Cousins and Bitey Face

Our humans were over at our cousins’ (Tartok and Ruby) house (aka – our hu-grandparents’ house) and gave us the report that there was a major bitey face competition going on.  We are sure that the six of us would have greatly added to the festivities, but, somehow, our humans thought a quiet dinner would be a better idea.


Ruby and Tartok laying quietly (note human has Ruby’s chair – the horror)


Ruby moves in for bitey face attack


Tartok showing his ferocity


And the naps are over

By the way, for those of you keeping score, Ruby has snarfed more bread.  After the humans’ dinner, they were all sitting in the den and talking.  Ruby came walking into the den with a 1/4 loaf of the Italian bread that the humans had left in the kitchen, plopped herself down, and ate it before the humans could react.  Another score!


  1. Mika on November 26, 2009 at 5:31 pm

    Congrats Ruby!!

  2. Steve & Kat on November 10, 2009 at 8:56 pm

    Ruby is such a role model. I can only hope to achieve just a small percentage of her greatness.


  3. Jake and Fergi on November 8, 2009 at 9:53 am

    Bitey face looks like fun. Maybe someday we’ll give it a try. In the meantime, eating bread is a good alternative.
    Jake (waiting for Fergi to play) and Fergs xxoo

  4. Kayla and Maebe on November 7, 2009 at 5:48 am

    Good girl Ruby!! We are jealous. We want a boy to play with. And bread to steal.

    WOOOO woo rar rar rar, Kayla and Maebe

  5. Mr Koda MD on November 6, 2009 at 4:56 am

    I do love the biteyface attack, its fantastically fantastical!! Thanks for the comment! I do hope Prince recovers good and gets good results! I did notice that two of you have the same names as my two friends Qannik and Kodiak!! Kodiak is my favourite, I was his Dogtor when he hurt his paw when he was a lil pupper. I hope we can be friends you are all so handsome and pretty!! Sibes are my favourite kind of friends, they aren’t afraid of good rough play (cue: biteyface attack)
    Koda (your hopefully new friend!!!)

  6. Teddy Bear on November 6, 2009 at 2:08 am

    Way to go Ruby! Did you share any with Tartok?

  7. Holly and Khady on November 6, 2009 at 1:42 am

    What is it with you Ruby reds and the bitey face? I don’t get it!! My friend Ruby wanted to play bitey face with me all weekend just like your Ruby does!

    Oh wait. I do that, too. Only to Holly and Samuel.


    Khady Lynn

  8. the Army of Four on November 5, 2009 at 9:25 pm

    Bitey face AND a loaf of Italian bread!??! I’m on my way!
    Play bows,

  9. tula on November 5, 2009 at 7:34 pm

    No shame in your game Ruby! uhuh uhuh! This is a fun game… gee, i think i’ll put my money on that fuzzy face:)


  10. gus,louie and callie on November 5, 2009 at 6:37 pm

    Great bitey face shots..
    Louie is our bread monster. Mom came home on Monday to find an empty plastic bag that did contain 10 rolls. Mom thought it was kind of funny since the twist tie was still in tact…

    Big Sloppy Kisses
    Gus, Louie and Callie

  11. Huffle Mawson on November 5, 2009 at 6:16 pm

    Ruby has already been accepted into HULA, right?

    Huffle Mawson

  12. Wild Dingo on November 5, 2009 at 4:30 pm

    someone needs to tell Ruby about fast carbs and how they go straight to the hips… 😉 Bread is like crack to Juno. Ruby and Juno would probably have gladiator wars over a loaf…

    love the mouth fighting! it cracks me up when mine do it because juno’s mouth is so much smaller than my alligator’s (Loki’s) so she she has to pull her lips back and show her gums just to compete with him and she looks ferocious when she does it!

  13. JacksDaddy on November 5, 2009 at 2:05 pm

    Well, I think you should just make them a new loaf of bread every day! That will show them! 🙂

  14. Mochi on November 5, 2009 at 1:14 pm

    Great job getting the bread! 🙂

    Aww, I wish I had someone to play bitey face with!


  15. Martha & Bailey on November 5, 2009 at 12:05 pm

    We both love bread!!!! We also love bitey face – cool pics!

  16. Stella on November 5, 2009 at 11:50 am

    I love this, I guess mostly because I had a bread-addicted dog. You never had to buy treatz for them because your bread box/drawer was full of them and thats all they wanted, ever!

    Has she ever had a sandwich? A PB rollup and her life would never be the same!

    Carry on, Ruby, I like it too!

    Stella’s Mom and Stella

  17. Denns the Vizsla on November 5, 2009 at 11:46 am

    hello thundering herd its dennis the vizsla dog hay tucker askd me to ask yoo if ruby wuz intrested in merrying him!!! ok bye

  18. The OP Pack on November 5, 2009 at 10:26 am

    Kudos to Ruby on another bread score!!! And nothing like a great game of bitey face. I seem to do a lot of that with Phantom, now I just need to figure out how to get him to play too.

    Woos, TD

  19. Kira on November 5, 2009 at 10:18 am

    Woooo Ruby! Great job snagging the bread! What fun. I wish I could have been there too!
    -Kira The BeaWootiful

  20. Jeanine on November 5, 2009 at 10:11 am

    I thought mine were the only ones played bitey face while lying down! All that Husky energy and they are on their sides playing!!!

  21. KB on November 5, 2009 at 8:58 am

    Maybe bread has some key nutrient that Ruby needs! She sure seems attracted to bread… When our dog developed a bad wild mushroom habit, we tried adding store-bought mushrooms to her food. It didn’t help in the least…

    I love bitey face and the sounds that go along with it – the sound of happiness, I think. Ruby sure has fit in well at her new home!

  22. Khyra on November 5, 2009 at 2:34 am

    Girls just want to have FUN-UN!

    PeeEssWoo: I mean, woo have your own song:

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