Kiska would like to be clear that she loves our hikes. Fresh air, lots of cool smells, moving down a trail – it’s awesome. But, at the end of a long day, she can get a little sleepy and start drifting off even though she is still on her feet: And then, after a long, [Continue Reading]
Ok, none of The Herd are actual siblings, but I did enjoy these pictures of hanging out together. First up are (left to right) Qannik, Kiska and Cheoah (with Kodiak sticking his head up in the back): Qannik, never one to be shy in front of the camera, moved up beside Kodiak for a second [Continue Reading]
Ok, had to try a little Quicktime video action and let you get a good feel for what it is like from the operator viewpoint hiking the herd up an abandoned road we use regularly. From left to right, that is Rusty, Kodiak, Cheoah, Natasha, Qannik, and Kiska.
Remember the picture I showed last week of Maggie Valley, the town where The Herd lives: I took the picture last week about 20 feet down the trail from where I took this picture this morning – essentially between the trees you see on the right and left of the picture below. Yep, the fog [Continue Reading]
The morning started out with loading Qannik into the Jeep, which he was great with until he realized he was the ONLY one in the Jeep. That means only one thing – The Vet! Yes, it is time for Qannik’s rabies shot and annual exam so off we went. When we got Qannik from the [Continue Reading]