Rainy Days

Cheoah couch

Cheoah says rainy days can be boring, but at least they can be comfortable on the couch.

Frankie fire

Frankie says the best solution is to spend the time in front of the warm fireplace.

Roughing it

Of course, these pictures might affect our rough and tumble Siberian Husky image.


  1. Susan on December 21, 2012 at 12:05 am

    Nice work for a working breed!

  2. houndstooth on December 20, 2012 at 10:56 pm

    We’d all be happy to have our image ruined in your living room! You two look like you live in the lap of luxury there. What’s in the vases on the shelves?

    • D.K. Wall on December 21, 2012 at 5:28 am

      Those are face jugs, a particularly type of pottery that had their U.S. origins in this area (debates about whether that is North Carolina, South Carolina, or Northern Georgia – but in this region for sure). They were a craft of slaves that may have been used simply for water, but were more likely used to keep others from seeing what was inside (whether slave owners or children – the faces were meant to convey evil).

      The craft was picked up by others, including some of the moonshiners in the area.

      They are fascinating works of art.

  3. Rumpydog on December 20, 2012 at 5:06 pm

    What? Fireplace? *giggles* Just kidding…. I am all about some sofa-surfing!

  4. Ice 'n Ayla on December 20, 2012 at 2:11 pm

    BUSTED!!!! There goes our image of a SiberHerd of rugged, Northern Sled Dogs. Oh welllllll!

  5. The Ao4 on December 20, 2012 at 12:40 pm

    Not as far as we’re concerned! Besides, your fireplace looks rugged and all.
    Can me and Zim come over? We aren’t allowed on the comfy furniture. We’ll bring snow!

  6. rottrover on December 20, 2012 at 11:45 am

    What a perfect place to spend a rainy day!! Oh, and mom says your fireplace is gorgeous!!

    -Bart and Ruby

  7. jan on December 20, 2012 at 11:15 am

    You do look more like pampered house pets than rugged sled dogs.

  8. Elmo & Mouse on December 20, 2012 at 11:03 am

    Nice living and fireplace! They look too comfortable. BTW, where is the rest of the Herd?

  9. Misaki on December 20, 2012 at 10:05 am

    That is a lovely fireplace you have:-)

  10. Becky Slack on December 20, 2012 at 8:42 am

    Chateau Herd rocks!
    What a lucky Herd to have such a comfy, cozy place to spend a cold, rainy day.

  11. Kat n collies on December 20, 2012 at 8:10 am

    The collies agree, those are the best ways to spend a rainy day! 🙂

  12. jane on December 20, 2012 at 5:35 am

    Everybody has got to take a rest sometime. It is gonna rain all day today so bruce will know exactly how you feel. Hugs and kisses to the comfy herd lol.

  13. Wild Dingo on December 20, 2012 at 3:35 am

    The pupparazzi have a way of stalking and snapping pix of you at your most embarassing, inopportune, times. darn pupparazzi!

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