Category: Dogs

Hounds and Stuff

Lacey was beside herself with joy last week when she found a box tortoise. She just about sniffed its shell off, she was so tickled by her discovery. After the HOA landscapers came through (and […]

Of Parakeets and Rescue Bears

William Simpson and I were out and about yesterday doing a variety of errands. Our last stop was to visit our storage facility. I have a bunch of stuff from Mom’s house in there, plus […]

Morning Hounds

This morning, I got up early because I wanted to get dinner staged in the crockpot, make my bucket o’espresso, and get some things done before going to work for what will be a long […]

Sir Barksalot

I took the hounds out about an hour ago. On my way to bed, I stopped in the Broad Cave to check email and glance at the Book of Face. Lacey came in with me, […]


Myopic Dorkhound Looks like Mr. Magoo with Four legs and a tail. 3 November 2017

The Big Dog Takes a Little Ride

This evening, Koa had to go to the vet for his monthly shot. He doesn’t mind – he gets treats. Hunky Hubby’s truck is in the shop, and I was too tired after work to […]

The coyotes are numerous and vocal tonight.

The coyotes are numerous and vocal tonight. I took Lacey out for her pre-sleepytime constitutional. I knew we were doomed to failure from the moment we stepped onto the driveway. First: there was a woman […]

Dog Elbows Work

Lacey hates inclement weather. She suffers extreme angst when the weather pattern includes thunderbolts and lightning (very, very frightening). This trait, alas, has worsened, not improved, since she came to live with us. Tonight I […]

Open Sesame, Coonhound Style

Lacey thinks “A-roooo” while Staring at the garage door Makes it open. Hah! 17 April 2015

Dog Effluence in East Tennessee

Hunky Hubby and I are staying in Knoxville this weekend. Note to potential burglars – our well-armed son and snarling hounds are home, so enter our house at your own peril. But, I digress… We […]