We Dig the Beach

We were quietly (snicker) sitting on the beach, and Rooster decided a little digging was required.

And when the Rooster is having fun (which is almost always), he gets that infectious grin.

So Kiska had to try it out.

Even the Queen got her paws dirty.

Most enthusiastically, Cheesewhiz dove in.

Did we say enthusiastic? Look at that sand fly.

Yep, enthusiastic.

And when Cheesewhiz gets into something.

She really gets INTO it.

Uh, Cheese, can I have my hole back?

Fine, I was bored with it anyway.


  1. Kari on January 21, 2011 at 7:05 pm

    Im glad my pups never got into digging 🙂


  2. Sam on January 8, 2011 at 11:33 pm

    How fun!


  3. Tucker on January 8, 2011 at 8:26 pm

    China is just a little to the left.

    woof – Tucker

  4. siku marie on January 7, 2011 at 9:15 pm

    Where’s the part where hu-dad lays in the hole and you all cover him up to his neck and then sit on the mound?

  5. The OP Pack on January 7, 2011 at 8:40 pm

    Looks like a trench she was making:) Bet the sand way down was cool on her tummy.

    Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

  6. NCMountainwoman on January 7, 2011 at 8:30 pm

    Love the photographs. Where’s the sandcastle?

  7. Homer on January 7, 2011 at 8:08 pm

    Oh wow! That is some serious digging! Are you guys trying to dig your way to China???


  8. Huffle Mawson on January 7, 2011 at 8:01 pm

    Wow, that’s a serious hole! How come you haven’t tunneled out of Sibe Quentin yet?

  9. Terri Jacobson on January 7, 2011 at 5:22 pm

    I love the legs straight out behind in the last picture.

    My first thought was, woo hoo, it isn’t in the backyard!

  10. Anna the GSD on January 7, 2011 at 3:13 pm

    I told you, looking for pie-rate treasure is the best!! Did you ever find the pie?? I didn’t, but I’ll just dig more next time I go!!!

  11. Ryker on January 7, 2011 at 3:00 pm

    What great fun! Do they have clams at that beach?

  12. Ice 'n Ayla on January 7, 2011 at 2:55 pm

    Me’n Ayla wish we could come and dig on your beach, too! What a wonderful time we ALL could’ve had. Such great pictures of your fun!

  13. Khyra on January 7, 2011 at 2:05 pm

    And today it is snow snow snow!

    PeeEssWoo: Mom is smiling too!

  14. Jan on January 7, 2011 at 12:34 pm

    My guys are always disappointed if a trip to the beach doesn’t turn up a rotting walrus or at least a fish.

  15. brooke & Darwin on January 7, 2011 at 12:17 pm

    FUN!!! It looks like everyone had a blast!
    I wish there was a good beach like that around here for Darwin to enjoy.

  16. Lisa Myers on January 7, 2011 at 11:42 am

    Toooooo cute! & holy crap! They dig just like my Sitka only you have 6-8 of them helping. Too bad nobody wanted a “Lazy River” running through that sand. Or maybe a few trees planted right there!!!
    Sitka’s Mom

  17. Houndstooth on January 7, 2011 at 11:22 am

    Rusty, swear to God, you could sell snake oil with that grin! I’d buy it from you! I can see why everybody else thought that hole digging would think it was fun after seeing you with it. Cheezewhiz, you’re a girl after my heart! Bunny says she’d go to the beach with both of you any day. She’s a fan of digging herself.

  18. Sage on January 7, 2011 at 10:07 am

    That is some serious digging! I bet we took lessons from the same teacher…..

  19. KB on January 7, 2011 at 8:37 am

    It looks like the red team just lies around and snoozes on the beach 🙂 I love Rusty’s grin – it is infectious!

  20. Pamela on January 7, 2011 at 7:25 am

    Ummmmm, cool sand!

    And wouldn’t you love to know just what kinds of interesting creatures they could smell there too?

  21. Minnie and Mack on January 7, 2011 at 5:56 am

    Wow, what fun!

    Drools and licks,
    Minnie and Mack

  22. Khumbu on January 7, 2011 at 4:48 am

    woooo a song by the 7 dwarfs comes to mind …..
    We dig dig dig dig dig dig dig on our beach the whole day through
    To dig dig dig dig dig dig dig is what we really like to do

    Such fun and a great hole dug by you all. High paws.


  23. priscilla on January 7, 2011 at 3:45 am

    I bet everybody had loads of sand fun too!

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