Caption This: The Claw

Typhoon deploys The Claw, the weapon of choice to express displeasure toward the humans. What is his complaint?

The Claw

The deployment of The Claw, a key arrow in the quiver to express our displeasure and to ensure the full attention of the recipient human. We each use it to some degree, from Frankie Suave’s subtle but persistent claw when he wants his belly rubbed or ears scratched (and he will not stop tap, tap, tapping until the human complies) to Typhoon’s decidedly not subtle wallop. The real question is whether Hu-Dad heard the message. For this week’s caption this, what was Typhoon demanding from the Hu-Dad?


  1. Max and Maya's momma on April 30, 2021 at 12:35 pm

    Ty is saying “I am his Royal Highness and I Commander you to have the fence put up NOW!”. And put that dreaded brush away!

  2. Amarok & Co on April 30, 2021 at 9:07 am

    He’s saying – “I’m the Prince! Typhoon! Does there really need to be a reason for you mere mortals.” 🙂

  3. HokiePack on April 30, 2021 at 8:29 am

    I wanna play ! Unhook me unhook me!!

  4. Debbie and Ruby on April 30, 2021 at 6:57 am

    Typhoon is saying “Get those lazy humans here to get my fence put in!! I want to run and try to catch a rabbit!!”

  5. Jean B Burkhardt on April 30, 2021 at 6:34 am

    He’s saying–“WHY are you sitting Hu-Dad? No goofing off when it’s time for our LONG walk!”

Leave a Comment

Read Another Story

← Back One Story ◊ OR ◊ Forward One Story →

Hu-Dad's Latest Musing

It's About Us!

Our Hu-Dad shares the latest updates on his writing projects, the books he's reading, and other details in random musings posted on his website. You can check out his novels there as well.


June 16, 2024

A growing cacophony of chaos warned us of their imminent arrival, but we couldn’t escape before they mobbed us.

Hu-Dad's Novels

His books pay for our food!