Oct 31, 2010

28 Squeak Toys Later

It was the best of times, it was the zombie apocalypse.  I'm pretty sure Dickens didn't have that in mind at the time but he didn't have to live in a world gone to Hell.


Oh sure, it looks nice....a calm brisk Texas fall morning, but it was the last fall anyone would ever care about the leaves changing or what they would be for Halloween.  Halloween, where kids and adults dressed up as ghouls and goblins, it was fun then...not so funny now.





When Hailey ran into whatever it was that one night we took her out, it wasn't that big of a deal.  Heck, at the time we weren't even sure it was an "it" rather than just getting snagged on a branch or something.  We took her to the vet, of course...they didn't see anything wrong, of course.  So we brought her home all bandaged up and not that much worse for wear.  But Lucie knew, the animals always know, so in tune with whatever we humans just can't understand.


When it happened, it happened quick.  We were weak, we allowed our former attachment to Hailey to cloud or judgement, to prevent us from doing what had to be done and in doing so we may have doomed the human race.  May God have mercy on us.


Hailey turned on the ones closest to her first, but fortunately they had planned ahead with the foresight we lacked.  They grabbed their zombie survival kit and sprang into action.  They used the squeaky fluffy cat as a decoy and while Hailey tore into it, they made their way outside.








Once there they used the explosives to mine the perimeter to fend off further zombie incursions that surely must come.  Hailey, seeing that easy meal escape her clutches decided to look elsewhere for her meal.  What neighbor wouldn't take in a little wiener dog.


That was the last time we ever saw Hailey but we're reminded of her every day in the putrid puss filled faces of the hordes of zombies that rail against the barricades.  The hordes that have no end.  If only we had acted in time to save the Earth from the walking Hell unleashed upon the world from a cute little zombie wiener.

26 Treats:

♥♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥♥ said...

Oh, this was such a fun post - so clever. We sure hope Hailey is OK.

Happy Howloween!

Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

Kari in WeHo said...

Very scary! We hope she is ok

Kari
http://dogisgodinreverse.com/

Noodles said...

Great story. Happy Halloween!
Love Noodles

Lean said...

wauw scary and funny hope Hailey is ok now.
happy halloween al of you..
byebye,Lean

Elizabeth said...

But Zombies are so fun to play with!!

ELizabeth & Luna

Cheryl, Indiana, Shingo and Molly said...

Mmmm, ZOMBIES...tasty!!

Happy Howl-O-Ween! Thanks for visiting our bloggie! We love new furiends!!

Woofs and Kisses!
The Fiesty Three

Oskar said...

You guys are very funny. Happy Halloweenie!

We're having a Halloween Parade at PetBlogsUnited.com if you want to check out a bunch of other pet bloggers in costumes!

Nubbin wiggles,
Oskar

C.l.o.v.e.r. said...

Haha, love it! Happy Hallowe'en guys!!
xo

Sierra Rose said...

Hello there! Wild stuff going on here. Can't quite follow, but hoping Hailey is ok :)
Nice to visit!!!

Hugs and snaggle-tooth kisses,
Sierra Rose

BJ Roan said...

Willie has an extra can of Zombie-B-Gone. He's on his way...LOL Great post. Our best to Hailey.

Abby said...

Hi, You Guys...

OMdoG...That's a scary story...

Hope Hailey is OK...

Hope you had a Happy Howl-O-Ween in spite of it all...

Abby xxxooo

Sagira said...

Glad that Hailey is okay. Have missed you guys posting, hope you post more often once again. :)

Twix said...

You never know what to expect from a zombie doxie! Watch Out!
I hope you all got loads of treats today! Happy Howlowiener!
Snuggles,
Twix

Maggie and Mitch said...

What a fun post!
It's over for another year, Hailey! You're safe!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

Piappies World said...

Happy Howl-o-ween to you guys!

That's a really funny post. Hope Hailey is ok.

Love,
Piappies Fudgie, Princess, Frappie, Mocha, Sugar, Wai-Pai & Wai-Max

Matilda said...

Hi Addie and Lucie!
What happened to Hailey???
I hope Hailey is OK.
{{{Hugs}}}
Matilda

Honey the Great Dane said...

Wow - I love the new look of your blog - it's gorgeous!

This blog post was so creepy - I think I'm going to get nightmares tonight! Wonder who will be Hailey's next 'victims'?! :-)

Slobbers,
Honey the Great Dane

Huskee and Hershey said...

Great post!! Loved it... Kinda hard to imagine this new 'Hailey' cos the old Hailey is such a sweet girl!!

Awwww... poor Hailey. Hope she's better soon.

The Luke said...

S-BOO-KY post!!!

Happy to know in my heart that the Hailey is happy and enjoyin the prank she she just pulled!

wif love from the Luke

KB said...

You scared me at first - I thought that Hailey was really hurt. When I realized it was a prank, I had fun with your spooky story!

Sweepy said...

Woof Addie! I just got here and now there's a Hailey? Is Hailey your pup with Lucie? Is Lucie the gurlfriend of Hailey? Am I mad? Am I so behind? I think I'll go look for the hoomans...

Sugar the Golden Retriever said...

Woof! Woof! Did you say Zombie. OMD!!! Hope Hailey is OK. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

Amber and Nala said...

Oh, what a scary story! Good job Addie & Lucie.

I do hope Hailey is ok in real life though. ;)

Kisses,
Nala

the 4 Bs said...

this is a very scary story. we are gonna go hide under the bed now.

woofs.

Mango said...

Wow! That was a super scary post! I am glad you survived your encounter.

Thanks for your good wishes. I am not really too badly off, but you know how the humans worry.

Slobbers,
mango

Samantha said...

Oh dear, poor Hailey..... ;)

It looks like it was an eventful Halloween over there..:)

We hope you are having a great week. :D

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