Hanging with the Hu-dad

With six dogs, the hu-dad makes a special effort to give each member of The Herd some special one-on-one time. And the dogs love their hanging with the hu-dad time.

sit in your lap

Hey, hu-dad. Mind if I sit in your lap?

not reading

Not like you were actually reading that book or anything?

more relaxing?

See? Now isn’t this more relaxing?

It was peaceful

Well, it WAS relaxing.


  1. Little Reufus on September 7, 2013 at 10:28 pm

    Yesss Yeesssssssss… A little time in yeur lap iss the perfect way teu relax!

    wif lubbs from Little Reufus

    PS I am telling the Mom teu move along, move along… She is admiring yeur posts, beams, rafters and decking. Hats off teu yeur GC!

  2. Steve & Kat on September 6, 2013 at 4:13 pm

    We also like to spend time with our people, but whenever I try to get some good one-on-one time, Kat comes over and shoves me out of the way. She’s such a people hog!

  3. Furbabys on September 6, 2013 at 10:46 am

    Ahhhh! The Love of being Loved by your furbabys <3 There is nothing than a little fur laying against you as you relax… You have to admit There is nothing more precious than your furbabys being all around you.. Of course they all want to be the one on the lounge chair..Which means Hu~dad you may need a Kind size Patio Lounger <3

Leave a Comment

Read Another Story

← Back One Story ◊ OR ◊ Forward One Story →

This Week's Thundering Herd Special Features

Monday Musing

Weekly thoughts from our Hu-Dad with the latest updates on his writing projects, the books he's reading, and a gratuitous dog photo of us.

Choosing Snowstorms Over Hurricanes

January 16, 2022

After our two-year experiment of living on the coast, we are back in our beloved mountains choosing snowstorms over hurricanes.

Way Back Wednesday

Each week, we reach back into our vault of over 4,500 previous posts and share a favorite. We hope you enjoy this look back.

A Criminal Mystery

February 25, 2013 |

Some dogs seem to have the unfortunate luck to always be in the same place as a mess. It’s a criminal mystery how that happens.

Visit Millerton, a fictional small town near Asheville NC, via D.K. Wall's novels. Ordinary people. Extraordinary events.