No Dogs

4 Apr

Dear Subscribers,

If you came here looking for four funny videos of dogs, I spoke too soon: the videos worked in the draft but disappeared as soon as I hit publish.  I trashed the post in a fit of pique.

Here’s a dog joke, by way of apology:

How many dogs does it take to put in a light bulb?

Golden Retriever: The sun is shining, the day is young, we’ve got our whole lives ahead of us, and you’re inside worrying about a stupid burned-out light bulb?

Border Collie: Just one. And I’ll replace any wiring that’s not up to code.

Dachshund: I can’t reach the stupid lamp!

Toy Poodle: I’ll just blow in the Border collie’s ear and he’ll do it. By the time he finishes rewiring the house, my nails will be dry.

Rottweiler: Go Ahead! Make me!

Shi-tzu: Puh-leeze, dah-ling. Let the servants do it…

Labrador: Oh, me, me!!! Pleeeeeeze let me change the light bulb! Can I? Can I? Huh? Huh? Can I?

Cocker Spaniel: Why change it? I can still pee on the carpet in the dark.

Doberman Pinscher: While it’s dark, I’m going to sleep on the couch.

Mastiff: Mastiffs are NOT afraid of the dark.

Irish Wolfhound: Can somebody else do it? I’ve got a hangover.

Pointer: I see it, there it is, right there…

Greyhound: It isn’t moving. Who cares?

40 Responses to “No Dogs”

  1. whatidesiredtosay1 April 4, 2012 at 20:24 #

    First! Lmao! I had to do it once in my life. I loved the Toy Poodle and the Shi-tzu.


  2. 1stjoeyanna April 4, 2012 at 20:24 #

    Thanks for the smile!


  3. andy1076 April 4, 2012 at 20:26 #

    Poor daschund lol!!


  4. nohateappreciate April 4, 2012 at 20:47 #

    Reblogged this on nohateappreciate and commented:
    I think I’d be the Mastiff or the Doberman Pinscher. Perhaps even the Irish Wolfhound… Kidding. Maybe.


  5. Tom (Aquatom1968) April 4, 2012 at 20:49 #

    Tilly, in the loading bay, as I call it – the place that flashes up all of the newly published posts – I saw your Four Dogs post, but thought it was another of your jokes. The words were showing up as HREF HREF, which I read as a dog’s bark.
    I must be barking myself. Or tired. Or both. Barking tired.


  6. jbmumofone April 4, 2012 at 21:03 #

    Bahahhahahha… I am with the Irish one.


    • Tilly Bud April 5, 2012 at 09:18 #

      The less said about that, the better… 🙂


  7. robincoyle April 4, 2012 at 21:05 #

    I have a dachshund and his answer would have been the same as the cocker spaniel’s. Damn dog.


    • Tilly Bud April 5, 2012 at 09:19 #

      I should have added my Yorkshire Terriers: Yap at it! Yap at it! Yap at it!


  8. siggiofmaine April 4, 2012 at 23:02 #

    Love this…thanks !
    Siggi in Downeast Maine


  9. borderer April 4, 2012 at 23:04 #

    Beagle,,,,,,,just a minute, let me finish this milk bone, the dry food, the cat’s tuna, and the stuff in that bag of leftovers you had on the counter…sorry about the coffee grounds…now, the bulb…wait a minute mean it’s not edible…bummer.


    • Tilly Bud April 5, 2012 at 09:21 #

      Good one! It’s amazing how different dogs’ personalities are 🙂


  10. laurieanichols April 4, 2012 at 23:26 #

    My hubby had two Golden Retrievers when we met and they adopted me. You hit their attitude right on the money. They were great dogs, always up for anything, would do anything for you. Dylan and Jacquelina.


  11. jmgoyder April 5, 2012 at 01:35 #

    Oh that picture!


  12. vivinfrance April 5, 2012 at 04:55 #

    Fantastic, the way you hit the dogs’ characters spot on. Loved the laugh it gave me, as It’s the middle of the night and I can’t sleep.


    • Tilly Bud April 5, 2012 at 09:25 #

      Sorry to hear that.

      I can’t take credit for the joke 😦


  13. barb19 April 5, 2012 at 07:23 #

    Thanks for the chuckle!


  14. benzeknees April 5, 2012 at 08:07 #

    Thought there was something wrong when I couldn’t get 4 Dogs to work. Loved your replacement. Just wanted to mention, tag you’re it, you’re mentioned in my blog today for the Versatile Blogger Award.


  15. viveka April 5, 2012 at 10:22 #

    Brilliant … very good. Happy Easter.


  16. Binky April 5, 2012 at 17:38 #

    That dog in the picture has had so much Red that he’s turned red!


  17. SchmidleysScribbling April 5, 2012 at 19:59 #

    Dogs, you gotta love them. My three Poms don’t like light bulbs but at least one of them can pee on the floor in the dark.


  18. fiztrainer April 6, 2012 at 04:12 #

    SO GLAD I found your blog. I love to laugh and this CKER-ACKED me up! LOL!! 😀


  19. Gobetween April 6, 2012 at 10:23 #

    Great pic 😉


  20. Perfecting Motherhood April 9, 2012 at 02:28 #

    How many cats does it take to change a lightbulb. None. Cats don’t change lightbulbs. They train humans to do it for them.


  21. Janie Jones April 11, 2012 at 13:38 #

    Funny, I just had to change several lightbulbs in the house and Rupert was useless.


  22. Naomi Baltuck May 2, 2012 at 06:41 #

    This was very funny!


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