Backward Typhoon Eyes

While the rest of The Herd requires some coaxing to capture their eyes in photographs, all you need is to go for a walk to capture backward Typhoon eyes.

Backward Typhoon eyes on a recent walk.
Backward Typhoon eyes on a recent walk.

Our Little Prince’s most unusual skill is his insistence on walking backward for at least a part of any walk we do. As Hu-Dad decided to do a week of posts about our eyes, he knew that capturing His Haughtiness’ peeper would talk nothing more than a leash and camera. And, for once, Typhoon didn’t make things extra difficult.

Can't all dogs walk backwards?
Can’t all dogs walk backwards?

We get asked all of the time, so, yes, Typhoon’s bi-eyes (one blue, one brown) are quite normal in Siberian Huskies as are parti-eyes (two colors in a single eye, like both Cheoah and Roscoe have). Just one of our many quirks.

A mischievous grin to go with those eyes.
A mischievous grin to go with those eyes.


  1. nicole tester on April 3, 2019 at 5:44 pm

    ???? Typhoon is Cray Cray!

  2. tammy j on April 3, 2019 at 10:25 am

    ya gotta love the family character!!! LOL! and we do! xoxo

  3. Juno's mom on April 3, 2019 at 9:54 am

    Typhoon is so expressive. I’d bet it’s pretty easy to read his mind.

  4. Lori on April 3, 2019 at 8:42 am

    You’ve got the prettiest eyes and most beautiful eyes Typhoon ????

  5. Jean Burkhardt on April 3, 2019 at 5:43 am

    Oh Typhoon-just LOOK at those eyes and that smile. I would be at your command if you would give me that stare and that smile! This week Hu-Dad is doing a great job of capturing each of the Herd’s gorgeous eyes!

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