Playing in the Rain

Yesterday afternoon, we had another one of those thunderstorms that drops a half inch of rain on us. The hu-dad always wonders, with all of the shelter we have, why we insist on playing in the rain.

rain or shine
The Queen has to conduct her patrols, rain or shine.
rain chains
You can see the rain pouring through the rain chains in the foreground as Kiska watches her leader.
But one of us really just loves sitting in the rain and soaking it all up, eh, Q-Tip?
Can we come inside now, hu-dad? Can we? Can we?


  1. Shari on July 21, 2021 at 9:07 am

    Wet or dry, Qannik is so very special!

  2. Jean Burkhardt on July 21, 2021 at 7:51 am

    I just loved seeing all the memories of the Herd in the past. LOVE these way back Wednesdays-especially the ones before I joined.

    • Juno's mom on July 21, 2021 at 10:37 am

      I’m with Jean.

  3. Debbie and Ruby on July 21, 2021 at 7:46 am

    Memories…Those were the days when I had 3 romping in the wet and mud!! Thanks for the morning way back laugh.

  4. HokiePack on July 21, 2021 at 7:29 am

    What a great pic of Q-tip! Great memory!

  5. Little Reufus on September 2, 2013 at 11:07 pm

    Yeu know what iss missing from that fabulous new decor ob Casa De Herd??? Yess yesss… shooken off rain waters!!! Go for it, Q-Tip!!!

    wif lubbs from Little Reufus

  6. houndstooth on September 2, 2013 at 1:24 pm

    I think it’s going to be a while before the Hu-Dad opens that door…

  7. edith chase on September 2, 2013 at 12:13 pm

    Nothing friendlier than a wet dog 😉

  8. Kuruk on September 2, 2013 at 11:53 am

    You are silly pups! Me and Nalle prefer to stay our of the rain, but when we go out we have our own yellow rain coats! Woooooowoooooo, Ku

  9. Ice 'n Ayla on September 2, 2013 at 6:47 am

    Ayla sez: Just remember, Qannik, don’t forget to shake until AFTER you get inside!

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