Caption This: Caught in the Act

Typhoon was almost caught in the act one of his infamous upside down napping poses, but Hu-Dad caught this amusing surprised look instead.

A rare surprised look from the Prince

We’ve shared photos before of His Royal Highness Little Prince Typhoon Phooey’s somewhat unique napping style in the yard. For example, this one or this one when Roscoe thought he would make fun. Hu-Dad almost captured another one, but Typhoon was more awake than expected and heard him coming. What you see is the second after Typhoon bounced to his feet with a surprised look on his face. Since this is Friday, it’s Caption This time. So what did Typhoon say when he was almost caught in the act by Hu-Dad.


  1. Patty I Markiewicz on October 22, 2021 at 2:43 pm


    Love this pic of Ty! Cracks me up! lol

  2. Juno's mom on October 22, 2021 at 1:55 pm

    He has some very interesting facial expressions. What a character.

  3. Max and Maya's momma on October 22, 2021 at 11:49 am

    Oh Hu-Dad I was checking my eye lids for holes and I can report there are NONE!!

  4. HokiePack on October 22, 2021 at 10:00 am

    Roscoe ! You were supposed to be watching for Hu-Dad!! Love that smile on Ty’s face

  5. Padma Bending on October 22, 2021 at 9:36 am

    Sleeping in the yard on my back?! I would never do that. How could you think such a thing?

  6. Debbie & Miss Ruby on October 22, 2021 at 9:23 am

    “I was not sleeping, only scratching my back.”

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.

What Weather When?

March 26, 2023

How do you dress for a day in the Western North Carolina Mountains? Just answer what weather when? Good luck with that.

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.

The Queen and Decorum

August 11, 2010 |

Even after a long hike, a Queen must always avoid a fashion faux pas like, say, an out of place tongue. No, the Queen and Decorum are intact.