A Different Snowman Encounter

We showed you yesterday the first encounter we had with a snowman and Kiska’s gentle investigation.  Let’s just say the next encounter was not quite so gentle.

It was an innocent enough looking snow family.

The Black and White Team approached for a little exchange of pleasantries.

Appropriate canine greeting styles were utilized.

Until Qannik shocked Kiska with his own exchange of pleasantries.

Not so much shocked by this particular expression.

But shocked that she was once again going to have to prove that she could aim higher than any of the boys. When will they learn?

Why does this remind the hu-dad of a Mr. Bill skit from Saturday Night Live?


  1. Pup Fan on November 14, 2010 at 5:47 pm

    I’m cracking up over here…

  2. Summit the Super Mal on November 14, 2010 at 12:53 am

    Woo there, Herd~
    Nice “add” to the snowman. Mom thinks woo should have smashed him in the end. She said summthing about “that’s how Mr. Bill seemed to end up”. She’s weird…but I’ll keep her. Summone’s got to tend to mi everi need.
    Keep it furri, mi friends.
    Your pal,

  3. The Luke on November 11, 2010 at 4:51 pm

    o noooooooooo!

    wif love from the Luke

    P. S. Couldn’t have done it better myself!

  4. Lisa on November 10, 2010 at 6:47 pm

    Lol love it!
    kodi x

  5. The Road Dogs on November 9, 2010 at 8:08 am

    Wow! You have snow already! We’re probably gonna have to leave SC to see snow again. You sure know how to “greet” a snowman. BOL!

    The Road Dogs

  6. BrownDog CBR on November 8, 2010 at 7:17 pm

    Hi Y’all,
    My Human Momma says there used to be a little Basenji in the family and she did the “hike it higher” routine with her buddy a FlatCoat Retriever.
    The Humans went to the other side of the mountain today and there is still snow there. We are much warmer here. It was 38 this morning and 69 this afternoon.
    I’ve told the Humans to watch for the BlueRidge to close. I’d love to run up there…might even settle for the old leash. 🙁
    See Y’all later!
    Hawk aka BrownDog

  7. gus, louie and callie on November 8, 2010 at 6:55 pm

    You all sure do know how to mark your territory…

    Big Sloppy Kisses
    Gus, Louie and Callie

  8. Kari on November 8, 2010 at 5:15 pm

    haha never seen a girl lift her leg before!


  9. Huffle Mawson on November 8, 2010 at 4:39 pm

    Words fail me. (and why does your blog tell me my comment was too short and I have to go back and try again???)

  10. Sage on November 8, 2010 at 3:12 pm

    At least they left some pee-mail for the next visitor!

  11. Dennis the Vizsla on November 8, 2010 at 10:27 am

    Wasn’t there a song about what not to do with yellow snow?

  12. HUSKYS RULE on November 8, 2010 at 10:24 am

    Oh nooooo Mr Bill….LOL!!!! Kiska just showing that Girl’s Rule!!! Looks like everyone had fun but the snowman!!
    Licks & Nibbles,
    Kody & Nia

  13. Amy / Layla the Malamute on November 8, 2010 at 10:11 am

    I’ll have to tell Layla that she’s not the only girl who lifts her leg. She’ll be happy about that.

    I don’t get the Mr. Bill reference – I think it was before I was born. But I enjoyed the story anyway.

  14. Khyra on November 8, 2010 at 10:10 am

    Fluffy tails RULE!

    PeeEssWoo: Mom is smiling about the SNL reFURence!

  15. Jeanine on November 8, 2010 at 9:14 am

    Ahhhhh! Snow!! We are still in the 80’s here in SoCal!! It’s crazy!!! And as a true Californian, Max squats to pee!!! Love my boy!!!

  16. Mogley G. Retriever on November 8, 2010 at 9:05 am

    Two or three more trips and the snowmen will be wearing an all over yellow coat.

    Remember, he who pees last, pees best.

    Mogley G. Retriever

  17. KB on November 8, 2010 at 8:57 am

    I expected a be-heading but the marking was just as good! Way to go Herd – the snowman is now YOURS.

  18. Khumbu on November 8, 2010 at 7:29 am

    Woooo gotta show them snowmen who is boss! Death by pee melting 🙂

    Way to go the herd.


  19. Houndstooth on November 8, 2010 at 7:04 am

    Bwaaaa ha! Blueberry does that, too! I can just imagine the creator of the snowman coming back by and wondering what it’s been doing!

  20. Pamela on November 8, 2010 at 6:26 am

    Yep, I used ta have a girl who lifted her leg. I guess women’s rights have made it to the canine world.

  21. Sam on November 8, 2010 at 5:43 am

    Oh no! Tee-hee… The poor snow guy, victim of a terrible walk-by peeing….

    We are glad you are enjoying your snow!


  22. Minnie and Mack on November 8, 2010 at 4:09 am

    Good one!! Boys will be boys but girls rule!

    Drools and licks,
    Minnie and Mack

  23. Teddy Bear on November 8, 2010 at 2:55 am

    We can’t believe you already have snow. How lucky!!!

  24. Ryker on November 8, 2010 at 1:53 am

    Yup, at least they didn’t pull off his arms like I thought they were gonna!

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