Thursday, November 15, 2012

Helping Dad . . . or Not!

Today was a beautiful day, sunny and warm!  So dad decided to dig up the back yard and bury a drain pipe.  Water was draining into the yard from the melting snow on the roof and we kept having fun accidentally getting muddy.  So dad asked if we would help and we barked "Fur Sure!"  So we started off . . . 

"Hey Murphy, did you hear dad calling us?"

"I coulda swore I heard dad ask for help . . . "
"Dad, you want us to do somethin'?"

(Mom just threw this one in cuz the mountains looked pretty against blue sky.)

"Are we about done dad?  Me and Stanley are getting kinda tired."
"Hey Stan, let's finish this project up!"
"OK Murph, let's get 'er done!"

OK, all done . . . let's go in the house now!
Dad said we were a really big help!



  1. Hahaha, I love your idea of helping out your Dad...I think you both did more than I would have! ;-) Looks like you are getting really great weather! Enjoy frolicking!! :-D

  2. For a couple of young pup you two sure do work HARD! I am not sure if your dad could have gotten it done with out you guys. I bet your salery was huge!! At least it should be, good help is hard to find.

  3. Hi there, I just found your blog. I LOVE helping in the garden too!

    Waggles, Dougall.

  4. Oh yeah! You guys must have been a big help! LOL! Get some rest now my friends. :)

  5. Hi guys, Oh what big helpers you are-I know your dad couldn't have done it without you. Loved seeing the blue sky-come on sunshine. You two always bring sunshine to my life every day! Have a fun Friday.
    xxxoooNoreen & Hunter

  6. OH MAN! I wish I coulda been der to help! I is a good helper and it looks like it was tons of fun Murph!


  7. I can see that you two are stupendous helpers -- clearly the job could not have even gotten started without your able-pawed assistance. And, I have to say, your yard is absolutely beautiful!!!!

  8. Hey guys, thanks for stopping by today! Looks like you had a wonderful time helping your dad wiff the yard grass is brown!
    Thanks for telling mom about the word verification..she turned it off over a year ago and can't imagine why it is showing up..she is sitting at the 'puter wiff a puzzled look on her face and I don't nose what to do to help her!!

  9. Pawesome supaw-vision pals and great work. We noticed dad just stood around not doing much! BOL. Have a fabulous Friday.
    Best wishes Molly

  10. looks like you guys had a great time helping your dad im sure he was glad of the company. hope you got under his feet once in a while and tried to trip him up and stole a few of his tools :)

    what a great view you have of the mountains from your garden, its really fab!!!!

    Have a great weekend

    Charlene and Stormy

  11. Looks a really tiring job guyz , helping Dad..BOL, we love your garden and the mountains are beautiful :) Have a great day :) xx00xx

    Mollie and Alfie

  12. He should be thankful for your help...

  13. Looks like you boys are great helpers!! You'll find extra treats in your Christmas stockings I'm sure.

  14. Looks like you guys did all the work!!! Have a great weekend.

  15. Ahhhhhh now we know what the trip to Lowe's was all about!!
    Murphy and Stanley having you two running about playing bitey face and your ears blowing in the wind was sure to make Dad's job go quicker.

    We give all you men a A+ and the Photographer a high five for keeping up.
    hugs madi your BFFF

  16. Howdy Murphy and Stanley, you helped and yet stayed mud free? You two are amazing. It must have been all that snoopervising. Loved your photos mates. No worries, and love, Stella and Rory

  17. I'm sorry we haven't been by in a while-our email subscriptions don't work for us lately. We love seeing your pics-looked like a fun day!

    Oink oink,
    Katie and Coccolino the mini pig


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