On a sunny Easter Sunday, the pack headed out to Long Point for a run on the beach.
A truly special whippet, Ribsy decided he wanted to go swimming. What compels this skinny dog with no insulation to go splashing into waters hovering around 0 degrees just to grab a stick is beyond Boy and Girl. Those swimming lessons have sure paid off.
With a pleading look in his eyes, a post-swim Ribsy requests a hot drink, towel, and soothing massage.
Mirabel, meanwhile, prefers to stay on the sand, catching - what else - the frisbee, with her usual dramatic flair.
But the thing they like to do the most at Long Point: zooming up and down along the shoreline together...
...mixed in with the occasional squabbling over the frisbee, of course: