Snow Brothers

We shared in the brutal cold temperatures and near-hurricane force winds so many others are having, but that didn’t stop the snow brothers.

The snow brothers hunting creatures under the snow.
The snow brothers hunting creatures under the snow.

In the continuing bromance of Roscoe and Typhoon, they spent a good bit of yesterday outside. The brutal cold temperatures didn’t bother them nor did the fierce winds racing over the mountain ridges.

Typhoon shows his appreciation for the frozen ground.
Typhoon shows his appreciation for the frozen ground.

They even had a lengthy game of keep away. A prized possession was claimed by one brother which caused the other brother to take off in mad pursuit. Once the prize changed hands (paws?), the chase reversed itself. Hu-Dad feels it is important to mention that the prized possession was a chunk of ice, something that could be found everywhere, but this chunk of ice was special. Humans just don’t understand.

Hover dog engaged.
Hover dog engaged.

Only one thing could possibly interfere with the winter games. And, yes, Hu-Dad finally played that card.

I heard the dinner bell.
I heard the dinner bell.

4 Comments

  1. nicole tester on February 4, 2019 at 2:50 pm

    nothing like dinner on a cold evening!

  2. Juno's mom on January 31, 2019 at 10:25 am

    Typhoon and Roscoe are so cute together. (I think huskies like temps in the 20s. Juno spends all day outside in the winter.)

  3. Lori & Izzy Belle Bear on January 31, 2019 at 9:19 am

    Yeah that dinner bell always worked for us humans too when we were out playing! Stay warm Herd!!!

  4. Jean Burkhardt on January 31, 2019 at 5:47 am

    Each time I read a story about Typhoon and Roscoe it just makes my heart fill with joy. They are truly bonded brothers who although they fought over a piece of ice-it’s what brothers do! Since we too are having especially cold weather where I live in Delaware I am SO happy Roscoe has found his forever home. Good job Hu-Dad for ringing the dinner bell!!! FLY like the wind boys to go get your supper.

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