Monthly Archives: October 2013

October 31, 2013

Look what I found in the pumpkin patch this morning! A Porter pumpkin! Yes, it’s my annual humiliation for the joy of humans. But, I’ll admit I did look pretty good in my Halloween costume. I even showed it off … Continue reading

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October 30, 2013

I think my 2012 Christmas card was much more clever than the 2013 Christmas card. But dad tells me that I look in such a Christmasy mood in the 2013 card, it makes the card special. We got snowed on … Continue reading

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October 29, 2013

On the way over to the Wild Horse Sanctuary, I snuggled right in to that heated seat of Rover. Messy, gritty, wet, chilly day – blah. I did get to stop and see Gene and Agnes (she gave me a … Continue reading

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October 28, 2013

George’s morning in Ponderosa Thicket, October 28, 2008. My morning in Ponderosa Thicket, October 28, 2013. Enough woofed.

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October 27, 2013

As I was finishing our run on Windsong Rise this morning, I stopped to think of how much grass there is on Windsong Rise. I’m barking about a feast for horses. Wouldn’t it be neat if Feh and the other … Continue reading

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October 26, 2013

After our jog, dad and I headed over to the Wild Horse Sanctuary since it was a another great day to enjoy the horses. Now you might think all is fun and games for Porter when we go to the … Continue reading

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October 25, 2013

Happy Basset Gloriously Cute Day! Let me sing a song to this Bassiday! Ahem… Arrhooo… Arrhhh-ooo-ooo! I did that pretty well don’t you think? Look at this will ya. This is one of dad’s running boots for this summer. My, … Continue reading

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October 24, 2013

While running on Basset Back Ridge, dad and I found some Asters looking mighty fine on the north slope. Dad decided we should hike back to them with the camera after our run. Whew! By the time we got back … Continue reading

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October 23, 2013

I’ll bark you now that if you get a blah sky in the fall, then Old Hwy 85 isn’t the most beautiful spot in the world. As least I got some sun to enjoy. Dad and I headed over to … Continue reading

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October 22, 2013

Which weather do you think I’d rather be out in? This morning at the Basset Arroyos? Or this afternoon at the airport? Yeah, you got it. Another morning glow for George in 2008. Even better was the lighting inside Ponderosa … Continue reading

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October 21, 2013

I can’t look! Doggoneit, the fall color has left us. And it never really got a chance to peak and look great. Miserable winter weather! Early in the afternoon I wanted a brief nap. I was hoping a sunbeam would … Continue reading

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October 20, 2013

Along the Fall River in Hot Springs, it’s almost difficult to tell that it’s fall, to woof nothing about having had a blizzard already. And what happens when we go to Hot Springs for groceries? A DQ lunch! Blustery, bubbling … Continue reading

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October 19, 2013

Today was a Porter head day. Dad claims I need to use my head more, so maybe this is a start? We had a great tour at the Wild Horse Sanctuary. Before we got going I decided to stretch my … Continue reading

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October 18, 2013

Happy Ears to the Wind Day!!!! Sheriff George on his jog at Ears to the Wind Ridge in 2007. My jog had wet ground to cover which meant I had to take a tummy bath. It was darn cold on … Continue reading

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October 17, 2013

You gotta go for all the fall color you can get around here, cuz there ain’t much of it. Here’s the Cottonwood tree that’s behind me. Notice the clouds moving in, blah. But hey! The weather folks got it wrong, … Continue reading

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October 16, 2013

I was up bright and early waiting for my photo tourists, a chilly but splendid morning at the visitor center. Bark about so different from yesterday! We got out to see the Spanish Mustangs, unlike yesterday. And the nice weather … Continue reading

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October 15, 2013

Well, look what came in the mail today. It’s a canvas print that had a great price of $22. But, it could look better. Come, come Porter, it’s George! That makes up for the printing. Dad and I had a … Continue reading

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October 14, 2013

Rotten, stupid weather! It rained the whole time during our jog. Bark about getting wet and chilled. I had to turn on the heater in the bathroom and cozy right up to get back some warmth. Then the wind came … Continue reading

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October 13, 2013

Sometimes there are all sorts of things to enjoy while wandering in the morning. Like fall color (yes, we still have some; I’m amazed.) Like the last of the Sunflowers (yes, we still have some; I’m amazed again.) And there’s … Continue reading

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October 12, 2013

It was a good morning to be at the Wild Horse Sanctuary. I love looking out over the acres and acres of Wild Horse Sanctuary. And if you notice there’s some fall color along the Cheyenne River. Dad and I … Continue reading

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October 11, 2013

Nice evening to see the sun setting from Red Canyon Rim Trail, a dreamy ending to a day that began… with this! That’s water from White Draw. Dad and I didn’t even attempt an early morning jog. Can’t forget that … Continue reading

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October 10, 2013

Dad and I spent some of the morning over at the Wild Horse Sanctuary. The fall colors could be nice along the Cheyenne River, but I’m afraid the weather isn’t going to cooperate. Feh, such a beautiful girl! But she … Continue reading

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October 09, 2013

You gotta admit, I’m a different basset than I was when dad rescued me. Notice the weight on the scale at the vet’s, 50.4 pounds! I’m one lean, fighting basset machine. I do however miss all the food I was … Continue reading

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October 08, 2013

Wasn’t a day full of sunshine, but I did get to enjoy sunning myself at Cheyenne Valley View in the afternoon. Then it was time for a nap. I always ask dad to bring along his orange hoodie when we … Continue reading

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October 07, 2013

Dad and I made a grocery run to Hot Springs. That meant I got to hunt squirrels and have a DQ lunch. Love the grocery runs. Think about this. Compare this afternoon to Friday’s afternoon. Edgemont is a strange place. … Continue reading

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October 06, 2013

Yahoo! Nothing like bounding through snow on a winter’s morning! Pay no attention to the fact that it’s not winter, being early October. Can’t complain how nice it looked on Mathias Peak Trail. Come afternoon most of the snow in … Continue reading

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October 05, 2013

As promised, now that we have electricity again, I’ve processed two of the photos from yesterday afternoon during the snowstorm. Doesn’t look like much fun, does it? Glad I could be inside with heat, cuz this storm was rough on … Continue reading

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October 04, 2013

Bark about does this ever suck. Because of a stupid snowstorm (it’s only October 4th for woof’s sakes!!!), we have no electricity except for what we get from out generator. I took some photos of the stupid snow, but without … Continue reading

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October 03, 2013

Another wonderful photo tour at the Wild Horse Sanctuary. The weather could have been better, but the cooler temperatures sure get the horses to kick up their heels. I didn’t take these photos. Dad let Bill, the photo tourist, use … Continue reading

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October 02, 2013

Happy Sheriff George Day!!!!! Always got to celebrate this day! So dad got me some great tasting Bison sticks to celebrate in a way I like to celebrate best. Major winter storm headed our way. It was time to say … Continue reading

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October 01, 2013

We went by Miller’s Copse on our Mickelson Trail hike on this clear sky morning. The sun was just starting to illuminate the copse. A couple of hours later we ventured down the cliff to view the start of the … Continue reading

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