male Hiski. And then we
noticed, that at the same time our old female, Elli, became 100 years old in
So they celebrated together.
Our Hiski is a very masculine
male, also in his food preferences. So he likes beef and sausages, not
vegetables. But our Elli loves seafood.
So we decided to make them some Surf
and Turf for birthday dinner, something special for both of them.
and Turf was downgraded a bit, because lobster is hard to get here in Finland,
and awfully expensive too. So jumbo shrimps had to go.
But the beef was
We put the fillet of beef and the shrimps on a grill, set a
special table - a very low one - and decorated it.
And let our old dachsies
enjoy. It did not take long.
Photos and story by:
Pekka Teppo & Tuula Hankkila,
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