Holding on Tight

Frankie 1

We had posted on Facebook one night how Frankie liked to sleep by holding the hu-dad’s arm.

Frankie 2

Pictures were requested – so here you go. You can say “Awwwww” now.


  1. Laura Bruner on January 5, 2013 at 4:40 pm

    Awww!! It’s like hugging a teddy bear πŸ™‚

  2. Lisa Myers on January 4, 2013 at 11:47 am


  3. KB on January 3, 2013 at 9:24 pm

    What a sweetie Frankie is! He knows a good hu-dad and he’s hanging on tight!

  4. HUSKY'S RULE on January 3, 2013 at 5:22 pm

    Licks & Nibbles,
    Kody & Nia

  5. Susan and Wrigs on January 3, 2013 at 1:59 pm

    Awwwww! I think I’m in love with Frankie! (Shhhh! Don’t tell Wrigs!)

  6. A Husky Life on January 3, 2013 at 1:44 pm


  7. The Ao4 on January 3, 2013 at 12:36 pm

    That’s EXACTLY what our mom’s saying!!! EXACTLY!
    Play bows,

  8. Ice 'n Ayla on January 3, 2013 at 12:36 pm

    That is SOOO sweet, and shows complete love and trust, and a feeling of security. Ayla does something similar. In the morning after the hu-Dad is off to work, if I crawl back into bed for an hour, she has to get up on the bed with me, and insists I have my arm out, just below the hu-Dad’s pillow, and she will “nudge” her head under my hand, so that my hand is resting on the top of her head, and snuggle that way until I decide “enough of this is enough, I need to get something done”, and get up. Ice, on the other hand, doesn’t even LIKE being up on the furniture, so he positions himself as “sentinel”, lies just outside the bedroom door, with just his head across the threshold into the bedroom.

  9. All Things Collie on January 3, 2013 at 12:09 pm

    Awww – very sweet! Sometimes I wish, around 3:00 A.M., that Kori would snuggle this way! I love that she wants to be close to me, but waking up because you are stiff and sore from being pinned in place by a collie – not much fun! πŸ™‚

  10. Misaki on January 3, 2013 at 11:11 am

    Soooo cute!

  11. Elmo & Mouse on January 3, 2013 at 11:02 am

    Must say Awwww! too. When did Frankie start to hold on to hu-dad’s arm? From day one?

    Frankie looked so secured and comforted.

  12. houndstooth on January 3, 2013 at 9:47 am

    Awwww! I’m glad Hu-Dad got a few pictures of it for us!

  13. Lynette-Golden, Co on January 3, 2013 at 9:40 am

    One of many things I love about the breed; their cat-like traits of independence, not wanting to be under your feet all the time, (like my rescued off the street lab mixes) and fuzzy snugglers.

  14. jane on January 3, 2013 at 7:22 am

    Awww! I wish my Bruce would snuggle like that with me. He snuggles with Dad more than with me. He is such a brat. Frankie you are such a cutie. Oh and by the way that is my husbands name lmao. Hugs and kisses to the herd.

  15. Carolyn on January 3, 2013 at 7:19 am

    Better than a security blanket. Awwww.

  16. Kate on January 3, 2013 at 6:24 am

    Awww! So sweet!!

  17. Cheerful Monk on January 3, 2013 at 5:27 am

    Awwww! What a sweetie!

  18. Barbara on January 3, 2013 at 1:31 am

    That is just adorable!

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