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Thursday, 16 April 2009

SkyWatch Friday and Petey's Parcel!


Some of this week's skies....we've had some beauties!



To play along and see other skies from around the globe visit SkyWatch Friday.

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Some people were curious about the Green Lagoon on yesterday's True Colours post. The intense colour is caused by micro-organisms in the water. Here are a couple of interesting links if you want to find out more....the second has some very cool pictures.

Wikimapia

Calle-Lanzarote



And Mum found the holiday snap of their trip there....she is behind the camera, as usual hehe!

L-R is our Dad, Liam, Summer, Rebecca and our Nanny & Granda. Her present subjects are far better looking we think!

In answer to other questions about yesterday's post.....sea lettuce does not taste of lettuce, it tastes of seaweed....the silver bowl is the cat's water bowl, that's his feeding mat with the green paws on it....our bowls are usually empty anyway....and yes, picnics were ravaged and BBQs gatecrashed!

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Oooh, what's this?


Smells sort of....appley....


Rosie's sweetie sent her a parcel a while ago and we were beginning to think the pirates had got it! Thankfully it arrived this morning and is filled with lovely goodies.....Petey and his Mom really are too kind....


....wow, look at all these wonderful gifts!


There are all sorts of lovely treats here....bandanas, squeaky tennis balls (Petey knows Rosie's favourite stuff!)....a Cuz, a lovely card addressed to the most beautiful Beagle in the UK....a cool hook to hang our leads from, even some treats for our Mum!


Snoop snooped out the eatables.....well, breath mints and boy does he need them!

Petey even put in some of his favourite toys.....Gabbi made off with the mobile phone to try and call Jake....


While Rosie made a beeline for the Jimmy Chew....

....she took it and Petey's blue ball off to bed with her.


Here she is modelling one of the bandanas....


.....a beautiful plaid collar....


....Petey also sent her one of his hoodys....mmmm, smells great!


I wish my Petey could have fitted in the box....


Thank you Petey for all the gorgeous gifts.....you're the BEST!

Alfie slept through all the box opening excitement but soon appeared to try and steal the toys from Rosie.....of course he was acting the goat but stopped as soon as Mum clicked "record"....typical thug knows how CCTV works and behaved himself when the camera was on him!

Oops, we almost fogot about these....what are they we hear you ask....?

They are an old pair of Petey's booties to protect his feet from the salt!

25 sniffy tailwags:

Martha Basset said...

Hi Guys
Well we just got in at the end of your last posts comments now we can be first!
Great sky pics. Great parcel - loving the collar!!
Lots of exciting treats!Ha
ve a great weekend
love
Martha & Bailey xxx

Dot O said...

Wow, look at all the goodies! We've tried Yip Yaps in hopes of freshening the hairball's breath - not a chance!! LOL, but he loved them.

Great sky shots, pup shots, everything shots! You are truly talented!

Oh, and one more sleep..........

Dot O said...

PS I love your new header!!!!!

LizzyBean said...

What an awesome parcel of presents! Petey and his Mom are definitely the best. Rosie's pic with the hoodie on is just priceless...How do they know when the video is on? Alice seems to know too! Alice is showing some elegant lounge positions today, Rosie; you might impress Petey with them! Have a happy day!

Checkers said...

beautiful photos of the sky - AND! oh my! what a package of goodies you received....Lucky dogs!

Checkers

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

As always, a beaWOOtiful and fantastikh post!

Maybe Petey wasn't in the box bekhause he's hoping his honeybee(agle) will be with Rambo!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra
PeeEssWoo: Mom took a few early morning shots today - we'll see how they look when she shakes 'em out tonight!

Sue said...

What a great box of stuff. Lots of things to play with and eat. Just what every dog wants.

We like the new header, too.

Maggie and Mitch said...

What a fabulous box Petey sent! You got everything but him in there!
Your sky photos are just exquisite!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

The Army of Four said...

Wow! I love the new header for your blog! And we ALWAYS love SkyWatch Friday. Just gorgeous pictures! And oh, that Petey is soooo generous! I love all the pictures and the vid!!!
Love,
ammy

Eric said...

DB's!!!I'm sure I saw Rosie in those beautiful sky and cloud photies.Up there on cloud nine after that bonanzoo of goodies from Petey. He's the best!! And the hoodie - haa - Alfie needs a twin one! now don't go chewing those booties pals. Put them on your paws Rosie, be like walking in Petey's pawsteps.That's nice.

Wiry wags, Eric xx xxx

Mason Dixie said...

Wow Petey is quite the boyfriend for miss Rosie. he he. what great stuff he sent from afar, thank goodness no Pirate took of with the loot. =)

Stella said...

As always a great post from the Dughallmors!

My favorite pic was Rosie in her new hoodie . . .so very cute.

Kisses,
Stella

britny said...

OOh Kayla is jealous of the pressies

Louise said...

The SkyWatch collages are fantastic. Frame after frame of beauty!

Tee said...

The photos of the sky are amazing!

Such lovely pressies! You're all very lucky pups!

LIcks and wags

TUffy and the Dog Woods Pack

Hero said...

Amazing photos! That green lagoon is so neat. My hoomans lived in Iceland for a long time and they told me that they have something like that there, but more aquamarine than green green like yours. Petey sent some really great presents. Rosie looks so cute in that plaid collar.

I also love your new header! Very fitting for you beach loving pups!

Opy - the Original GruffPuppy said...

Hi,

You have been nominated for Awesome Blog Award over at the Bone Zone - head on over and cast your vote :)

Love
Opy

Joey said...

I loved looking at your sky pictures - such a beautiful part of the world you live in. And wow, what a lot of great stuff - Petey is the best!

See ya!
Joey

Petey said...

Ah Rosie, you look so cute in my hoodie - but you also have the same look on your face as when Mommy pulls the hood up on my head! I'm much better just wearing it down around my neck. We're the perfect size, you and me. So happy my parcel FINALLY arrived. Next time, I'm coming along in it!

Lots of snogs,

Your Petey

Sapphire said...

love the new header!

so many gifts and yummies (:

pats and hugs.

Amber and Nala said...

BOL...that hoodie is so cute on you! :) What furtastic gifts.

Kisses,
Nala

Hamish Westie said...

Red boots! I'm so jealous. (Maybe they don't fit you Rosie...?)

And particularly fine sky photos in this post, I feel.

Cheers, H.

soulbrush said...

came over from sue's blog and i am in love. what a gorgeous little family you are, what happiness and fun, it just shines through your posts. love it. will be back.

The OP Pack said...

such beautiful phots as always!!! That is quite a treasure trove of presents - good thing the pirates didn't get them. Sorry Petey wasn't in the box for you but at least you got his red booties:-)

woos, the OP Pack

Joe Stains said...

We sure do wish Petey could have been in that box for you too. BUT he did send some pawesome presents!!