Immediately some sensed a disturbance and ran to hiding places. Others had abundant curiosity that they couldn't contain and were undoubtedly the first to don their holiday apparel.
We have 11 critters here at the Applegate abode. We are not looking to add any more, but they just keep showing up. So with our almost a dozen holiday hat victims, it is fitting to do a little parody of the "Twelve Days of Christmas."
With that being said, while I have 11 unwilling participants to work with some attempts were abandoned when the wellbeing of the photographer is threatened. Some of the numbers might be off a little, but that's OK we utilize fuzzy math here at the Applegate household.
Four hours calling for the herd. It's always awesome to discover halfway through a 40 minute walk that I have forgotten to bring the dog collar remote along with me. So while it might not be a full four hours of yelling, it sure does feel like it.
Three dogs in the glen. This one is kind of self explanatory.
Two hurdles of love. The numbers are off on this one. We have several large hurdles of love as we arrive home and try to make it through the front door.
He was carried indoors only to sleep off his ordeal and rest up for another escape attempt.
That's just the nature of things 'round here.