Snooter-Rest 2019 Frankie Suave Demonstration

Spring has settled onto our mountain. The birds are singing, the rabbits are hopping, the grass is growing, and Snooter-Rest 2019 is in use.

Frankie has reclaimed in observation deck since the nice weather has resumed.
Frankie has reclaimed in observation deck since the nice weather has resumed.

Frankie has a couple of key observation posts in the yard that he claims as his own. The top of the picnic table is great for long-range views, but a closer-to-the-house location is available on the deck.

The Snooter-Rest 2019 is in use!
The Snooter-Rest 2019 is in use!

At first glance, Frankie appeared to be napping, but this second photo shows his eyes are open. So what his attention?

One of the eleventy-seven bazillion rabbits in our field.
One of the eleventy-seven bazillion rabbits in our field.

Yes, we know, Typhoon and Roscoe were watching rabbits just yesterday. But they didn’t have the advantage of a place to rest your snooter while you bunny-watched.

Suave even when dreaming of rabbits.
Suave even when dreaming of rabbits.


  1. tammy j on April 13, 2019 at 1:01 pm

    you are one beautiful bunny watcher Frankie. XO oh my you are indeed!

  2. Lisa Myers on April 12, 2019 at 12:39 pm


  3. Juno's mom on April 12, 2019 at 9:36 am

    Ah. The picture really shows how sweet his face is.

  4. Debbie Hallenbeck on April 12, 2019 at 8:22 am

    Frankie you are one sweet fellow. Hopefully you can stay awake longer than Ruby to watch the rabbits. My girl sleeps 23 hours per day and always misses the little critters.

  5. Mom'n Ebby on April 12, 2019 at 6:00 am

    Mom ‘n Ebby say: Frankie, though we’ve come to love the whole Thundering Herd, so us, you’re still the BEST since Rusty! Hope you get your share of bunnies this year.

  6. Dave Lukosik in Little Switzerland on April 12, 2019 at 5:57 am

    Yes, this is a common pose here too. Hope that bunny is on the other side of the fence. Bunnies, squirills(sp) and most opossums avoid coming thru the 2×4 inch wire fence grid but those that do, do not last long in the yard. Moles are frequently dug up and proudly displayed next to the hunter on the back deck to taunt the non catchers! Raining now here, a break in the pollen haze! Roofers got a new Union Metal Ivory 5 Rib roof on the house and garage in the past 2 days before the rain. Glad its metal now because of the fire danger here next to the Pisgah Nat Forest and Parkway behind me. Also hope it’s ten degrees cooler this Summer inside the house too. Ivory was 2nd best next to a white one 65% vs 69% reflectivity. Red or green would be prettier but at 35% reflectivity it was a no brainer to go with the Ivory also the Union Metal is made in NC!

  7. Jean Burkhardt on April 12, 2019 at 5:41 am

    Frankie-you surely are a SUAVE boy and so very handsome while resting your snooter looking for all the critters out there. I bet you won’t share with Typhoon or Roscoe??

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