|Husky of the Month|
Congrats Nikita, Archer, and Cheyanne,
our November HOTM Winners!
Thanks to all for this month's entries!
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Delaware Valley Siberian Husky Rescue!
"Malamute" offensive to a Husky?!?
|Misty Mia Husky|
Join date : 2017-09-19
Location : Indiana
|Subject: "Malamute" offensive to a Husky?!? Fri Sep 22, 2017 10:52 am|| |
We were getting ready this morning, and Misty was talking up a storm ("Woooooooooo! Woo! Wooooo! Woowoo!"), and my daughter was trying to talk back to her. My daughter then said, "Mommy, say something to her!" I replied, jokingly, "Sorry, I don't speak Husky -- I only speak Malamute." Of course, my daughter said, "Say something to her in Malamute, then!"
So, I sat down on the sofa, looked at Misty, and mimicked something my Malamute used to utter all the time: "AaaaahhhWOOWOOWOOurrrRAH!"
Misty immediately punched me in the face. With her nose. Then she jumped onto the couch beside me and started dancing around and yelling: "WOOWOOWOOWOOaahhhhWOOWOOWOO!!"
I couldn't tell if she was thrilled or if I'd just insulted her mother. I'm not trying that again, though.
It didn't hurt -- she mostly just startled me. And, of course, my daughter fell over laughing.
Join date : 2013-06-14
Location : Missouri
Join date : 2014-08-18
Location : Terlingua, Texas
|Subject: Re: "Malamute" offensive to a Husky?!? Fri Sep 22, 2017 11:04 am|| |
<< laughing >> Avalanche's favourite way to wake me up is to "nose butt" me in the face a few times so I can sympathize with the "it didn't hurt, but ..."
Since I live in the hinterlands where there are no neighbors to be offended - my crew are abnormally quiet for Huskies ... of course, Huskies are contrary, yes?
... and, had I been there, I'd probably have bust a gut, too!!
Oh, you told her "You're not a Husky, you're a Malamute" and she was appropriately offended!
“Properly trained, a man can be dog’s best friend.”
Join date : 2013-12-20
|Subject: Re: "Malamute" offensive to a Husky?!? Fri Sep 22, 2017 1:48 pm|| |
I tried teaching Ami to howl. Got a nosebleed out of it. I interpreted "doing mommy, you don't know how tho bowl,"
|Subject: Re: "Malamute" offensive to a Husky?!? || |
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