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April 06, 2017

Sun! Woof! I’ll take it! And the snow is gone. I’ll take that too! The sun looks great without the flash. Wait a minute, let me turn into the sun. Yeah, that’s nice on the snout. Look at all this … Continue reading

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March 10, 2017

Yeah, those clouds were covering the sun this morning, time for flash. You might not guess there were clouds because to the northwest there was blue sky. The above photo was taken with the Sony a6000. This next one is … Continue reading

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January 22, 2017

I told dad that we should catch the sunrise, see how the Sony 18-105 does with the sun shining into the lens. I knew that it would be a good morning for it. I’ll woof to you that the lens … Continue reading

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December 30, 2016

Wow-zow, 61 degrees today! Dog oh dog, I’ve got my winter coat on, so that’s kinda toasty for me. It does make it easy for outdoor photos. I brought the smartphone along. This photo was taken with the Sony A7. … Continue reading

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November 25, 2016

Happy Sheriff George Looking Tough Day!!!! After this photo shoot, George asked dad, “Did I look good and tough?” What could dad say other than the best looking tough photo that he had ever seen! Dad asked me if I … Continue reading

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September 15, 2016

Darn nice day to be out with the Sony A7rII and the Sony 70-200mm lens. Whether it was early in the morning. Or later in the morning. I’ll woof to you that the camera and lens were working fine together. … Continue reading

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June 29, 2016

What a wonderful morning. Mom told dad that he should let me sleep in some. Dad went on part of his run and then he came back to pick me up for the last part of his run. This is … Continue reading

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May 17, 2016

Miserable day outside, and yes, I got muddy on my run, which meant I had to have a tummy bath…shiver, I hate that! But this huge box came and what’s this?!!! Wow! Dad got me this massive two Xeon processor … Continue reading

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March 22, 2016

More sun than yesterday. Naturally on our run, the sun didn’t want to break through. Later in the morning…well this is much better! Nothing like a little quality time on Porter’s Perch. Dad had some work to do on the … Continue reading

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March 17, 2016

Not a bad run this morning. It was a winter temperature, but we did have a Ponderosa Sky for most of the run. “Give me five, dad!!!!” Another run well done by Porter Basset. The forecast is for snow tonight … Continue reading

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December 26, 2015

It was pretty darn chilly when dad and I went for our run. The sun was trying to make an appearance. It looked kinda neat. You know, it almost looks like a Christmas star. If dad hadn’t forgotten the battery … Continue reading

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The Weather at Edgemont F St. and Mom’s Patio

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November 16, 2015

Dad and I got out early to catch the sunrise. Good thing we did, because the day turned out mostly cloudy. We did get a little sun during our run on Windsong Rise. After that it was all clouds. But, … Continue reading

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September 25, 2015

Wow-zow!!!! Karen took a half vacation today, so we had breakfast at Pegasus. This is what breakfast is all about! “I’d have some of that breakfast sausage please.” The day had already started out well with a beautiful jog on … Continue reading

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August 10, 2015

I’m really liking the Tower Road jog in the morning. I get to sniff around and the view is always great… and the wildflowers are darn nice. All in all, it’s a basset oasis in the midst of the sea … Continue reading

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August 06, 2015

Rather gloomy day for most of the day. I sought out some Prairie Coneflowers for some cheer. I’ll woof you that when the sun did come out, I sure took advantage of it. I love laying out on the grass … Continue reading

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July 08, 2015

Yet another gray day in Castle Rock. Does this place ever have a sunny day? And Karen gone too! I needed a bit of cheer! Dad was kind enough to take me to Burger King for a breakfast. That helped, … Continue reading

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June 16, 2015

Once again I had to get out early if I was going to beat the clouds. Did I mention how much the wildflowers help get one through these gloomy days? You’re probably wondering if there was thunder in the afternoon … Continue reading

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June 08, 2015

Would you believe we had our first clear day since March 7th?. Well, I’ll be a basset with big paws, if this just doesn’t beat all! It’s about time. Dog oh dog did I ever have a nice jog with … Continue reading

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May 05, 2015

It was an indoor day again for me…blah! Dad and I set up the 400mm lens inside with the flash packs, so we would get something for photos today. What do you think of them? Can’t deny the basset is … Continue reading

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April 07, 2015

Here’s the huge Prairie Dog town where I caught one of those pesky rodents. There’s a lot of them here, so you’d think that I could catch them all day long, but dad wouldn’t let me today. Blast! Funny how … Continue reading

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March 08, 2015

Not exactly a day full of sunshine, though it wasn’t too bad walking along Plum Creek after a Burger King Breakfast. I’d like to go out and hunt Prairie Dogs, but the ground is in that snowy-muddy state. I don’t … Continue reading

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February 19, 2015

Road trip time to Edgemont and the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary today. It was a splendid day for traveling. I rode in the Jeep with Karen. Because of a late start in the day, we decided to overnight in … Continue reading

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January 27, 2015

How about some early morning George in 2008? Looks kinda like snow-on-the-ground cold around the Ponds. So much different for my day today, which saw the 70 degree mark. Bark about some panting on our early morning jog. I’ve still … Continue reading

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January 24, 2015

Darn cloudy day today and this was for a forecast of mostly sunny…geez. But the temperature was warm, and I had a good time at Sota’s place, like rolling in the snow. Oh and you’ll like this, I got a … Continue reading

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January 14, 2014

Well, well, is this green grass that I’m sitting on? No, it’s that artificial grass in the park. There’s no snow on it, so it looks really out of place considering it’s January. And today was a bright, sunny day…yea! … Continue reading

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November 25, 2014

Happy Tough Basset Day!!!! Always, always, always dad’s favorite photo! Someday I’m going to write my autobiography. I’m going to call it Tails of a Handsome Basset. It would be a big seller, right? I had a nice surprise for … Continue reading

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November 12, 2014

Yikes, it was -1 degree when I took this photo. Bark about cold and snowy and cloudy. Yeah, weather unfit for a basset, though I did move fast to keep warm. Later in the day the sun did shine through … Continue reading

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October 10, 2014

We got a late start because Karen had to work, but we did get on the road to Edgemont. I’ll woof you right now that riding a long ways in the car takes a lot of stamina. Keeping a good … Continue reading

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October 07, 2014

Dog oh dog, it’s great to be Castle Rock and rest up… and hunt for Prairie Dogs!!! Quiet day today. Karen is hoping a sofa she ordered comes this week, but it’s not looking good. What did look good and … Continue reading

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September 17, 2014

Give me some of those old blue skies. Hey, I got them again today! And how about this? Another new bed from Karen! I took it outside and stuffed myself into it…enjoyed the sun I did. George had a terrific … Continue reading

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September 15, 2014

Wow! Looks like we’ll have a nice week in the weather department. Of course, we did have to have a small thundershower this afternoon, which I didn’t enjoy. But, I did enjoy the great weather for most of the day, … Continue reading

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August 29, 2014

Dog oh dog, the clouds sure moved in fast this morning after the clear night. I got some sunning in, however. Dick and Betty came by to say goodbye to me as they were taking the old Chevy and Dick’s … Continue reading

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August 22, 2014

Rather a gloomy day today. It was a good day to get close to the world with a basset’s eye. That would be my eye if you are wondering. Maybe I’ll get more photos, but for now here’s a basset … Continue reading

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May 04, 2014

Road trip back to Edgemont today! Traveling sure makes a basset hungry. I could have eaten everything out of this McDonald’s semi. Back in the car the food was right there in front of my nose, but did I get … Continue reading

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