Lack Of Recall

When humans are discussing recall in dogs, they recommend the command “Come Here.” That doesn’t work with Landon’s lack of recall.

When we say Landon has a “lack of recall,” we should explain our vocabulary. You might have thought this story had something to do with our refusal to go to the humans when they shout “Come here!” We are Siberian Huskies, so we notoriously refuse to comply with such requests. But in today’s case, Hu-Dad asked if Landon remembered the discussions about not sleeping on the human guest bed, especially with muddy paws. Landon responded he didn’t recall those conversations. Vague promises may have been made about future compliance.


  1. Christina on December 12, 2020 at 4:45 pm

    Boom boom, out go the lights!

  2. tammy j on December 1, 2020 at 7:37 pm

    I tend to like the way Chris thinks! yep. life’s too short. and some rules should be broken.
    Landon’s house… Landon’s little feety feet on the guest bed! xo

  3. Padma Bending on December 1, 2020 at 12:09 pm

    Great photo!@ Thanks for the morning smile. Of course, Landon has to test it for the guests. At least he wasn’t bouncing on it ….

  4. chris on December 1, 2020 at 11:13 am

    If our guests don’t like dogs sleeping with them, then they are not allowed to come over. I reached a point in my life that I said, my house, my dogs, my rules.

  5. Billie Borron on December 1, 2020 at 10:06 am

    He was just testing the bed to make sure all was okay with the bed and future visitors would be comfortable! ?

  6. Margaret on December 1, 2020 at 8:04 am

    The pillows in our guest bedrooms constantly throw themselves on the floor… they did manage to behave and stay on the bed till Friday morning after Thanksgiving.

  7. Jean Burkhardt on December 1, 2020 at 7:54 am

    Hu-Dad-Do you REALLY expect Landon to remember that discussion about the guest bed??? Sibes have selective memory as well as hearing-lol.

  8. HokiePack on December 1, 2020 at 7:28 am

    What ? Don’t get on the bed ? Boom ?

    • Susan on December 1, 2020 at 7:49 am

      He’s just trying to make sure it’s properly broken in for guests!

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