Rest and Relaxation

As we mentioned yesterday, Natasha has damaged her cranial cruciate ligament.  We see an orthopedic specialist on Friday, but hu-dad was tasked with making sure that Natasha did nothing but rest and relaxation all day on Thursday.  Exactly how hard is it to keep an eleven year old dog quiet?  Well . . .

let me out

Come on, hu-dad, let me out of the study.

minions

I need to be outside managing my minions (By the way, you can see how Natasha is not putting weight on her left rear leg in this picture).

brown eye stare

You have never failed to wilt from the brown eye stare.  Do as I command, hu-dad, do as I command.

not talking

I am so not talking to the hu-dad.

5 Comments

  1. Cheerful Monk on September 5, 2014 at 11:17 pm

    I love your posts. Thank you so much for writing them. Good luck with poor QNTE.

  2. holly on September 5, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    We hope you get good news at your appt. We wish you the best and send husky hugs your way!

  3. Mom 'n Ice on September 5, 2014 at 3:07 pm

    Mom sez: Guess it’s time to start slowing down a bit, ‘Tasha! Comes a time when we all have to begin to make allowances for our advanced age, like the IceMan has. He, too, at 12 years old, likes to think of himself as a “young thang” still, but suffers for it the next day. While we were on holidays last month, Ice stayed out at his “Gramma Debs” place, where he was born, and spent the week running with all the “young’uns”, and when we brought him home, he was totally exhausted, and so stiff it took an aspirin the next morning to get him so he was able to move again. Hope you heal fast, ‘Tasha!

  4. Miley's Daily Scoop on September 5, 2014 at 12:34 pm

    Awww, although it’s hard, we’re sure its for your own good! Feel better!!

  5. The Painter Pack on September 5, 2014 at 7:08 am

    Oh Miss Queen!!! Don’t be mad at the hu-dad! He wuvs woo!! Of course, using all your husky tricks is expected, so carry on.

    Hope woo feel betters!!

    Mya Boo Boo
    The Painter Pack

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