Our Newest Friend

We had come off a trail and stopped at the Mt Pisgah park service store on the Blue Ridge Parkway to water the dogs.  As often happens when we stop, people were driving by slowly oohing and aahing over The Herd.  Suddenly, we heard squeals of delight that were louder than the normal onlooker.  A van pulled over near us, the doors opened, and out popped several people — and the obvious reason that they were so enamored with a Jeep full of Siberian Huskies.  Please meet our newest friend (and the hu-dad really, really hopes he got the name right):


Hi, I am Ammy. Glad to meet another human willing to pay me the attention I deserve.


Whoa - that is a lot of my cousins in that Jeep.

Ammy 3

It has been fun getting all of The Herd talking, but now I will just sit hear and enjoy all of the attention from these humans.

Ammy 4

A little to the right, please.


  1. The Ao4 on May 10, 2012 at 10:05 am

    Hey you guys! We’re just trying to get caught up with all of our buddies — and ha roo!!! What a cute friend you made! And the name couldn’t be better, could it?!!? I wonder if all Ammys are that cute?! She looks like a real sweet girl!
    Looks like you guys have been staying busy and having some fun adventures!
    Play bows,

  2. Lisa Myers on May 9, 2012 at 12:29 pm

    WOW that is one gorgeous Sibe! I don’t know that I’ve had the pleasure of seeing one with those beautiful color blends & such neat markings. Of course those ice blue eyes are the topper! I bet she loved The Herd with all their awesomeness!!

  3. Ice 'n Ayla on May 8, 2012 at 3:13 am

    Meeting and making new friends is always good!

  4. siku marie on May 8, 2012 at 12:17 am

    Did you let her take a walk around the parking lot as an honorary member of the Herd?

  5. Linda on May 8, 2012 at 12:10 am

    What a little beauty!

  6. Savannah NanaMo on May 7, 2012 at 8:16 pm

    If I could whistle I would! What a beauty. Did any of the herd think to ask for her number?? winkwink

  7. Huffle Mawson on May 7, 2012 at 6:38 pm

    Wow, Ammy is adorable!

  8. Little Reufus on May 7, 2012 at 4:44 pm

    I lubbs that Ammy got The Herd talking! I can hear if from here!

    wif lubbs from Little Reufus

  9. Phantom, Thunder, Ciara, and Lightning on May 7, 2012 at 3:31 pm

    What a sweet face ! Love those markings and coloring too. Bet the Herd enjoyed meeting a cousin.

    Woos – Phantom, Thunder, Ciara, and Lightning

  10. houndstooth on May 7, 2012 at 12:27 pm

    He’s gorgeous! What unique coloring he has! I hope you get to meet up with him again!

  11. Khyra on May 7, 2012 at 12:04 pm

    What a beaWOOty!

    Thanks fur sharing her with us!


  12. Christina on May 7, 2012 at 11:39 am

    Ammy is definitely a good-looking Husky! It was great to hear that you made a new friend—The Rat Patrol hope you will like their new little brother Kipnuk when he comes home to us next week. We’re all very excited here and can hardly wait to see him!

    (Now if only the hu-mom could figure out a really cool name like “The Thundering Herd” or “The Rat Patrol” for Kipnuk’s Facebook page… ~ Daisy)

    • Ice 'n Ayla on May 8, 2012 at 3:12 am

      Ayla says, “How about Kip’s Pick”?

  13. jen on May 7, 2012 at 10:50 am

    what a beautiful new friend you’ve made!

  14. KJ Pierson on May 7, 2012 at 10:25 am

    Awe. Surprised frankie didn’t break out to go play lol.

  15. jane on May 7, 2012 at 8:46 am

    What a beautiful baby. I bet the hear loved having another friend.

  16. Carolyn on May 7, 2012 at 8:10 am

    LOL that is awesome! What a pretty pupster Ammy is!! Love the coloring.

  17. Khumbu on May 7, 2012 at 4:54 am

    Wooo your new friend is very very pretty.

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