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Kelvin’s Kapers November 18, 2017

I guess it’s easier getting up before sunrise with the shorter days… But, bassets oh bassets, it’s still darn early for a Kelvin! It’s kinda hard to get going. I’ll bark to you that it does give me more energy … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers November 15, 2017

Just call me Kelvin the Sun Dog!!!! Now that’s worth singing about!!!!! Arrhhoo-ooo-oooo!!!!

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Kelvin’s Kapers November 12, 2017

Seems like it’s been a hard thing to get sun in the morning here in Castle Rock. I could fake it with flash when there was blue sky anywhere above. But this is much, much better. Holy Bassets! That sun … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kaper November 09, 2017

Well, well, it seems we had to have another spot of winter. More ice than snow, so it was slippery on the paved areas, but kinda pretty on the plants. Yup, a pretty nice time to be out in the … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers November 06, 2017

Sure is nice to feel the sun after having myriad clouds blocking the sun in the last few days. Not that there wasn’t evidence of what those clouds left, that being mud and muddy puddles. This Buffalo Gap National Grasslands … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers November 02, 2017

Bassets oh bassets, the Edgemont weather sure is a fickle beast. Sometimes it’s a big beautiful sky. Sometimes it’s the wind blowing like a hundred bassets baying. Hey! Wind! Let go of my jowls!!!! Heh, heh, someone in Nebraska will … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 29, 2017

I wonder what Halloween costume mom and dad have for me? What the basset?!!!! This is NOT what I had in mind! Well, I guess I should make the most of it. Matter of fact, this is the best looking … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 27, 2017

Figured I should take out the Lensbaby Sweet 50 before all the leaves have fallen. How do I look with it? Maybe it’s better using the 70-200mm lens? But that Lensbaby lens is fun to use on the leaves. Whoa! … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 24, 2017

Holy Bassets, when the leaves have fallen we can still depend on sunrises and sunsets for color. October and November have some of the best sunrises and sunsets. So everyone should get out and enjoy them while they’re here! Right?!! … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers Kaps! October 21, 2017

Arrh-oo-ooo!!!! Holy bassets, can you believe what came today?!!!!! It’s a genuine Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue cap. Bassets oh bassets, you can’t get a better cap than a genuine Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue cap. Right? Right!!!! Hey, it comes in … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 19, 2017

On my, I am a bad dog! I forgot to celebrate George’s Ears to the Wind day on my blog yesterday! I mean, I should have posted yesterday the iconic photo of George on Ears to the Wind Ridge. What … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kaper October 17, 2017

Hey, how’s about some more basset autumn color? Yes? There are some trees with yellow leaves. But I still like how the scrub oak complements my basset colors. Oh yeah!

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 14, 2017

Guess I’m not going to get those great fall color photos for this year. But, you have to give me this, I do complement the scrub oak changing color. You know what? Dad got me my very own smartphone! It’s … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kaper October 12, 2017

Yeah, you know it’s got to happen. Yes, that would be snow. Now dad thought that I might not care for snow, since I like lots and lots of heat. You know, I’m the type of basset that lies under … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 09, 2017

Hey, it’s that time of year again, baseball playoffs. Now that I’m in a new home, I’ve become a Cubs fan, yes indeed. Do you think that they’ll go all the way like they did last year? Hard to woof, … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 08, 2017

I’m headed to the Cottonwood Bluffs…over this way. Giddy up Kelvin!!!! Hey, did you know this winding path to the Cottonwood Bluffs was made by Sheriff George way back in 2002? Pretty amazing huh? To think that I, Kelvin, am … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 05, 2017

You know what’s cool about dad? I get up in the morning and he takes me to all sorts of cool places. It’s called basset hiking at its best! Dad introduced me to the Basset Arroyos and Holy Bassets! what … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers October 2, 2017

Happy Sheriff George Day!!!!!!! Arrhhoo-oooo!!!! I am so honored to know about and celebrate the most important day of the year, Sheriff George Day. The iconic Sheriff George Day photo took place right over there, and here I am near … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers September 30, 2017

