Video Monday

Amazingly, neither of these videos have anything to do with us except that both were emailed to our hu-dad over the weekend.  We wanted to take a moment to share them with you.

The first is one of the most creative solutions to a problem we have ever seen.  Cheoah may like to swim (Cheoah is, after all, the Cherokee word for Otter), but the rest of us pass on swimming.   So salute to you, pal –

This second video is much longer and we realize that a lot of readers will chose to skip over it.  Trust us – this is very inspirational and Mondays just call for a little inspiration.

Skidboot has his own page (with many more movies) and we encourage you to check it out by clicking here.

Have a Happy Monday.


  1. The Luke on September 24, 2010 at 10:29 pm

    overcome wif the <3 <3 <3 from the Mom

  2. Maxx on September 13, 2010 at 10:21 pm



  3. siku marie on September 13, 2010 at 8:17 pm

    Thanks for the Monday day brightener! I wonder if Skidboot has days, like I do, when he exerts his independence and says “no way” to commands?

  4. Sagira on September 13, 2010 at 7:08 pm

    Amazing videos and I thought Sagira was smart! 🙂

  5. Khyra on September 13, 2010 at 3:13 pm

    We’ve seen them in the past and furry much enjoyed them –

    Skidboot was truly something else!


  6. Minnie and Mack on September 13, 2010 at 12:51 pm

    Skidboot – Plain and simple love! What’s better?

    Thanks for the wonderful and inspiring video!

    Drools and licks,
    Minnie and Mack

  7. The OP Pack on September 13, 2010 at 11:50 am

    We have seen both of these videos several times too – who would blame that dog for not wanting to get in that filthy pool – no thanks:( And Skidboot is awesome and what a great human he has to work on such a good relationship.

    Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

  8. Sonic on September 13, 2010 at 11:23 am

    YouTube is really being StupidTube today!

    I can’t upload my own video, and I can’t watch your videos! That’s turdley!


  9. Wild Dingo on September 13, 2010 at 9:37 am

    Ahh… i remember these two funny vids. Of course skidboot is a dingo! (heeler). And of course he needed to work! Obviously his owner had a way with animals. It was nice to watch this again!

  10. jack & moo on September 13, 2010 at 9:31 am

    Wooos, now this is the way to start a Monday! We like that lab’s style! And Skidboot’s video make mom leak and laugh at the same time. She said it pulled at her heartstrings. Do woo think she’s gonna be ok?

    jack a-roo & miss moo

  11. Houndstooth on September 13, 2010 at 8:23 am

    I’ve seen that first one! It’s hilarious and the music is perfect for it!

    I loved seeing Skidboot! I was so disappointed when I heard that he’d passed away. He was an amazing dog!

  12. 24 Paws of Love on September 13, 2010 at 3:53 am

    Thanks for the awesome videos! Both were amazing. The Paws and I could learn a thing or two from Skidboot. Thanks for sharing.

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