increase the volume of (sound),
especially using an amplifier.

After spending the first eight weeks of her life

roaming freely around her breeder’s house…

…it took young Taji a while to become

used to the new house rules.

She had a high pitched bark at this age

which was extremely difficult to tolerate after

having two quiet old dogs for many years.

To make matters worse she soon learned that barking

often drew the attention of her humans

and she would have some attention.

And if the first round of barking for attention

did not work she simply amplified

the second round.


Fandango’s One Word Challenge:…Amplify







a noisy quarrel about something trivial.


Noisy quarrels…

…about the trivialities of life…


…have been going on since they were pups.

Only once has it been serious

to the extent of drawing blood.

And I was in hospital and missed

all the excitement  🙂