Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Independence Day 2017


Percy:  If today is Independence Day, does that mean we'll all have to get jobs to support ourselves now?

Buddy:  No, it means the fireworks will stop tonight and Jan's feet will be 45 pounds lighter.

Percy:  Wow, they must really have been swollen!

Buddy:  No, not swollen.  But since Saturday Marcus has been spending his evenings parked on her feet.

Percy:  Oh, that's right.  He's been guarding Jan's feet so she can't panic and run away.  Or so he's claimed.

Buddy: I don't remember him being so frightened of fireworks before.

Percy:  At least the 4-day weekend celebration is almost over.  Then Marcus can take a long nap to recover.

Buddy:  We all love to watch the Clydesdales.  Perhaps this very short video of the Budweiser Clydesdales in a 4th of July parade will help him relax.


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18 comments:

  1. Have a happy and safe Independence Day celebration!

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  2. Hari OM
    Oh those heavy horses are always impressive... Hope you all have a wonderfur day and that tomorrow comes quickly to be rid of the noise! Hugs wags whiskeries, YAM-aunty xxx

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  3. Happy Independence Day from all of us. We hope it's a quiet one in your neck of the woods.

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  4. Wow! What amazing horses! Hope you have a Happy 4th of July and the fireworks aren't too loud. Try turning the TV volume up to help drown out the noise.

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  5. In our state the HUGE howliday is on the 24th so we have more fireworks coming. Luckily me and Stanley don't get too bothered about them. We hope you have a BBQ today and get lots of meat!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

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  6. We hope it isn't too loud tonight...humans should just say no to fireworks!!
    Happy Independence Day!!
    xoxo
    Arty & Jakey

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  7. Happy 4th July to you and all my US friends.

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  8. Happy 4th! Loved the Clydesdales & wager you will be relieved when your foot warmer relocates ;-)

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  9. Happy 4th of July to you and your family!

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  10. Those Clydesdales are always so beautiful.

    Happy Fourth of July!!!

    Woos - Lightning and Misty

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  11. We hope you all have had a very nice Independence Day and it has been quiet. We love the Clydesdales...they are beautiful horses. Hugs and nose kisses

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  12. We wish they would be over tonight. Fur some reason, peeps seem to have lots of money to burn and they last fur at least a week or so after da 4th. Hope ya'll get back to normal real soon. Big hugs

    Luv ya'

    Dezi and Raena

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  13. Happy 4th of July! We are staying inside with Bentley too. He is not a fan of fireworks either. The Clydesdale horses used to come to our state fair and they are GINORMOUS!!

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  14. Oh we love the Clydesdales!!!!! Hoping you had a happy, safe and quiet 4th! catchatwithcarenandcody

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  15. I had to hide in the basement. Unner the bed didnt seem quite safe enough... ~ MARLEY

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  16. We sure hope your 4th was happy and somewhat quiet, dear friends. We hate those boomies, but we're lucky in that Gracie and Zoe do not seem fazed by them.

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