Pet Shop Had an eye for figures?
OGLEDOffer in response to “Shake!”
PAW [I should’ve known it was for dogs, given the theme.]
[and it's right down the middle of the grid] Simple rhyme scheme
ABAA [Is there a complex rhyme scheme?] Pushed to the limit
TAXED [This verb denotes and connotes great stress, not the ultimate stress or its limit --- “pushed hard” would be better.]Enero to enero, e.g.
Three grins = Excellent: Loved it; Two grins = Good: Enjoyed it; One grin = Satisfactory: A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Unsatisfying: No fun