Rocky Got His Butt Whooped

Actually, it was his ribs. Rocky’s a 4 year-old Chihuahua who thinks he’s tougher than any other dog, regardless of its size. After doing who knows what to our German Shepherd, Sheba, yesterday he took a severe butt whoopin’ that would surely have caused his death if he hadn’t been found by our friend Heath and his girlfriend. They saw Sheba digging wildly in the leaves outside and guess who was in those leaves? Yep, it was Rocky. He was…

Boris the Redneck Camel

We bought Boris at the exotic animal auction in September. He’s about 2.5 years old and still growing. Christine’s working with him a lot on basic obedience training. He’s coming along due to her incredible patience and persistence. Watch this short video taken yesterday to see some of his hijinx with our neighbor, Cody.

What’s a Zebu?

We got a Zebu for Christmas! No, it’s not a Dr. Seuss character, it’s a type of cattle and ours is a mini Zebu. We named him Ziggy. Ziggy the Zebu. Until yesterday, I had no idea what a Zebu was. Now that I know, I think I’m going to like this little 1 year-old bull. He’s not the smallest of the mini Zebus, but he’s much smaller than a full size bull. Today’s Video I shot some photos of…

Spring City Christmas Parade

It was a bit damp today for the annual Christmas parade in our hometown of Spring City, TN but everyone seemed to have a good time in spite of the rain. I should say everyone except the goats. They just hate to get wet. I believe they dislike the rain more than cats do. This was Christine’s first year setting up at the parade. We only brought goats as we were concerned that Boris, our dromedary camel, and the mini…