Another Wild Animal Encounter


Frankie here to tell you about my terrifying moment during a recent walk.


This giant creature crashed through the brush right beside me and I jumped straight up in the air it scared me so much.

Closed eyes

Even now, I have to close my eyes at the dripping fangs, the muscled predator, the speed it had.


Yes, this beast jumped out right in front of me and scared me good.


Cheesewhiz here. I close my eyes too and imagine a world where my brother is not scared by a rabbit. Sigh.

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Our hu-dad wanted us to wish a very Happy Birthday to his sister, so we will do that.  We did, however, agree not to mention her age.  Yep, we promised the hu-dad 43 times that we would not mention her age.  See, we didn’t mention it.

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  1. Rottrover on September 22, 2012 at 6:15 pm

    Frankie, I caught a mouse the other night and brought it in the house!! I wasn’t scared!


    Glad you didn’t promise your dad 87 times you wouldn’t mention his sister’s age!!

  2. houndstooth on September 22, 2012 at 4:51 pm

    Happy Birthday 43 times to the Hu-Dad’s sister! 😉

    Frankie, don’t feel bad! Morgan had a similar moment on one of our hikes when a three inch lizard ran over a log. It’s not easy keeping your cool all the time!

  3. Hawk aka BrownDog on September 22, 2012 at 3:00 pm

    Hi Y’all!

    BOL! We have a panther lurking as well as mountain lions, bobcats and coyotes but there are NO rabbits! Snakes are keeping the chipmunks and squirrels to a minimum.

    Just wanted to hop on by and see how y’all are doin’. Hope y’all have a wonderful weekend!

    Y’all come by now,
    Hawk aka BrownDog

  4. jan on September 22, 2012 at 10:28 am

    Rabbits move up and down…this is not natural.

  5. Carolyn on September 22, 2012 at 9:00 am

    Maddox wants to paw away Frankie’s man-card. He is ashamed of you Frankie! You are supposed to CHASE the rabbits!! Your mentor has failed you!
    Oh wait, that’s Q-Tip, isn’t it…

    That explains it.

  6. Sam on September 22, 2012 at 8:51 am

    Watch out for those rabbits – they will sneak up on you from behind!


  7. KB on September 22, 2012 at 8:12 am

    Ha! R will come take care of your predator for you!

    Happy Birthday to the Hu-Dad’s sister!

  8. jane on September 22, 2012 at 7:49 am

    Happy Birthday Auntie to the herd. I hope you have a wonderful day. Poor frankie (which by the way is my husbands name lmao) it’s not easy being a fraidy cat. Everybody is affraid of something. You sound like my son and is affraid of everything. If it makes you feel better frankie in a couple of weeks my son will be 18. Lmao. Hugs and kisses to the herd.

  9. Khyra on September 22, 2012 at 6:53 am

    I barely flinch when I see them – they flatten themselves like pankhakes but I’ve got my sights set on the bigger snakhks!

    Happy go’T’cha Day to your aun’t’ie –

    PeeEssWoo: That isn’t old – but then again, my mom has ten years on her 😉

  10. Bites and Tales on September 22, 2012 at 1:53 am

    Happy Birthday hu-dad’s sister!

    Good thing Rocco wasn’t there or I would have been head-diving straight into those bushes 🙂

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