Monday, June 2, 2008

What A Dog!


Our dog, Mocha, flew a kite last Saturday....and not just any kite either...a Spiderman kite with a very long glossy baby blue tail. Of coarse she wasn't aware that she was doing something brilliant, although I like to think she knows she's capable of setting the bar higher for the rest of the hounds in the neighborhood. She was trotting along, on her steady eleven year old legs, looking for bushy-tailed rodents when my husband decided it was high time Mocha learned how to fly a kite. She proved to be a much better student than me, she takes direction better,doesn't give up, and doesn't care how foolish she looks trying. We fastened the string under her collar and she took off across the hill, she kept it up for at least five minutes...it was really something! Mind you, I can't prove it... but my husbands cell phone sports a photo of her doing exactly that...honest! Sometimes Mocha simply amazes me...I'd be bragging about it, but she's very humble..like most Mutts are. Next week end ...maybe roller skating....

8 comments:

Mary said...

How cool is that! I love clever dog tricks/stories. I have two teacup poodles, I think the kite might take them for a ride instead of the other way around. LOL

Elegant by Design said...

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Aimee Dars said...

What a beautiful dog! And smart, too!

Octavine Illustration said...

what a talented pup! looks and brains, quite a combo!~

Nanny Goats In Panties said...

How fun is that? Pets can create such delight in our lives.

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julie king said...

this really made me smile! i love dog stories and yours is adorable!

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susie said...

that looks like dogsploitation to me...

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