The Life

Over at The Thundering Herd Annex, much is made of Ruby’s counter surfing skills and her ability to find trouble. So do you want to see what an incredibly rough life she leads? Tough, huh?


  1. Sagira on January 25, 2010 at 6:29 pm

    Wow…that sure is a lot of mud. It is so neat to see your herd walking together so well. I feel so out of control anytime we try to take more then 2 of our dogs out at once.

  2. Dennis the Vizsla on January 23, 2010 at 1:58 am

    Oh she’s got it ROUGH …

  3. Mr Koda MD on January 22, 2010 at 10:36 pm

    It is a very hard life being a dog. Especially one that gets cuddles and annoyed and scratched (mmmmmm). So hard….



  4. Twinkietinydog on January 22, 2010 at 10:30 pm

    Stop it! I can’t watch any more of this. No more abuse!!! Chant with me: No more abuse! BOL 😉

  5. Sam on January 22, 2010 at 9:14 pm

    Very tough life. 😉

  6. JacksDaddy on January 22, 2010 at 7:38 pm

    Yes, she needs to be rubbed ALL over her belly as well. Someone should get right to that! 🙂

  7. The Army of Four on January 22, 2010 at 6:40 pm

    Woo, Ruby! Do you need help with that snuggling? I’m really good at it. Seriously. Give me a call. I could spell you for a while.

  8. Wild Dingo on January 22, 2010 at 5:05 pm

    No wonder she counter surfs so much. you’re starving her. and making her work so hard. Bring her over to Chez Wild Dingo. we’ll whip her into shape in no time and her counter surfing days will be over! Has she heard of the “skillet” yet? She can have Juno’s now, since Juno is only allowed to be trained with a wet noodle. sigh. go read our FB. about to pick up poor Juno from Dr. Hil’s… will make another great blog post, unfortunately!

  9. Stella on January 22, 2010 at 4:55 pm

    She has a nice headrub going on stimulating her canine brain into figuring out what she can get into next? Do I smell bread? Whats in that box? How soon can I go investigate?


  10. The OP Pack on January 22, 2010 at 4:26 pm

    Seems to us like the kind of life all of us pups should have.

    Happy Friday, Phantom and Thunder

  11. Kari on January 22, 2010 at 3:04 pm

    that is the life though you might like it better if you were up in AK with me right now!

  12. Anna the GSD on January 22, 2010 at 2:32 pm

    OMG that is horrible! I can’t believe they would post such a picture with such horrific treatment! If these peoples knew what we had to put up with! Geez!!! 🙂

  13. Holly and Khady on January 22, 2010 at 1:25 pm

    Nope. Not spoiled one bit. I just don’t see it.


  14. Huskys Rule on January 22, 2010 at 11:46 am

    We feel your pain….it is so tough having such a rough life….ours is the same way having to cuddle on the couch & get head & chest rubs!!!!! Life is rough!!!

    Woo Woo,
    Kody & Nia

  15. Steve & Kat on January 22, 2010 at 11:16 am

    Oh that is just awful. I bet she gets tummy rubs too.


  16. Cheryl, Indiana, Shingo & Molly on January 22, 2010 at 10:36 am

    Looks like SUCH a hard life!!

    Woofs and Kisses!

  17. Khyra on January 22, 2010 at 10:32 am

    I get abused like that too –

    It is simply horrible!

    PeeEssWoo: My monitor shows a thought bubble of ‘what to snag next what to snag next’ or is it ‘I’ve SOOOO got these hoomans wrapped ’round my paws’

  18. KB on January 22, 2010 at 9:51 am

    That is a very contented dog!

  19. Houndstooth on January 22, 2010 at 8:07 am

    Way to get the people right where you want them, Ruby!


  20. Martha and Bailey on January 22, 2010 at 7:10 am

    Is that restraint or cuddles? Looks cosy anyways.

  21. Maxx on January 22, 2010 at 3:33 am

    I hear and see ya! Tough indeed being cuddled and getting tummy and head rubs like dat…


Leave a Comment

Read Another Story

← Back One Story ◊ OR ◊ Forward One Story →

Hu-Dad's Novels

His books pay for our food!