Farm dog!

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

You know you live on a farm when you find lying under your washing line bones that look like this:

Our vicious (insert cuddly), scary (insert friendly) watch dog spends his days guarding the house...

...well the little bit that's closest to the water tank..

...all in a days work for a farm dog (& his right hand cat)!


Sandra said...

Snowy and the cat look like they've found a good place to keep cool.
Curious, what animal would those bones be from? They look like back bones. A possum?

Kimmie said...

Is he hiding behind his right hand cat? Too sweet. Looks like you not only got a cute one, but a sweet one at that.

bless your hearts
mama to 7
one homemade and 6 adopted

Renata said...

They are almost sure to be from a dead sheep. Finding bones around the farm isn't unusual, but it's finding them under my washing line I don't like!

Grandma said...

Have you ever thought about lying up against the water tank to cool down on those hot days???? What about putting the kids there? lol!!!!
Think about the gift (sorry bones) from a dog's point of view - when you're outside (ie you - Renata), where do you spend most of your time???????? At the clothes line??? Makes sense - he thinks bones are amazing things and he wants to give you a gift - where's he going to put it?? Why under the clothes line of course!!! ha ha - anyway they look very cute guarding the farm for you.
Lots of love
Mum xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Heather said...

That's so cute how they're taking a little siesta together.

I have to say that if I found those bones by my clothesline, I'd be more than a little bit freaked! You're braver than me :)

Frizzy said...

I was just going to ask what kind of bones those might be. I have a dead animal stuck in the wall of my kitchen. The pest man can't get it out and we're not having fun with what follows. YUCK! Makes me sick. COMPLETELY SICK!

BoufMom9 said...

LOL. I think Grandma is right. I would bet those bones are a "lovely" gift for you. LOL

aunty sel said...

Hi Narn,
That's so cute!!! Maybe mum should take up counselling dogs, she really knows there pscychology!!

Cassandra-ann said...

THat pic is so cute! I love your dog :-)

cassandra xx

Kath said...

Has to restore his energy so he can be out and at it all night long!!!

Our dog likes to bring us "gifts" too. The big bad gentle giant of a dog has a shoe fetish!! He likes the neighbor guy's shoes! Its an expensive habit to say the least.

Ana said...

Lol... That is such a lovely story, the bones, the dogs and that super life you live :) LOVE IT!

Sande said...

I like the white bones better than the ones with 'bits' on them. There is a cow in our next doors gully or should I say ex cow and should I saw that parts of it are in the gully and parts of it are over our yard.

You puppy looks adorable, a real sook.

Renata said...

elina is cute. sun girl. boy

mum dad

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