Introducing Roscoe

You caught us! Yes, our walk contained five fluffy tails, so our secret is out. We take great pride in introducing Roscoe to you.

Introducing Roscoe!

Introducing Roscoe! (And, yes, that right eye is a parti-eye.)

After losing our two senior members a mere twelve days apart, we had a long debate here at Chez Herd about what to do next. If we added, we needed someone who could fit in easily with the current pack dynamics, including a fussy Little Prince.

Yes, now you have seen both sides.

Yes, now you have seen both sides.

We went back to our friends at Southern Siberian Rescue, the same place that guided Landon to us. Roscoe has been with them for several months after being surrendered to an animal shelter. We know virtually nothing about his past life and suspect that he got into the system simply for being an exuberant teenager. He’s probably now roughly 3 years old, beyond that crazy teenage stage but still young and energetic.

Surveying Chez Herd.

Surveying Chez Herd.

He has met everyone and is slowly earning privileges around the house while going on lots of walks to burn energy. The most interesting thing to watch has been a budding friendship from an unlikely pair.

Typhoon and Roscoe - Who would have expected this?

Typhoon and Roscoe – Who would have expected this?


  1. All Things Collie on December 7, 2018 at 9:04 am

    We missed this! Congratulations on the new pup!

  2. The Hipster Kitties on November 25, 2018 at 1:09 pm

    Charlee: “Welcome to the Herd, Roscoe!”
    Chaplin: “You couldn’t ask for a nicer bunch of new friends!”

  3. Dave Lukosik in Little Switzerland on November 23, 2018 at 6:05 pm

    Great to see Roscoe making friends in the NC mtns. Love those Boomerang Tags, mine all wear them on the
    ir collars too!

  4. Patty Markiewicz on November 22, 2018 at 2:15 pm

    Welcome Roscoe! You are home.

  5. Susan on November 21, 2018 at 11:39 pm

    Welcome Roscoe! What beautiful eyes you have!

  6. Mom 'n Ebby on November 21, 2018 at 8:11 pm

    Mom ‘n Ebby say: WELCOME Roscoe! We wondered how long it would take to find you!

  7. Marilyn and Chessie on November 20, 2018 at 10:39 pm

    What a handsome boy, love those brown eyes!

  8. tammy j on November 20, 2018 at 8:11 pm

    oh dearest Roscoe! welcome home lad.
    you will love it here. xoxo

  9. Random Felines on November 20, 2018 at 6:53 pm


  10. Padma Bending on November 20, 2018 at 5:01 pm

    I’m so glad the Herd is adding a new member. Welcome, Roscoe! We look forward to hearing about your daily adventures with your new family.

  11. Zoe on November 20, 2018 at 3:32 pm

    Sabo the German Shepherd Attorney at Paw

    I and my tribe would like to extend our joy to the hu-mans for the love of their new member Roscoe. I would like to remind him that is is covered by the current doguments in place with the Sibe Tribe and will be able to avail himself of full representation should the need arise.

    Sabo the German Shepherd Attorney at Paw
    Delola the German Shepherd
    Athena the English Mastiff
    Jasmine the Lab
    Maximus the Tibetan Mastiff
    And their human servant

    • Julie on November 20, 2018 at 8:35 pm

      Oh my gosh, Zoe! I’m enthralled with your tribe. Is there any room for you in the house? ????????

  12. The Ao4 on November 20, 2018 at 3:02 pm

    ROSCOE!!!! We are so happy you’ve found your forever home — and such a wonderful one at that! You have such exciting adventures ahead of you! Congrats all around!
    Yours sincerely,
    Margaret Thatcher

  13. Cindy on November 20, 2018 at 1:19 pm

    Congrats on finding your everlasting home with the herd!

  14. Marty on November 20, 2018 at 10:52 am

    Word, not work.

  15. Marty on November 20, 2018 at 10:51 am

    I am looking for the right work. He looks regal. Like when you look at a male lion. Very studly. I am glad you brought him home. I look forward to his happiness returning. He looks sad. But he has the perfect home to bring light to his life. Thank you.

  16. Juno's mom on November 20, 2018 at 10:44 am

    After reading his bio on Southern Siberian, it looks like he’ll be a great fit. And he’s a New Leash on Life graduate. Great program! It’ll be interesting to see how he and Typhoon’s relationship evolve.

