Thoughtful Present

Today is the Hu-Dad’s birthday (who knows which one because we can’t count that high) and Cheoah gave him a thoughtful present.

Is the Hu-Dad getting up from the couch?

Is the Hu-Dad getting up from the couch?

Natasha is the only one of us who has been here from early puppy days, since the rest of us are all rescues. And that means that none of us canines, except for Natasha, have ever told Hu-Dad what are actual birthdates are.

Hu-Dad’s birthday, however, is today and he is several hundred years old. Wait, that’s in dog years. In human years, he is . . . Oh, we don’t know. Old. Old enough that he probably ought to be going for regular laser treatments just like Natasha and Cheoah.

For his birthday, I am going to keep his spot on the couch warm.

For his birthday, I am going to keep his spot on the couch warm.

For his birthday, we thought we would run around like crazy, cause havoc, trip him, and ask to be let in and out about eleventy-seven bazillion times. You know, just like every other day of the year.

If I don't fall asleep, I might even let him have his spot back. . . Too late.

If I don’t fall asleep, I might even let him have his spot back. . . Too late.

So Happy Birthday, Hu-Dad.

Now, where’s our snack?



  1. siku marie on May 19, 2016 at 12:02 am

    Happy Birthday wishes to your hu-dad. We hope there were some special noms, a bit of pampering, a wish come true, a pack celebration, and always…LOVE! The White Dog Army

  2. Rita Cantrell on May 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm

    Happy Birthday Hu Dad – Hope it’s pAWESOME!

  3. Vincent Porrazzo on May 18, 2016 at 3:12 pm

    My Sibe pack, Silky and Nacho, and I join with the T-herd in wishing the hu-Dad a very happy birthday.

  4. Ann Foose on May 18, 2016 at 3:03 pm

    The corgis and I wish you a very Happy Birthday. We enjoy keeping up with all of you every day!

  5. Mom, Ice 'n Ebby on May 18, 2016 at 12:33 pm

    Mom, Ice ‘n Ebby ALL say, HAPPY BIRTHDAY, hu-Dad, from all of us up here in Dawson Creek, BC, Canada. Hope the whole Herd is on their “best” behaviour today!

  6. Pat Whitesell on May 18, 2016 at 10:15 am

    Happy Birthday Hu-dad! Hope the herd helps you celebrate your special day.

  7. Zoe on May 18, 2016 at 9:37 am

    Happy Birthday Hu-dad may your day be filled with Joy laughter and more surprises… Like maybe your spot on the sofa

  8. Padma on May 18, 2016 at 9:17 am

    Happy Birthday, Hu-dad. Have a great day with husky fur flying through the air (and that’s when they are not moving), along with watching games of bitey-face, body slam. Oh, and Cheoah splashing in the water bucket.

  9. Jane on May 18, 2016 at 8:16 am

    Happy Birthday Hu-Dad. Have a pawesome day. I hope the herd will be (cough) on their best (cough) behavior (cough, cough). Hey we always hope right? That would be a great birthday present. Hugs and kisses to the herd.

  10. Lori on May 18, 2016 at 8:07 am

    Happy Birthday Hu-dad!!!! I hope it’s a wonderful day of Sibe surprises!!!

  11. Mary Ann Molenda on May 18, 2016 at 4:54 am

    Happy birthday Hu dad !!!! Hope you have a wonderful day full of wet dog kisses ! ( I was expecting a real surprise like the possum I found just the other day way too close to the house that I am so thankful no one thought it should be paw delivered directly to me. He didn’t have a chance against my husky and or GSD)

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