Dad had talked about Summit Tree Camp, so when it was time to take a hike to this wonderful spot, well, you can bet that I was all pumped up. The best part of Summit Tree Camp? It’s the feeling … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers September 23, 2017

We went back to the Gold Rocks. It’s a long hike for a Kelvin of short legs and long body. Dad tells me that it used to be one of the most beautiful hikes until the White Draw fire burned … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers September 18, 2017

Holy basset paws, dad has taken me to some really cool spots. Basset oh bassets, I’m sure up for these hikes now that I’m gett’in in fine physical shape. Sure is pretty around Mathias Peak. Grand View!!!! No wonder George … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers September 07, 2017

With all the wildfires in Montana and Canada, it sure has been smoky of late. So dad and I got busy with the sunsets and sunrises. What do you think? You know I might get the hang of this photography … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers September 04, 2017

It’s that time of year, the last wildflowers of the year. Dad likes this time of year as the days get shorter and the sun sets and rises with rich colors. There’s the sun! Pretty cool, huh?

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Kelvin’s Kapers August 24, 2017

Well, bassets galore!!! Isn’t this cap a neat one? I got it in Harrison, as you can probably guess. What a great place for a photo of it with Donald’s yearlings in the background watching. As for this one, it’s … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers August 21, 2017

Today is the Great American Eclipse. I was already to go. Let’s go Jeep. Our destination was Harrison, Nebraska, 55 miles south of Edgemont. The weather was perfect for eclipse viewing. Even better there was no traffic heading south from … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers August 17, 2017

Bark about basset’s best! There sure is a lot of land to run on at the Edgemont airport. And I can run on pavement or grass or in high weeds. Best dog park in the whole world, I’d woof to … Continue reading

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August 11, 2017

Hey, I’ve got my NASA kap!!!! Yup, that would be me, the first basset astronaut. Heh, heh, look what I found in outer space… alien bassets!!!!!…with an alien kap, of course. I just hope those aliens don’t steal all the … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers August 07, 2017

Bassets oh Puppy!!! Look at the license plate holder mom got me to put on my new bassetmobile! It’s got photos of Porter and me. On top it has ‘Bay of Bassets’, and on the bottom, of course, of course, … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers August 02, 2017

Hey, I’m going into my third month with mom and dad. I’ll woof to you that they’re a bit of the alright. I got an email yesterday about some Basset Hound Mixers, so here’s the scoop on them. Okay, okay, … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers July 31, 2017

Time for some more of Kelvin’s Kaps! Hey there’s no kap on my head. Okay, that’s better. This first one is the Burlington Route or CB&Q (Chicago, Burlington and Quincy). It was the railroad built through Edgemont back in 1890. … Continue reading

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Bassets oh bassets, it’s not easy being a basset sometimes. For example, here I am getting into the Jeep. Yeah, look how much work it is for mom and for me, gettin’ the steps out, climbing the steps, and puttin’ … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers July 25, 2017

Will golly bassets, my mouth is feeling better and better, that’s the good news. The bad news is that I’ve got a sore leg. If it isn’t one thing for me, it’s another, yikes! Mom and dad took me to … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers July 21, 2017

Kelvin’s Kaps today! Dad and I kinda have a railroad theme going with my kaps. New York Central System kap, well, it doesn’t mean a whole lot to me, but dad tells me he sure has some good memories of … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers July 18, 2017

Holy bassets, how about this tshirt?!!! Yup, it’s an official Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue tshirt. Bark about the Basset’s Woof! Dad sure looks spiffy when he’s wearing it. My jaw still pains me after the teeth extractions last Wednesday. It … Continue reading

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Kelvin’s Kapers July 14, 2017

Remember when I woofed on Wednesday that I was going to the vet for teeth cleaning? Well, doggone it (or should I bark tooth gone it?), the mean vet ripped out my lower canines and 8 other teeth!!!! How absolutely … Continue reading

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