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Sunday, January 24, 2010

Rain, rain go away!

We had a very wet and not very pleasant time here last week. That wet stuff just wouldn't stop falling out of the sky. I tried very hard to get Mum to make it stop, because she knows how much I dislike going for walks when it's like that.

The snow wasn't so bad, but everything was just so wet. Monty's staying with us, which means we can get through a lot of towels in a day. Mum makes us lie down on our towels in the hallway as soon as we come home from a walk, and we wait patiently until she wraps another towel around each of us. That's the part we like! We're supposed to stay on the towels until we're dry, but sometimes that's hard to do when dinner or breakfast is waiting in the kitchen. Mum was very pleased with us when she took this photo. We both got tired of waiting and started falling asleep. Monty rested his head on my back and went to sleep, which I usually don't like, but I was so tired, I just didn't care.

Thankfully, the rain stopped today, and we've been down to the magic creek. For some reason, this creek is never there when you want it to be, on the long, hot dry days in the middle of summer. But any time there's tons of rains, suddenly it's right there, stopping me from running over to the galloping trails.

It was great to be out when it wasn't raining. Getting wet and muddy in the creek is a whole different story.

I don't even mind getting in the water when it's covered in ice. But rain, you can keep it.


~Kim~ said...

Great pictures!! Your rain is gone, and has come to Virginia--It is pouring this morning. We will also have lots of use for the "dog-towels" this morning and maybe light a candle or two! Hope your week is off to a good start!

Dory and the Mama said...

We are glad your sun finally came out!!


Miley said...

I love the rain, and your pics are sooo cute!!! Glad your sun is shinning!!

lotsa licks,

Andrea said...

Love your pictures. Thank you for sharing your furry adventure with us.
Blessings, andrea (sitka's mom)

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom said...

Thanks fur sharing the updates!

I've been wondering about woo out there!

Paws khrossed fur more sun and no precip fur awhile!


Paco,Milo, Maya and mommy Simona said...

We're soooo happy you got sun finally!!!!!
And w elove your pics...you look sooooo cute wrapped in the towel....and soo happy playing in the sun!!!!!
Hope your next days could be filled with tons of sun!!!!
here is snowing again!!!
We love snow but now we would love to have some sunny days too!!!!
Have fun in the sun!!!

Gill - That British Woman said...

you have the most gorgeous doggie. I wish Molly would listen to me about walking through the house when she is wet!!

Thanks for popping by my blog.....

Gill in Canada

Alli & Frankie said...

I know - wasn't the rain crazy?! We loved it, but the dogs didn't. It just kept coming and coming!

Glad you are out in the sunshine! :)

SGR said...

Woof! Woof! SUNSHINE!!! Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

Hi! I'm Sierra-Dog! said...

So glad that you have a friend to play with and to cuddle with when it's cold. Labs are the best buddies ever!

Loads of Licks,