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Thursday, October 29, 2009



Mom took this pic while she was out for a walk with Hershey on a beautiful morning... She thought that it was quite 'artistic'. Initially she only wanted to take the shadows of Hershey and herself, but silly Hershey was too eager to proceed with the walk and kept pulling ahead.

They came across some pretty flowers and mom wanted Hershey to pose nicely next to the flowers. Unfortunately, the 'model' was not in a co-operative mood at all. ('Pssst Hershey, I think mom wants you to pose next to the flowers, not INSIDE the bushes!!') After like a dozen or so failed attempts and getting numerous pitying looks from some people who were out for their morning stroll, mom surrendered. All the pics were of a 'headless' Hershey with half her body inside the bushes...



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We are here to shamelessly solicit for votes again. If you haven't already voted for October's Awesome Blog Award, you can vote for me (or the very handsome Max from South Africa) over at The Bone Zone.

The polls will end on this Saturday, 31 Oct (only 2 days left!!). Your vote will mean a lot to us, so please go over there now! **muacks**






28 comments:

✿A 'n' L✿ said...

Oh my,
We wonder why humans love to take our photos when we're not in the mood.
It's annoying, right???

Love,
Alexia & Lolo

doyle and mollie said...

it really is a great pic well done!! my momma says its a framer!

Mango the Maltese kiddo said...

Oh, you and your mommy look just like the model mom@daughter in the meat stix bag.
Of course I'll vote for H&H, how about one kiss per vote?
Muahhh.
By the way, have I told you that I voted for you in Addie's blog?

Lorenza said...

Hi, Huskee!
I do the same! My mom always wants me to pose with the flowers but I like to put my head under the bushes!
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

MAX said...

Dear Huskey and Hershey,
There are a few things we would like to say...
That is a really lovely photo! - the shadows tell it all and the bushes...well that's where a doggie likes to be!
We wish you all the best of good luck (truly) with the voting! From what we have seen, you are a worthy winner!!! You have been a true inspiration to many bloggers this year despite all the hardship you have been through. At the end of the day that's what blogging is about - inspiring others - and I hold you in awe.
Have a wonderful day and lots of love and licks to you all.
MAX & the whole clan in SA

Mango the Maltese kiddo said...

I did it!
I'm the voter#15, you're leading with 51%, kiss me now.

Asta said...

Hello Huskee and Hewshey
Heheheh
Mommi has that same pwoblem twying to pose me,plus she usuallly has hew hands full of gwocewies at the time.
I like youw Mommi's awtisitc pictoowe..shadows awe cool.
I went to vote..I hope you win!
smoochie kisses
ASTA

Maggie and Mitch said...

We do the exact same thing when our mom REALLY wants that photo!
What a great shadow picture of you and your mom, Hershey!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

Molly,Taffy and Monty said...

Pawsonally we think our furry bottoms are photogenic and we often prefer to be unco-operative when it comes to photos.

Molly, Taffy and MOnty

Martha and Bailey said...

That was a cool pic - you mom's shadow looked very tall!
Pretty flowers too.
We have already voted for you guys over at DWB's - we think you and Max have great blogs so let the best dog win.......
Well you are both winners to be nominated!
love
Martha & bailey xxx

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom said...

What great shots from your mom!

Hershey has some real talent too!

It is fun to challenge the flashie beastie like that!

Once again, khongrats on your nomination/etc!

It is khwite the honour fur both blogs! I know fur I was FURtunate to be in the running myself last year!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra

Raising Addie said...

Wonderful picture!

I LOVE that Hershey is in it! You need to frame this one. Great job!

LOL on the flowers... loved see the petals on the ground! :)

We voted for you!

Lots of Luv & Kisses
Addie, Lucie and Hailey

The OP Pack said...

Love that artsy photo with the tall shadows:) Must have been something really nice and smelly inside that bush.

Woos, the OP Pack

Madi and Mom said...

Huskee...I bet a headless Hershey is on your want list right? HA!!!
Kind of like the scary story of a Headless Horseman. Mom great pictures of the shadows!!!
Madi and Mom

Noah the Airedale said...

Nice photo Hershey. We think it's even better that your actually in it hehehe.

tailwags
Noah Willow Tess Lucy xx

Mango said...

Well, the people just need to learn to be faster with the flashy beast, huh? I like the headless Hershey photos.

Slobbers,
Mango

Lady Kaos said...

I'm going to go vote for you guys right now!!!! Even though Hershey didn't cooperate very well for the photos, you're Mom did a great job!
Love You Guys!!!!
Kaos

Dughallmor Beagles said...

Hahaha.....we have alot of pics like that too....headless we mean! Love the shadow pic, very arty-farty!
Congrats on the awesome blog nomination, that's....well, awesome!
Slobbers xx

Boo Casanova said...

yep, that's pretty artistic. i was thinking, if yr mom able to snap the shadow of herself pulling hershey in real (not shadow)that wld be spoooooky. lol

wet wet licks

boo

Teddy said...

Hee hee, I guess Hershey is still a puppy, and puppies just don't like to pose. We like to play!! Maybe when she's older, you'll get more pics.

Kasha said...

BONKERS is the perfect description of my neighbor. Ha Ha! How are you doing these days? You are always in my thoughts. That is a wonderfully artistic picture! Love you guys!
Kasha and Africa

JB's Big and Small Worlds said...

We think that first shot is really cool! Definitely artistic.
How is your mom doing?
Purrs and hugs,
--JB

Comet and BLU said...

We like the shadow picture. With Hershey in it, it looks like she is being walked by just a shadow.

We just voted for you (and tied the score).

Deefor said...

You do have an Awesome Blog! And that's a very awesome picture. We don't pose very well either. Usually my mom gets pictures of our rear ends.

Moco said...

We went to vote, but guess we were late. The crazy old bat is behind as usual. You are winners to us all the time.

happy said...

Poor you Hershey. I know how that's like.

Good luck! We think both of you have awesome blogs no matter who the winner is!

Agatha and Archie said...

HA HA ! He ooks great in the bush like that!! That is like us when PL2 tries to get good pictures!! Love and kisses A+A

Samantha ~ Holly and Zac ~ said...

Cool shadow shot.

Sorry we have been behind with blogs and dwb's lately and didn't know that you were up for nomination on there.

hehe at your in the flowers shots...

~ Holly & Zac ~