Road Trip Herd Style

Hu-Dad took a day off from his busyness around his next novel release and took us on a road trip to Clinton, Tennessee.

The Herd on a road trip
The Herd on a road trip

Hu-Dad took a break from all of the craziness leading into the launch of his next novel and took us on a road trip to Clinton Tennessee. We found a shady parking space right on Main Street and entertained people as they strolled and shopped. Yes, we are a working breed and, in this case, our job was looking cute. We think we did an outstanding job. That’s Frankie Suave in his crate (his preferred method of travel), Landon (Boom Boom) with the prime back row seat, and Roscoe at the passenger window. Don’t worry, His Highness Little Prince Typhoon Phooey was in the car, but is hidden behind Frankie.

9 Comments

  1. Jean Burkhardt on October 3, 2021 at 4:08 pm

    Wow-IF looking cute was their job they did it wonderfully!!!!!

  2. Jim on October 3, 2021 at 1:44 pm

    Just noticed that you got a land rover defender. No more Jeep?

    • The Thundering Herd on October 3, 2021 at 3:33 pm

      Painful choice with lots of debate, but no more Jeep. We’re loving the Defender.

  3. James Frykman on October 3, 2021 at 1:16 pm

    I used to live in Clinton TN, and Oak Ridge too. Now if you guys ever make it up to northern MN…

  4. Juno's mom on October 3, 2021 at 11:44 am

    They look ready for the journey.

  5. Debbie & Miss Ruby on October 3, 2021 at 8:23 am

    The sure are a crowd pleaser. Huskies never fail to attract attention. Can only imagine 4!!

  6. HokiePack on October 3, 2021 at 8:10 am

    Do you still have the Sibe RV? I loved seeing the Herd in Asheville in the Jeep!!!!

  7. Don Davis on October 3, 2021 at 6:14 am

    What a reminder of the time when our “herd” of four travelled in the back of an Isuzu Trooper. Three loved the giant crate, but one preferred the cramped space on passenger side (so he could put his head over front seat to “Mom”)

    • The Thundering Herd on October 3, 2021 at 7:00 am

      We used to travel with six in a Jeep Wrangler with the windows removed. Made for quite the sight.

Leave a Comment





Read Another Story

← Back One Story ◊ OR ◊ Forward One Story →

This Week's Thundering Herd Special Features

Monday Musing

Weekly thoughts from our Hu-Dad with the latest updates on his writing projects, the books he's reading, and a gratuitous dog photo of us.

Lowe's Two-Trip Rule

September 25, 2022

Another home improvement project proved the accuracy of the Lowe’s Two-Trip Rule and made me think of the similarity to writing.

Way Back Wednesday

Each week, we reach back into our vault of over 4,700 previous posts and share a favorite. We hope you enjoy this look back.

Finding Shade

April 24, 2010 |

Kiska says that on hot, sunny, spring days, you have to find shade wherever you can. Thanks Big Brother Kodiak.

Visit Millerton, a fictional small town near Asheville NC, via D.K. Wall's novels. Ordinary people. Extraordinary events.