On The Edge Of Suave

Frankie’s incredible patience extends to his younger brothers and his humans, but some days he’s on the edge of suave with them.

Time's about up, Hu-Dad - on the edge of suave
Time’s about up, Hu-Dad

Frankie Suave’s name comes from his calm demeanor around the house. Other than thunder, few things disturb him. Sometimes, though, he’s on the edge of suave when things aren’t quite right. For example, walk time has arrived, but the Hu-Dad needs “just a few minutes” to finish a few things. The look says it had better be very few.


  1. tammyj on May 2, 2022 at 5:42 pm

    what a truly Beautiful Face! shhh…. but I bet you’re the best.
    but then… there’s sweet Rosco…
    and incorrigible Boom Boom! …. and oh I give up! YOU’RE ALL WONDERFUL!

  2. Debbie & Miss Ruby on May 1, 2022 at 3:16 pm

    Ruby agrees with you when it comes to walk time. Come on humans get a move on!!

  3. mary michaud on May 1, 2022 at 7:27 am

    beautiful face

  4. Jean Burkhardt on May 1, 2022 at 7:11 am

    Oh Frankie-I KNOW you want your walk and even smooth and even tempered guys like you have their limits SO HURRY UP Hu-Dad!!!!

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