A Queen’s Routine

When you are the top dog, it is your responsibility to make sure that Chez Herd is running smoothly. Today, we give you a peek at a Queen’s Routine.

Morning patrol

Fence perimeter patrol is done. Sibe Quentin is secure.


Time to check things out inside.


Kitchen counters have been cleared of the humans’ breakfast.


Off to check the hu-dad’s study to make sure he is working.

continuing patrol

Yep, he is working, so continuing patrol.


My enforcer, Kiska, is always close behind in case anything is out of line.

one thing

Everything is under control.

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Hurry and get your Valentines in the mail! Please enclose a check or money order to Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation.  Sarge’s helped over 1100 animals find new homes in 2013 – yes, that is an average of 3 every single day – so your money will be going to a terrific cause.  You can click that link to find out all about Sarge’s.


In addition to tallying both the number of Valentines and money raised by each member of The Herd, we will select one of the Valentines and award that lucky reader the Grand Prize donated by Smoky Mountain Dog Bakery!


Typhoon checking out the Grand Prize that one lucky reader will receive!

So get those Valentines in the mail to:

Dog’s Name
c/o The Thundering Herd
PO Box 1835
Maggie Valley, NC  28751-1835

By the way, many of you have said you are having a problem selecting only one member of The Herd. We are quite sure that Sarge’s will gladly accept a donation for as many Valentines that you wish to mail !!!! Or, you can always just mail a Valentine to the whole Herd. The real winners, after all, are the 3 animals that Sarge’s saves EVERY SINGLE DAY.


  1. Rebekah on January 31, 2014 at 11:29 pm

    These posts make me giggle! Love them!

  2. Furbabys on January 31, 2014 at 4:57 pm

    Hmmmm? The Herd is so special that it is really hard to choose one as a favorite but there is one face that makes me laugh just thinking about it… The RV Face. 😉 That is a look that just makes me laugh!!

  3. Jenna,Mark “HuskyCrazed” Drady on January 31, 2014 at 12:53 pm

    haha! So nice to see your daily queenly routine!! LOL Well done keeping everything in check!
    ((husky hugz frum da pack))

    “love is being owned by a husky”

  4. Sam on January 31, 2014 at 10:19 am

    We are having a tough time making a decision!

    Monty and Harlow

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