That Cat Is Hard of Hearing

During our walk yesterday afternoon, we encountered the cat sitting on top of the pile of recycled oyster shells and determined he is hard of hearing.

Typhoon and Roscoe explaining the rules to a cat
Typhoon and Roscoe explaining the rules to a cat

The oyster shell recycling bin is getting fuller and fuller. We canines consider the monstrous pile to be of great interest, but felines apparently really love it. For example, this cat is sitting on top of a pile of thousands and thousands of shells and won’t move. Oh, you can’t see him? Here is a close up.

My oyster shells, you silly dogs. Now go away.

We are betting a bunch of you are going back to the first photo and trying to find the cat. Really, he is there. And that gives you an idea of how many shells he is claiming. Yes, we think that is very shellfish of him.

Go ahead and laugh. Hu-Dad worked hard on that one.

Hey Roscoe. Which stinks more—a pile of oyster shells or Hu-Dad's bad jokes?
Hey Roscoe. Which stinks more—a pile of oyster shells or Hu-Dad’s bad jokes?

But back to our story… Typhoon and Roscoe were amazed—absolutely amazed—to discover the cat really didn’t care how much they suggested he should move along.

Can you believe the cat just sat there and hissed at us?
Can you believe the cat just sat there and hissed at us?


  1. Cheryl Seybert on February 24, 2020 at 8:24 pm

    Still laughing!!! Cats just don’t understand doggy dignity Guys!!!

  2. World Of Animals, Inc. on February 24, 2020 at 1:15 pm

    Hu-Dad is sure making us laugh here at the office with that joke. That kitty wasn’t moving from the oyster shell pile. We could barely see them in the first photo. It was like camouflage with their furs. Thanks for sharing. Have a wondeful rest of your week.

  3. Juno's mom on February 24, 2020 at 7:58 am

    I was wondering how Landon reacts to the kitty.

  4. Denise Schoen on February 24, 2020 at 7:52 am

    Poor Typhoon and Roscoe, they appear shell shocked by the unmovable cat. (Bad joke intended) Can’t imagine the smell as the pile increases. Thanks for sharing all the adventures.

  5. Jean B Burkhardt on February 24, 2020 at 6:48 am

    Hu-Dad this post REALLY made me laugh-your joke plus the dogs NOT believing the cat will NOT move along!! A great start to a Monday morning!

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