Tuesday, December 08, 2009

Snow Day!

Ha roo, everypup and everycat! It's me - Zim! All the weather bipeds kept saying we were going to get pounded by a major snow storm today. Ammy confirmed yesterday, then posted a "Here it comes!" to Mom's FaceBook page last night. So far, we have at least 4 inches. Here's Ammy from early this morning:

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Ammy
"Yep. Here it is!"

Us redheads went out after Dad shoveled for the first time to admire his work. Here I am:

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Me - Zim

I was catching snowflakes on my snooter. Ha roo roo roo!

We went on a nice family walk, of course, to celebrate our first big snow day. Here's Stormy, leading the way:

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Stormy - our leader!

When we got back to Ao4 HQs, Dave and Storm checked the Mugho bush for bunnies.

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Dave and Storm: Anybunny home?

As you can see from their backs, it was (and is, as of this writing) still coming down.

Ammy and I told Dad we still had some unfinished business, so Dave got comfy in the driveway:

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Dave

Check his tail action. Ha roo.

After we did what we needed to do, I thought it was time to get busy on building a really cool snow fort! I always build a really cool snow fort when we get enough snow. It's what I do. Here's a collage of me, hard at work, and Dave coming in to help.

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As you can tell, it's something I take very seriously!

Dave and I got some playtime in, too, though - fear not! Mom calls this photo "Bliss".

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Ha roo!

Ammy said it's not over yet. Who wants to come over?!?

Play bows,
Zim

33 comments:

  1. ZIM!!! I am so pleased you have built a fort! I think you look extra handsome. I think you all look great... but I must say... Tia is VERY partial to the one of Storm with the snow on her back. We all are so jealous of your snow. Please enjoy it for us too!!!
    Hugs,
    YOUR Sitka

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  2. We are getting the bad ice and freezing rain just South of you....I hope the snow comes, but I worry about my mom driving in this weather.....I am glad you got to play in the snow
    Deetzy

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  3. Oh how very lovely - the picture at the bottom your mom calls Bliss is just that!
    What fun you are all having and you guys are perfect in the snow.
    We like the snow on days when the humans don't need to get to work!
    So far we have had rain so would be happy to swap to snow.
    At least you can have fun!!!!
    love and kisses
    Martha & bailey xxxx

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  4. That last picture is PRICELESS!! My goodness, you guys are having the time of your lives out there. I really love seeing all you Husky bloggers playing outside.

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  5. Woo Zimmie!!!! I see you were all out walking in your winter wonderland!!

    We are getting dumped on with snow right now too! We are all totally loving it! Dad got some pics and video this morning, so hopefully I can get mom to get it posted for us. Mom even gets to leave work early cuz of the weather, so we are excited about her coming home to play with us too!

    Enjoy!!

    Holly

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  6. We just love it when you celebrate YOUR snow!!! Your pictures are absolutely beautiful - we are all admiring them and absorbing all that is 'sibe'!
    Lotsalicks
    MAXDOG IN SOUTH AFRICA

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  7. Hey Zim, Its gorgeous and I would really like to come over except we are getting more snow too. Also some for tonight and tomorrow. Wahoo! So I better stay home and take care of things here.

    Have fun, Ao4!

    Kisses,
    Stella

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  8. we like the 'bliss' pic! it's what we sibes were made for!

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  9. I do!!!!!!!!!!! I'll be right there!!!!! Just have to figure out how to sneak away when mom isn't looking.

    Storm

    P.S. Davey you look so handsome with the snowflakes on your back!

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  10. Fabulous pictures.. You are so enjoying yourselves.. Beautiful.. Hugs GJ xx

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  11. We have our bags packed and are headed your way.. We want so much to play in the snow.... We love the last picture..

    Big Sloppy Kisses
    Gus, Louie and Callie

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  12. Great pictures, best one last :-)

    Wizz

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  13. We are on our way!!! We wish!!! You guys look like you are having such a great time in the snow!! Adorable pictures!! We are getting rain with ice in Virginia..again. No snow :(

    Have a great time playing in your snow and enjoy it for us!!!

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  14. Oh Zimmie! You look like you're having the BEST time! I'd like to come and look at the snow but then maybe balconise for a bit with Stormy. What do you think?

    Huffs

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  15. Me! Me! Me!
    All I got was a few lousy flakes that melted right away. I build good snow forts, too, Zim. After all, I used to live in the snow belt in Ohio! I'd love to lend my paws to your effort!

    a-roos to yous,
    Jack a-roo

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  16. That looks cold out there! Good thing you guys have those lovely thick coats of fur!

    I'm very jealous of your snow. But Momma says it'll never snow where we live. That's sadness right there.

    Sonic

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  17. You keep that snow to yourselves, OK? We are going to get slushy rain and sleet and whatnot I fear. Most slippery making.

    Slobbers,
    Mango

    P.S. You do look so super happy!

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  18. Can I go there wearing a t-shirt, a sweater and a coat??
    Kisses and hugs
    Lorenza

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  19. What fun playing in the snow. It looks like you guys are having so much fun. Stay warm!
    Benny & Lily

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  20. Wow!! Woo all look soo happy playing in the snow! Wish it would snow too here..fat hope!! Anyhowls, thanks for sharing those pics and save some snow for me..

    Cheers,
    Maxx

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  21. We love the Bliss photo! Your snow looks like a lot of fun and I wish I could be there playing with you! Do you have to put your old leashes back on for snow days?

    Sadie

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  22. That last picture of Zim is the best!

    It's cold enough to have snow here, but we just have sunshine. Mom says we have to enjoy it while it lasts, but I say that if it's gonna be cold, it should be snow.

    Kat

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  23. We do! We do!

    Yuri and Sheba

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  24. Juno's totally coming!
    What a great first snow blog! Zim really looks crazy happy!

    ah. sibes. can't live with 'em. CAN'T live without 'em! Especially when one lives in snow country.

    ~wags-n-wiggles~
    wild dingo

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  25. Hi Zim!

    Snow has finally arrived there! We really enjoyed seeing your fun fun photos. Ammy is so talented with her forecasts.

    You're so good in creating the fort, indeed.

    Our favorite is your photo catching the snowflakes. Hmmm... and your playtime with Dave. Ah... and the collage. Actually, we can't really make up our mind. We simply love them all!

    Enjoy the snowflakes as we look forward to more of your photos. Weeeee

    -Fudgie, Princess & the Piappies

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  26. How Delightful! And young Master Zim, you are so Pleased!

    We had small wet snow last Evening. Our first, so we are Happy. May more big flakes come to everysnowdog!

    Bark!
    Tansy

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  27. Oh you know I wanna come over!!! You pups are so lucky and look sooooo happy!!! :)

    Mochi

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  28. Oh Zim! I likes your fort very much!
    You all look so excited to be in the snow it makes me wanna come too!
    ~lickies, Ludo

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  29. WOW!!! Such happy dogs!!!

    I think I will watch from my warm house...thanks anyway!!

    Smileys!
    Dory

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  30. I love the last photo! What joy in Zim's face! Maybe I need to bundle Sam up and send him your way?

    Sam's Mom

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  31. Fabulous action shots in the snow. We are totally jealous of your snow...We can't seem to get any here.


    Wags and Licks,
    Mollie Jo & Bobo

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  32. First of all, I do not want to come over and play....you keep all that nasty stuff over there. Secondly, that "Bliss" photo is priceless! I am glad you guys got to have some fun in the snow....I'll stay inside under the blankets!
    Snuggles,
    Twix

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