Absolutely Not Staged

Shockingly, some people ask how we set up some of our photos, but as you can see from Roscoe, they are absolutely not staged.

Looking skyward in thought - absolutely not staged
Looking skyward in thought

Can you imagine? People ask us all the time how Hu-Dad gets us to sit still for some photos. For example, Roscoe here just wanted to sit beside the stone column on our new pavilion. He wasn’t being enticed with any sort of treat. No, not at all. This is absolutely not staged. He just happens to be staring at the sky and thinking what a great day it is.

7 Comments

  1. S Deaver on January 28, 2022 at 4:50 pm

    Someone did a lovely job stacking those stones! Roscoe shows off the workmanship so well!

  2. Juno's mom on January 28, 2022 at 11:53 am

    That’s a very regal pose Roscoe.

  3. Julie on January 28, 2022 at 9:21 am

    Oh you’re not fooling me, Hu-dad. Treats are the ONLY thing my fluffy-butt will focus on. I know that look. Ha! Have a great weekend!

  4. Debbie & Miss Ruby on January 28, 2022 at 7:29 am

    Sometimes you just wish you could read their minds!! Handsome boy.

    • Jean Burkhardt on January 28, 2022 at 7:56 am

      Yes-IF we could read their minds-wow!!! I look at my dogs and wonder too!

  5. mary michaud on January 28, 2022 at 7:21 am

    he is so beautiful, love your doggie pics

  6. Terry Grennell on January 28, 2022 at 6:46 am

    That is a rather focused gaze. Wonder if there was a bird to be seen … or maybe he was thinking of fuzzy tree rats.

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