On the Road

We took one last look off of our front porch at the colors starting to appear on the trees:


Why one last look?  We will not see it for over a week and no telling how much the leaves will have changed colors.  Let’s see if Cheoah’s face tells you why we will not see our view for the next week:
Yep, that is the S-RV face of Cheoah.  We are loading up the S-RV and headed toward Chattanooga, Tennessee, for the Siberian Husky Club of America National Specialty that will be held at the Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel all next week.


Can you imagine a hotel full of hundreds of Siberian Huskies?  Somehow, we are betting management did not think that one all the way through either.  We keep joking about the poor businessperson who walks into the hotel for a quiet night’s rest and sees a lobby full of dogs. Chuckling.

Sort of reminds our hu-dad of the time he was staying at a hotel in Oklahoma where a Marine corporal was getting married.  The corporal and all of his buddies were in the hotel in their full dress Marine uniforms.  A cab pulled up out front and a very tired looking Army Captain stepped out and through the front doors of the lobby.  He took one look at the Marines milling about in the lobby in the wedding reception and sighed very deeply.  Somehow, he suspected it might be a long night.

Anyway, we will be set up in the RV area beside the hotel, so our blog will be all about the event for the next week or so.  And for those of you in the Chattanooga area, stop by for a day and look us up.  We would love to meet you.


  1. Wild Dingo on September 29, 2009 at 12:40 am

    OM Dogs! That Cheoah face is irresistable. Yes, i gotta wonder about a hotel manager who didn’t think this through… eager for stories!

  2. Woodrow, Sweetie & MJ on September 28, 2009 at 10:21 am

    Wow – have a great time

    Woodrow – Sweetie – MJ

  3. Mochi on September 27, 2009 at 2:07 pm

    I love when Cheoah makes that face! 🙂 Wow, I’m catching up on your blog and looks like you have an exciting week coming up!


  4. Painter Pack on September 26, 2009 at 11:48 pm

    I wish I had known you were coming! We could meet up!!!

    Painter Pack

  5. Norwood on September 26, 2009 at 10:44 pm

    Wowzer.. a hotel full of Siberians??? That is crazy AROOOOO ArrOOOOOO! I can’t wait to see your trip.. I’m sure the photos will be blurred with furballs.

  6. Huffle Mawson on September 26, 2009 at 9:34 pm

    Mum wishes she was close enough to come visit you! Have fun!

    Huffle Mawson

  7. Three Dogs on September 26, 2009 at 8:34 pm

    Oh… my… goodness. The view from your front porch! AMAZING! I am so jealous I can hardly see straight 😉 Let me know when the leaves change- we like to take a trip up the Blue Ridge Parkway during fall to see the gorgeous landscapes. Have I ever told you how desperate I am to move to the mountains? Desperate, I tell ya!

    As for the hotel full of fluff-balls…. I can’t imagine how the housekeeping staff is going to feel about the hair clean up. But, on the bright side, I imagine the woos that will fill the hall are going to be wonderful!

    Have a GREAT time!

  8. Brice on September 26, 2009 at 8:27 pm

    We’ll be watching all week! Have fun and hope to hear tales of Natasha reigning poolside.

    Princess Eva

  9. Denns the Vizsla on September 26, 2009 at 5:48 pm

    Souunds like a blast, have a great time!

  10. the Army of Four on September 26, 2009 at 5:02 pm

    We LOVE that face! Have fun!
    Chew! Chew!
    Play bows,

  11. Storm on September 26, 2009 at 1:45 pm

    I wish I could go! I want to meet the handsome Qannik . . . er, I mean the Thundering Herd! Wish someone had told my human sooner. She might have driven me down there. Maybe . . . maybe not.


  12. Ozzie on September 26, 2009 at 12:54 pm

    Man! I wish John wasnt so busy with his course! We would love to be there. Have fun!

  13. Kira on September 26, 2009 at 11:48 am

    Wooos! I wish I could be there too! Have loads of fun and take lots of pictures.
    -Kira The BeaWootiful

  14. The OP Pack on September 26, 2009 at 8:53 am

    Wishe we could be there too. It will be near us next time so maybe you can travel farther west so the TH Herd can meet the OP Pack. Have a lot of fun and we will be following you all week.

    Tail wags, the OP Pack

  15. Khyra on September 26, 2009 at 6:03 am

    Oh how we wish we khould be there to meet ALL of woo….

    We spent some time at last year’s Nationals in Gettysburg Pawsylvania…

    And befure me, Mom had spent some time at both of the Kharlisle events…

    Have fun and be sure to say hi to all my furiends!


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