Woooo, it is getting to be summer. When we go on hikes now, the skies are no longer totally clear and we are starting to see lots of fluffy clouds like these:
Cheoah has decided that the heat and humidity is getting to be a bit much, though she well recognizes that we are not going to get much sympathy from most of you. Our highs are now in the low 70′s F (low 20′s C). But to us, that is hot. So Cheoah has mastered the relaxation poses to be able to cool off.
Take this first picture. In her crate after a long hike, she even has the front paw extended out of the crate to maximize coolness. Quite the relaxed look huh?
And when we got to one observation deck on a trail, she sprawled out as much as possible:
But did you notice the special touch? The subtle way she is saying she is not yet ready for continuing the hike? Don’t see it? Let’s zoom in:
Now that is paw placement. ”Don’t touch this leash until I say I am ready.”