A Whole Handful Of Handsome

Hu-Dad muttered something about a whole handful of handsome running around Chez Herd which led to lots of posing and preening.

Pick me. Pick me.

Pick me. Pick me.

As beautiful as they are, the girls of The Herd never worry about beauty contests. Miss Kiska concentrates on her role of Chief of Security and Miss Cheoah has entirely too much fun playing in water buckets.

The boys, however, are constantly strutting about the yard. So when Hu-Dad said something about the boys being handsome, the poses were being struck.

Not a chance, Q. Pick me.

Not a chance, Q. Pick me.

Just one minor problem. Hu-Dad said the boys were being a handful.

I still win! handful and handsome

I still win!


  1. Pat and Rebel on June 11, 2017 at 11:15 am

    They are all extremely handsome and it would be hard to pick one – but if I had too, Landon with his oh-so-fluffy-tail would win by a tail.

  2. Lori on June 11, 2017 at 8:27 am

    Oh Qannik! You get my vote! You’re gorgeous sweet fella ❤️

  3. Carolyn Rogers on June 11, 2017 at 8:10 am

    LOL Landon is definitely the most striking of the Herd – his extra floofy tail, his coloring, those piercing blue eyes – just don’t tell him I said so.

  4. Koda Hazel And Sue Verschneider on June 11, 2017 at 7:27 am

    Ohhh boys lol

Leave a Comment

Read Another Story

← Back One Story ◊ OR ◊ Forward One Story →

This Week's Thundering Herd Special Features

Monday Musing

Weekly thoughts from our Hu-Dad with the latest updates on his writing projects, the books he's reading, and a gratuitous dog photo of us.

An Old Injury

May 15, 2022

I injured myself last week. Stupid, I know, especially when I can only call it an old injury in celebration of my approaching birthday.

Way Back Wednesday

Each week, we reach back into our vault of over 4,500 previous posts and share a favorite. We hope you enjoy this look back.

Tilley Time – For Zim

November 6, 2011 |

Zim over at the A04 threw down the gauntlet and challenged Rusty. The Rooster shows off for Tilley Time and tosses the dare back to Zim.

Visit Millerton, a fictional small town near Asheville NC, via D.K. Wall's novels. Ordinary people. Extraordinary events.