Category Archives: Porter’s Daily Posts for May 2014

May 31, 2014

Wow oh wow! You gotta love this bottle of wine Karen bought for me (isn’t she great?!!!!) And part of the money goes to a good cause, that being the ABC Basset Hound Rescue in New York. Early in the … Continue reading

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May 30, 2014

You know, the Blue Flax is looking so good, I had to pick some for the dinner table this evening. Yup, pretty fine meal too with pork tenderloin on the grill. And what’s this stuff? So far no luck finding … Continue reading

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May 29, 2014

Did I woof how fine the wildflowers are looking around Karen’s place? Lots of Beardstongue in the fields. And how about this fine basset hound behind the Goatsbeard? Life is pretty good for this basset in Castle Rock cuz there … Continue reading

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May 28, 2014

The wildflowers around Karen’s house are looking pretty darn good. They make for some fine jogging. I can’t resist another shot of the Indian Paintbrush. Karen has helped me write down what foods I like best. Dog oh dog, is … Continue reading

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May 27, 2014

We didn’t get much running in during the last ten days, so it was nice to get out and prance past the Prairie Dogs and along the streets. On the way I found this beautiful Indian Paintbrush wildflower. A fine … Continue reading

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May 26, 2014

Memorial Day found me spending a lot of time seeing Sota. Of course, it wasn’t all horses. I took dad for a short hike where we found plenty of wildflowers like this Vetch. Fleabane and Hawkweed anyone? Gotta love the … Continue reading

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May 25, 2014

Sunday morning and I’m back at Cutter’s Ridge. From the Prairie Dog field you can see Cutter’s Ridge in the background. Nice to have the open space so close to Karen’s house. Bark about this is suburbia’s edge! Hope it … Continue reading

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May 24, 2014

Another drive back to Colorado. We did take time to smell the wildflowers. Keep the ride enjoyable I’ll woof to you, right? I got a shot of this old SP unit dragging a UP coal train west of Lusk. Wonder … Continue reading

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May 23, 2014

Whew, finally got a good run in a Windsong Rise this morning. Bark about happy paws. Dad didn’t have any tours today…yea! I found a nice bunch of Beardstongue on the way back to the house. We took Abigail and … Continue reading

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May 22, 2014

What a great evening at the Wild Horse Sanctuary! Karen and I got a lot of great photos. And dad took some great photos of me in the wonderful lighting. As usual, all the horses wanted to visit with me. … Continue reading

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May 21, 2014

Gloomy day for most of the day. Good day for taking it easy on my chair. But when the sun came out, Porter Basset was out too! And bark about some beautiful lighting just as the sun was setting. Pretty … Continue reading

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May 20, 2014

Cloudy day with rain in the evening (dad will tell you that he got rained on during the early evening photo tour). I did get a hint of sunshine while dad took me in Rover… for a hotdog! Yippee!!!!

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May 19, 2014

Dad had a tour this morning at the Wild Horse Sanctuary. Sierra was looking darn beautiful in the mustard flowers. I sure was glad when dad got home. He took me to see this train. You know, we haven’t done … Continue reading

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May 18, 2014

Yup, in Edgemont again and yup, at the Ears to Wind Ridge Goldpea, which was at its best. I look pretty darn good too! We spent almost the whole day at the Wild Horse Sanctuary. How about Tater Tot moving … Continue reading

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May 17, 2014

On the road to Edgemont! Good thing we stopped at Einstein Bagels for some treats on the road. In Lusk we stopped for a photo of “The Buddies” standing in front of the library. Cool statue. And on Primrose Trail … Continue reading

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May 16, 2014

So what does a Porter Basset like better, butter or yogurt? No contest! Butter! Dad and I took some time with the wildflowers at Sota’s place this morning. One last Pasqueflower was blooming. And the False Dandelions are all over … Continue reading

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May 15, 2014

Oh the trials and tribulations of camera lenses. I’m kinda thinking that the 70-200mm lens is having problems focusing. Dad and I messed with it today on the 5D II trying to set the microadjustment. Not much depth of field … Continue reading

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May 14, 2014

The snowstorm sure knocked the heck out of the fruit trees. So much for this year’s blossoms in Colorado. But the snow is melting rapidly (of course, it’s almost summer, so it should…I mean, how much more snow we gonna … Continue reading

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May 13, 2014

You could look up at the sky and think it was a nice spring day. The ground told a different story, however. I think we need a recall on this spring…and the winter too.

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May 12, 2014

Dog oh dog, can you believe this?!!!! You gotta wonder about the High Plains anymore. It sure likes rotten weather.

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May 11, 2014

Back in Colorado and what the hey?!!!!!! Wish the weather gods would be nice sometime.

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May 10, 2014

It was goodbye to Edgemont this morning. I got one last Kodak moment with the Goldpea. Started out to be a nice day for our trip to Castle Rock. How about this shot near Lance Creek, WY? Yeah, pretty nice … Continue reading

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May 09, 2014

Bark about, this is more like it!!! A Ponderosa Sky morning. Dad and I had a great time running on Windsong Rise. Hey, do you remember this photo of George from May 01, 2007? Well, here’s me today. Glad the … Continue reading

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May 08, 2014

Lighting, lighting, lighting! Especially when the Goldenpea is gorgeous. Yup, love the lighting in this photo. Dad had a photo tour in the rain today. I stayed home, thank goodness. Stupid rain.

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May 07, 2014

Not a good day to be outside here in Edgemont. But the Goldenpea…fantastic!!! Best year yet for the Goldenpea.

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May 06, 2014

We went to George’s Pasqueflower Patch today. Yahoo! Most of the Pasqueflowers were long gone but in the deepest part there were some beauties. You know, you got to take your time eyeballing these beautiful wildflowers for the best photos. … Continue reading

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May 05, 2014

Back in Edgemont again! Dad and I went up Elbow Canyon road for a jog on Windsong Rise. The Goldenpea couldn’t be beat! Nice jog too. We were kinda late for the Pasqueflowers on Windsong Rise Descent, but they were … Continue reading

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May 03, 2014

Oh wow! Is this awesome or what?!!! Karen designed these magnetic cars signs. You can’t beat’em. Clouds and some sun today. Karen got to ride Sota, which was great to see. Sota, like me, is getting to be an old … Continue reading

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May 02, 2014

Bark about you complain about this! Yup Goldenpea under a Ponderosa sky. Did I woof you can’t complain about this? Nope, you sure can’t! Warmer today too, but I’ve gone through enough cold weather this winter that I’m sure it … Continue reading

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