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Jingle Bells

February 24, 2009 |

Our buddy Simcha posted a great question on the comments Saturday: I always think of windchimes when I see videos of “The Herd”. Do you wear special tags to make this pretty noise? Is there a purpose behind it? I’ve always wondered. So let’s start with the purpose.  We live in the small town of Maggie…

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How to Enjoy Snow

February 23, 2009 |

Snow is meant to be enjoyed totally and completely when you are a Siberian.  Don’t just walk in it – immerse yourself in it.  As demonstrated by a snow covered Cheoah and a happy Kiska: Me?  Drag my face in the snow?   Keeping the belly cool   Is this cool or what?

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Squirrels as Pets?

February 22, 2009 |

This is going to be a quick post because we have fresh snow.  No time to waste.  There are no paw prints yet on our driveway. But we must alert The Squirrel Patrol to a new danger.  The Squirrel Patrol is made up of: Kira – Creator of The Squirrel Patrol Award and who clearly…

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Extremes

February 21, 2009 |

Let’s get this out of the way first.  Bad human.  We have no fresh pictures since last weekend.  Sigh.  It is so hard to find good human help these days. So we were looking at our photos from last weekend and noticed something.  First of all, here is a picture of all of the dogs…

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Thundering Thursday – Kiska’s Response

February 19, 2009 |

As promised, Kiska responds to Rusty’s Walking Wednesday video.

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Walking Wednesday – Rooster Style

February 18, 2009 |

Rusty the Rooster stars in this particular Walking Wednesday edition.  As always, he is a little unique in his approach.  Check in tomorrow for Kiska’s response!

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Tired after a Good Weekend

February 17, 2009 |

Cheoah and Rusty resting in the S-RV after a great weekend.  Look for special Walking videos on Wednesday AND a bonus Walking video on Thursday.

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Big Dogs on the Road

February 16, 2009 |

We showed you Saturday some of the big dogs we ran into while out for a morning walk.  While driving away from Big Ridge State Park Sunday morning in the S-RV, we came around a corner and this funny looking big dog was in the road.  She did not seem too concerned that we were there…

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Simple Saturday Night

February 15, 2009 |

Isn’t it funny how our definition of a good Saturday night changes as we get older?  To convert for our dog readers, this conversion chart says I am between 6 and 7 and this conversion chart says I am 8.  Either way, my idea of a perfect Saturday night is an idyllic camping spot watching…

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Big Dogs in the Woods

February 14, 2009 |

We have told you before about Natasha’s fascination with little dogs, big dogs (horses) and big dogs with horns (a beautiful buck deer).  We are out on another S-RV excursion at Big Ridge State Park and went walking the dogs this morning to the Norton Grist Mill, which is a replica of a grist mill…

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Strict Rule

February 12, 2009 |

There is a strict rule at Chez Herd.  No dog is allowed on the top floor of the house.  That is where the guest room is and, apparently, there are some humans who do not like Sibe hair everywhere.  We don’t know why they would ever want to be a guest here.  But regardless, we…

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Wordless Walking Wednesday

February 11, 2009 |
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