  17. Carolyn on November 20, 2018 at 10:41 am

    Really wasn’t sure you would add more – 4 is a handful when all are young! (Yes Ms. Cheoah, you are Forever Young). This is great that Rosco and Ty have paired up. So cool! Roscoe seems pretty regal. Pics deceiving? 🙂

  18. Jo Ann on November 20, 2018 at 10:41 am


  19. Pat and Rebel on November 20, 2018 at 10:35 am

    Welcome to your new loving family Roscoe. Your wait in the Rescue was worth it because you were found by a remarkable Hu-Dad who will give you a great new family of humans and furry brothers and sister. You are going to have a wonderful life now and many fans who daily check out Hu-Dad’s post about the amazing Thundering Herd. So looking forward to seeing your interactions with your new family. You are a very lucky dog.

  20. Khumbu on November 20, 2018 at 10:16 am

    Oh congratulations to you all fantastic. Enjoy your new home Roscoe, you have some super new friends to play with and a wonderful home.

  21. holly stoddard on November 20, 2018 at 10:13 am

    Aww,congratulations! So happy for everyone there. Thank you for saving another husky. Our Willow was too much for the people who dropped her off at the shelter too. I look forward to seeing many more stories on Roscoe.

  22. Lori on November 20, 2018 at 10:01 am

    How wonderful!!!! Welcome Roscoe! You are a beautiful boy. I’m glad to see you and Typhoon getting to know one another. I look forward to your upcoming antics with your new herd!!

  23. BJ Mills on November 20, 2018 at 9:57 am

    Welcome home Roscoe! You’ve landed in an awesome home. you will be loved like never before. Ty will show you the ropes but you have to watch that sneaky boy.
    You are gorgeous and you will have adventures aplenty coming. I’m sure Cheesewhiz thinks HuDad has lost his marbles completely!

  24. NAK and Her Mom on November 20, 2018 at 9:21 am


    As for that Typhoon furiend, hehehehehe!

    Live long and keep it furry!

    NAK’s Mom

  25. Terry (+Rory) on November 20, 2018 at 8:54 am

    So Great for Roscoe,and Exciting for all @ the Thundering herd,as well as all that enjoy “following” the herd!! WOOWOOOOO!!!

  26. Amarok & Co on November 20, 2018 at 8:48 am

    Welcome Roscoe. You have come to a great home!
    It is true that we can never predict who’s going to bond with whom.
    Good job Typhoon. Teach Roscoe well. 🙂

  27. The OP Pack on November 20, 2018 at 8:01 am

    Welcome home, Roscoe – you have found yourself one fantastic home!! And congrats to Typhoon on his new buddy.

    Woos – Lightning, Misty, and Timber

  28. Hokie Pack on November 20, 2018 at 7:37 am

    Welcome Roscoe! Other than “the plucking” hard to tell them apart! Thanks for supporting SSR!!!

  29. Kristi on November 20, 2018 at 7:33 am

    Welcome Roscoe! Your wait in rescue was SO worth it, as now you are in what must be Huskey Heaven on Earth! I look forward to seeing all the fun you are going to have in your new home with lots of adventures! ❤️

  30. Debbie on November 20, 2018 at 7:26 am

    Welcome Roscoe. I am sure your dad will keep us updated on all your adventures. You have found a wonderful home.

  31. Cheryl on November 20, 2018 at 6:12 am

    Such amazing Humans you have Roscoe!! Welcome to a much better life at Chez Herd!! As one of many adoring fans can’t wait to see how you are adjusting. Thank you Hu-Dad and Family for allowing all of us along for ride!!

  32. Jean B Burkhardt on November 20, 2018 at 5:43 am

    How wonderful for Roscoe and his new playmate(s). I am so very happy to see you Roscoe boy and you are a very lucky guy to be part of the Thundering Herd!!! WELCOME!

  33. Kathleen Wilson on November 20, 2018 at 5:22 am

    Lovely to see Roscoe, he has found a loving home.

  34. Carol on November 20, 2018 at 5:12 am

    You probably now have discovered how very blessed you are to live with the most amazing family, both furry and human. I know I’m not the only one who has anxiously awaited the herd’s newest arrival. Welcome, dear Roscoe!

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