Sunday, May 23, 2010

The Birthday Celebration

Yesterday was Diesel's day.  We took him out to the tank to play in the water.

I think he was pretty happy to head out there!

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He and Pepper played.

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And he swam and swam and swam.  I've never had a dog that likes to swim that much!

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I told the Husband we should have brought chairs to sit in.  Diesel would swim all day if we let him.  But he finally got out of the water and we headed back to the house.  Time for a snack.

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Then it was play time with his favorite toy.

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Doesn't he look ferocious!  I think that's the first time I've ever seen his teeth!  And look, he can jump real high too...

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He finally wore the Husband out.

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Now the Wife's turn to play!

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And some sweet time was spent.

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It took a lot to wear this puppy down!  The Husband walked thru the kitchen late in the evening and said he saw Diesel laid out in the yard.  I think he was finally tired.


**on a side note, my running blog is up.  Click on the Reeboks & Spurs pic on the right side over there, if you're interested.**

21 comments:

fernvalley01 said...

what a fun day!

Jocelyn said...

oh how fun!

Dogs appreciate parties too!

Goodwife said...

Glad you had a good day with the boy! It is hard to wear them out ain't it?? :D Give 'em a big hug from me!

Dee said...

Awww, the only thing missin was cake! I can not believe how big he got!

Linda said...

That dog looks plumb happy! Give him a birthday hug eh!

CCC said...

That gives me an idea, I think a Merry Unbirthday is long due for my canine friends, maybe the barn lions, the house cat( that's kind of like house wife isn't it?), maybe even a cowboy and his hired man( wife). I wonder if I can make liver pate look like cake?

K. T. Sparks said...

Looks like he had a great time! Tell him that my Jackie JRT killed a big snake yesterday in his honor! LOL

Shirley said...

That first photo is a winner! Such a happy dog, he is lucky to have you two to love up on him!

Tatersmama said...

Aww Diesel, what a great way to spend your birthday, and
I'll bet you were plumb tuckered out at the end of the day, weren't you?
(Lord help me, but when I saw that Oscar Meyer hot dog, I swear I started drooling! What I wouldn't give for an American hotdog!! lol)

Farmchick said...

Looks like a great day! :)

Well, I wanted to tell you that you won my giveaway!! :) Hope you are excited!!! Send me your address so I can get your goodies in the mail!!! farmchickskitchen@yahoo.com

Janie at Sounding Forth said...

Looks like y'all had an awesome day!

Lil Mama said...

Looks like a pup with no bad days

City girl turned Country Girl said...

OMG "Reeboks & Spurs"!! LOVE it! too cute! I just have to throw this in here...I totally heart Pepper LOL!! Such a cutie!

ps~I'm playing catch up can you tell yet LOL!!

lisa said...

Diesel sure looks like he had a good day tiring out the old folks:)
I am off to view the new blog!

Christi said...

Great blog--I just joined! Congrats on winning the prize over at Fresh from the Farm.

Stop by and visit sometime: http://lifeonouriowafarm.blogspot.com/

Nicole J said...

Boy he looks happy! I love how you celebrate his birthday, I truthfully thought I might be the only one who did stuff like that!

CTG Ponies said...

Looks like Diesel had a great day!!

Faithful said...

Happy Birthday, Diesel! What a fun day your mom and pops planned for you! My little pug loves birthday parties and wishes you Happy B-day too!!...he says he loves your birthday ball ...looks ..just the right size! Oscar shares my chair with me everyday as I am on the computer and loves when your Mom writes about you and your escapades!!

Weekend Cowgirl said...

He is adorable... so pretty!

Andrea said...

That dog has some Hops!!! Happy Birthday "d"!!!

Tami Weingartner said...

Oh Diesel! Happy happy happy birthday buddy! You have the BEST home!