But Sunday was the highlight of the weekend as we all gathered with members of a local Basset Hound
club for a two-hour waddle and romp that ended in a dip in an on-site fishing pond.
Ideally they would go to experienced owners who may have had a basset hound
thousands more of the Alfplant2009 has persuaded a trio of lugubrious basset hounds
to pose for the camera as they wait patiently for their owner to appear, presumably from a nearly shop.
The individual titles comprising the "Domestic Dogs" series for school and community library Pets/Wildlife collections include: Basset Hounds
(159296771X); Border Collies (1592967728); Chihuahuas (1592967736); Golden Retrievers (1592967744); Labradors (15929677520; Pugs (1592967760); Shih Tzus (1592967779); and Yorkshire Terriers (1592967787) and are available individually as well ($25.
At the parade's starting point on North Raymond Avenue near Holly Street, the crowd reclined in lawn chairs to watch dancing Hare Krishnas, a flatbed truck carrying lounging ``Stogie Men,'' a giant smoking cigar, a pack of rescued basset hounds
in search of new owners and more.
One of O'Reilly's comments was, "If we pass this, the next thing you know, we'll have guys wanting to marry basset hounds
and dachshunds move too slowly and can't jump high enough to catch a Frisbee.
In order to give the two low-slung basset hounds
their view but retain backyard privacy, their owners designed and built a special fence for them.
As part of the Business Wire Gives Back 2011 initiative, encouraging employees to volunteer in their local communities, Senior Client Services Representative JoAnne Hirsch volunteered at the annual Colorado Basset Hound
Rescue picnic where she spearheaded the silent auction to raise money for foster care and pay for health exams, vaccines and treatment of Basset Hounds
New England Basset Hound
Rescue held its eighth annual "Woofstock" to raise money for homeless, abused and unwanted basset hounds
of New England, and they came from far and near.
Paul is a registered dog breeder and also had a number of other pups and their mothers, including Basset Hounds
and King Charles spaniels, in the garage beside the family home.
Of 20 ground-hugging breeds, 19 had the newfound gene-suggesting that most short-legged dogs, from corgis to basset hounds
, share a common ancestor, according to Parker.
Some of the dogs, breeds such as Basset Hounds
, German Shepherds, and Dalmatians, are legally banned in Beijing and have no chance of adoption.
On a positive note, basset hounds
are loving companions and, in a practical sense, second only to bloodhounds in scent tracking.
Chief among the attackers is legendary columnist Warren Hinckle, a gonzo journalist who trolls around town with an eye patch and basset hounds
and regularly uses the pages of Fang newspapers to launch tirades.