Dog Site - Dog Stuff
Dog Forum | Dog Pictures

Go Back   Chazhound Dog Forum > Dog Forum News > The Fire Hydrant


View Poll Results: How far do you live from your home town?
I still live in my hometown! 12 17.91%
I live within 50 miles. 18 26.87%
I still live in the state (or whatever you call it in your country) 10 14.93%
I got the heck outta there as soon as possible! 17 25.37%
Fresh baked banana nut bread. 10 14.93%
Voters: 67. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:27 PM
AdrianneIsabel's Avatar
AdrianneIsabel AdrianneIsabel is offline
Glutton for Crazy
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Portland, Oregon
Posts: 8,893
Default

I was born in Salem, Oregon. I ran out of there to Las Vegas, Nevada (by way of Portland, Oregon) but we're moving back to Portland, Or at first chance.
__________________
Sloan von Krigbaum IPO1 CGC BH CD NA NJ PD MJ-N RATI RATN 3/7/10 -
Shamoo NJ-N RATI RATN 3/1/98 -
Phelan du Loups du Soleil CGC RATI 6/15/13 -
Chili Brigades Brover 5/23/14 -

Arnold CGC TDI FD 6/29/04 - 07/05/13
Backup CGC HIC CD SRD SJ-N RATI 12/29/09 - 07/05/13

You were amazing, we did amazing things.


Harmony Canine, relationship based training.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:27 PM
Miakoda's Avatar
Miakoda Miakoda is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 7,661
Default

Well, all 3 of my boys were born in the same hospital me and my brothers were born.

I'm raising my family in the home my parents bought when I was 9 turning 10.

House that? lol
__________________
The Hokey Pokey. That's what it's all about.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:28 PM
Fran101's Avatar
Fran101 Fran101 is offline
Resident fainting goat
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Boston
Posts: 12,494
Default

1562 miles
Born & Raised in Miami and could not wait to get out of there. I do LIKE the city..the beach, nightlife, cultural melting pot and everything is great for vacationing and such perhaps.. but I knew I would never settle down there for work/school. I never considered the south to be somewhere I wanted to live at all lol ..so I knew moving up North was something I was going to do. Moved to Connecticut, which I loved.. Graduated and visited Boston and fell in love with the city.

and am thinking either of doing grad school in the UK or California.. but for now, I'm very happy in Boston and happy with the distance away from my hometown.

Doubt I will return "home" as an adult.. Miami isn't my favorite city and I CERTAINLY wouldn't want to live in Florida anywhere else (City girl. Always lol)
Plus, it's just too hot lol
__________________

Disclaimer: I work for Trupanion and love it/our policy! But I do not speak for the company or as the company.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:29 PM
Keechak's Avatar
Keechak Keechak is offline
Aussie Obssessed
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 599
Default

well my home town doesn't have a hospital so obviously I wasn't born here but I was brought back home a couple days after I was born. I used to live about 3 miles further from my home town and we moved about 20 years ago and got 3 miles closer to it. It's a pretty rural area. Think cows, fields, corn, cows, sheep, more cows.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:30 PM
puppydog's Avatar
puppydog puppydog is offline
Tru evil has no pantyline
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 7,500
Default

None of the above. Different province entirely.
__________________


Run free my special angel. I love you and will miss you forever more. You touched everyone with your light.

Abusive ground RAW feeder since 2009

Blog---> http://bananarepublic-ct.blogspot.com/
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:30 PM
thehoundgirl's Avatar
thehoundgirl thehoundgirl is offline
Animal Lover
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Beautiful Northwest
Posts: 2,189
Default

I still live in the town I was born in. Although I grew up in Nevada, but my dad got a better job offer here so that's why we moved back.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:32 PM
Laurelin's Avatar
Laurelin Laurelin is offline
I'm All Ears
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 29,785
Default

I live 430 miles from my home town. However, I do live in the town I graduated high school from though. And a lot of my family lives here. But the town I spent the first near 17 years of my life in is 430 miles away according to mapquest.
__________________
Mia CGC - (5 year old Papillon)
Hank - (approx. 10 month old Spotty Dog)
Summer TG3 TIAD - (10 year old Papillon)
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:57 PM
Lyzelle's Avatar
Lyzelle Lyzelle is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Colorado
Posts: 2,765
Default

roughly 1,568-1,655 miles from my birth place.
about 1,800 miles from my "home town".

I got the heck out of there as soon as possible. But I still chose banana nut bread. Because I can eat banana nut bread for some reason, despite being allergic to bananas.
__________________
Zander and HarleyQuinn
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 08-26-2012, 04:57 PM
Paige's Avatar
Paige Paige is offline
Let it be
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 7,359
Default

I live in White Rock, Bc and was born in the island in Victoria. According to google maps that 119km away and would take 3 hours to get to by car. I live super close to where i had briggs. 15-20 minute walk.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 08-26-2012, 05:06 PM
SarahHound's Avatar
SarahHound SarahHound is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: North West Scotland
Posts: 3,120
Default

100 miles from Inverness where I was born.
__________________

My Photos
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:22 PM.


1997-2013 Chazhound Dog Site