A baby yeti nestled in the crook of my arms

By Jennifer Stoeckl, MAT - Dire Wolf Project CEO, Aug. 29, 2023
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Hey there, my fellow Dire Wolf Project friend!

You know, I've always believed that there's something pure and magical about the bond between a human and a furry four-legged friend. And today, I'm here to share an experience that's like diving headfirst into a vat of warm, melted marshmallows – the kind that sticks to your heart and refuses to let go.

Picture this: I'm lounging in my favorite chair, no computer or phone to distract me. I want to give all my attention to the fluffiest little creature you ever did lay eyes on: a cute, snuggly newborn puppy named Yeti.

This tiny companion is as white as freshly fallen snow, and her fur is softer than a cloud floating in the bluest of skies. The sensation of her warmth against my skin is like a burst of pure joy straight to the soul.

Let me tell you, there's no feeling quite like the way this little furball snuggles up against me. It's as if I'm the coziest spot on the planet, the ultimate cuddle haven. The way those tiny paws press into my arm, the gentle rise and fall of her breathing—it's like a secret handshake between two souls, a pact of trust and companionship that transcends words.

And don't even get me started on those pink puppy paws!

Tiny, delicate, and filled with potential, they press against my giant hands as if they're trying to decipher the mysteries of the universe.

It's like Yeti is saying, "Hey, I may be small, but I've got a heart as big as the Grand Canyon, and I'm ready to give you all the love in the world."

You know what the best part is? It's not just the physical warmth that's coursing through my veins like a shot of liquid happiness. It's the emotional warmth, the kind that makes you forget about the stress, the deadlines, the chaos of the outside world. It's like a cozy, comforting bubble that shields you from all the negativity and wraps you in a cocoon of unadulterated positivity.

Now, I know what you're thinking. Can't I find this warmth elsewhere? But let me tell you, there's something uniquely enchanting about the touch of a baby American Dirus dog. It's like being blessed by the softest, fluffiest angel in doggy heaven. And once you experience it, you'll find yourself craving that sensation like a moth to a flame.

So, my friend, the next time you're lucky enough to hold a white baby American Dirus dog in your arms, relish in that moment.

Let the warmth seep into your soul, let the fluffiness become your sanctuary, and let that furry little friend remind you of the beauty in life's simplest pleasures.

Yeti’s journey will be archived on our YouTube channel.

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Also, you can view my notes about Yeti on her webpage:


Jennifer Stoeckl is the co-founder of the Dire Wolf Project, founder of the DireWolf Guardians American Dirus Dog Training Program, and owner/operator of DireWolf Dogs of Vallecito. She lives in the beautiful inland northwest among the Ponderosa pine forests with her pack of American Dirus dogs.