A Dirty Job But Someone Has To Do It

Six dogs hanging out on a picket line in a campsite with the Hu-Dad in a rocking chair reading a book. How could any dog possibly create a problem in such a closely supervised situation? It is a dirty job, but someone has to do it.

Why are you looking at me, Hu-Dad?

Why are you looking at me, Hu-Dad?

Cheoah’s land excavation skills are well known and she is a big believer that the best outdoor bed is made a few inches below surface level.

I have a nose for dirty jobs.

I have a nose for dirty jobs.

Let’s just say that Cheoah really got into her work yesterday morning. What is a little dirt caked on your snout anyway when there is a dirty job to be tackled?

I think it matches my fur.

I think it matches my fur.

5 Comments

  1. Sam on October 23, 2015 at 12:36 pm

    OMD! More proof that Harlow may actually be a Sibe!

    Monty and Harlow

  2. Lori on October 22, 2015 at 7:31 am

    Good job Cheoah! Someone has to get down and get dirty! And you even look adorable doing it?????

  3. Melon on October 21, 2015 at 9:57 pm

    I think so too, Cheoah – keep it up! (Sorry, Hu-dad.)

  4. Koda and Sue on October 21, 2015 at 10:49 am

    Cheesewhiz you would give Mike Rowe from the Dirty Jobs show a run for his money. With your talent you’d take over his show in a flash.
    And although he does have a nice voice for opera, I’m positive your vocal skills are way above and beyond his.

  5. Mom, Ice 'n Ebby on October 21, 2015 at 4:44 am

    Mom sez: One look at that face, and one can only guess at what it was that gave her away!?!

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