Cheoah Snow Slide Practice

Our first winter snow might be late, but that doesn’t prevent Cheoah from her patented snow slide practice. She will be ready.

Cheoah grinning as she flops to the ground for snow slide practice

Cheoah grinning as she flops to the ground.

For our newer readers, Cheoah has always enjoyed her snow slide – flattening her body into piles of snow and pushing her way through drifts. This technique maximizes the amount of snow that she can enjoy. The lack of snow so far this year has not prevented her from practicing.

Slide that body through "snow."

Slide that body through “snow.”

This behavior might seem strange to some of you, particularly since the snow is entirely imaginary, but let’s show you the reaction from the pups walking around her.

Nothing to see here. Just move along.

Nothing to see here. Just move along.


  1. Mom 'n Ebby on November 18, 2016 at 4:14 am

    Mom sez: Shouldn’t be too much longer, Cheoah. We’re getting it here now, and Ebby and I will try and send some down to you. Then you can REALLY practice!

  2. Juno's mom on November 17, 2016 at 12:22 pm

    Hoping you get the real thing soon!

  3. Hazel and Koda on November 17, 2016 at 8:05 am

    It’s been a long time since the last real snow slide practice. You can never prepare enough huh Cheesy.

  4. Lori on November 17, 2016 at 7:23 am

    Love it Cheoah!!! Have yourself a blast baby girl!!!

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