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Thursday, November 01, 2012

Beach Boys!

Ha roo, pups and cool cats!  It's me, Zim.  Hey, guess what?!!?  Guess who got to go to the Kansas Ocean the other day?  That's right - me ... AND DAVE!!!  It was so cool!  I loved that he was able to come with me!

Here we are, approaching the KSO:

IMG_1978 Dave and Zim
"You weren't just kidding about low tide, Zim!"
"Yeah... the drought's really hurting tourism."

He hadn't seen the building under construction on the eastern shore.  I told him I was pretty sure it was going to be a sea-side casino.

IMG_1977 Dave and Zim
"I think it's going to be one of those casino things, Dave!"

Dave said he didn't think so ... and that he wouldn't bet on it if he was me.

IMG_1979 Dave and Zim
"Ha woo.  'Don't bet on it!'  Get it, Zim?!!?"

IMG_1989 Zim
"Ha roo roo roo!"

Can you see in the photo above how happy I was to have Davy by my side?!?  He makes everything more fun!

We had a great stroll along the boardwalk ...

IMG_1983 Zim and Dave
"Maybe a salt-water taffy place?"

... just enjoying each other's company and ignoring Mom's requests to sit and pose for a photo!

IMG_1984 Zim and Dave
"Make her work for it, Dave!"

Every time she jumped out in front of us, we'd either look away or walk right into her.  It was great!

We also did the ol' "You-look-one-way-I'll-look-the-other-way" maneuver:

IMG_1982 Zim and Dave
"Dave!  I'll go left, you go right!  Ready?  Go!"

It's a classic Siberian photo-avoidance technique, and Mom was EVER so complimentary about our skills!

IMG_1991 Dave and Zim
"Is she still holding the iPhone, Zim?"
"I think so.  She's almost as stubborn as we are.  Hang on... she'll give up and stick it in her pocket soon!"

It was so much more fun with Dave there!  We're glad you could join us at the Kansas Ocean, too!  Thanks for coming along!

Play bows,


  1. You guys really are the best!

    Did you get lots of little bipeds last night? We had a few and I always love seeing them!

    Hey, I was out all last week and didn't read blogs. Did I miss any Manhattan cool sites posts? I would def want to see those.


  2. It looked like such a nice day for a stroll along the ocean. You boys sure give your mom a hard time when she just wants to take a picture of your beautiful faces.

    Millie & Cindy

  3. Nothing like taking a walk with your brother. I sure hope the ocean fills up over the winter. "Don't bet on it." hehhehe good one.

  4. a group outing.....it is always more fun with company!!

  5. We love you camera avoidance techniques. I must try some of those. We bow to your ability not to pose. Have a terrific Thursday.
    Best wishes Molly

  6. Hi Zim, You two are just so funny. I love your beach area. You should be nicer to your mom, after all she could leave you home-just kidding.
    Have a great afternoon.
    Wags, Noreen & Hunter

  7. Walkies are ALWAYS more fun with a buddy! I'm glad Dave got to go out with you guys.

  8. I'm glad Davy got to go for a change too!


  9. What a beautiful day to take in the sights at the Ocean! We're glad that Dave could join you too, Zim. The more the merrier!

    Love ya lots,
    Mitch and Molly

  10. Glad Dave got to go with you this time, sure looks like fun.

    The silvers and more

  11. Nice! We think a dog treat restaurant would look nice on the side of the ocean!


  12. Anonymous6:13 PM

    Yea! That proves it! Ia AM part Siberian cuz I can do that avoid the camera or iPhone thingy to! Play bows, paw pats, Savvy

  13. we like ignoring the flasy box too
    Benny & Lily

  14. Zim, we think it would be cool if they were building a sea-side pup and kitty resort! we'd put in advance reservations :) we like how you and Dave team up to keep your mom guessing. thanks for taking us along to the beach!

    Pip, Smidgen, Minnie, Hollie

  15. What a nice walk. Great work on camera avoidance, there is a lot to be learned from you guys. I hope you get the water back soon.

    Loveys Sasha

  16. Wow...that KC ocean looks like our lake!! We hope the drought ends soon too!!


    PeeEss...Arty says he hopes that is a Salt Water Taffy place!!

  17. Walks are great

    Stop on by for a visit