Happy Thanksgiving from Brodediah and Kekoahontas

They began now to gather in the small harvest they had, and to fit up their houses and dwellings against winter, being all well recovered in health and strength and had all things in good plenty.

And besides waterfowl there was great store of wild turkeys, of which they took many, besides venison, etc. Besides, they had about a peck of meal a week to a person, or now since harvest, Indian corn to that proportion.

Which made many afterwards write so largely of their plenty here to their friends in England, which were not feigned but true reports.”

William Bradford, Of Plimoth Plantation

On the eve of Thanksgiving, I wish for all of you the clarity the love of a pet has brought to me: despite all the things we strive for in life, all the struggles and aspirations and goals, none matters so much as the simple pleasures of family and friends: good food, good company, and a little bacon every now and then. Have a good one!

P.S. If you make a Turbacon you have to promise to send me a picture! 😀

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  • Lisa W

    Happy Thanksgiving, Dr. V! As much as I adore Brody, I think Kekoahontas just stole my heart a little….

  • Great pics! Koa looks SO much like Mommy’s childhood dog, Cassie – she has a soft spot for black labs… Happy Thanksgiving!

  • Georgia Jewel

    You made my day! Completely Awesome, Doc!

  • Tonya

    Awww, Kekohantas looks so somber. They are both adorable in their costumes! Looks like you crimped the hair on Brodediah’s ears especially for his closeup. 🙂 Happy Thanksgiving to the entire Dr. V clan!

  • Happy Turkey Day to you and your family (furry and scaly ones included)! You definitely deserve lots of pie after this great post.

  • Happy Thanksgiving! The photos of Koa and Brody are amazing!! 🙂

  • Love! Happy Thanksgiving!!

  • soooooooooooo cute!!! Happy, healthy and safe Thanksgiving to you and yours!

  • Megan

    Very nice, but you forgot the turkey! It’s ok, I have 13 ready to go for you! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/11/23/dogs-dressed-like-turkeys_n_786977.html#s188418

  • Cathey

    An oh so awesome tribute to the holiday! Thanks for everything you do, Dr. V. & Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, especially the 4 footed ones!

  • Love the doggies, Happy Thanksgiving!

  • TaxiLab

    Brodediah and Kekoahontas are adorable! I love, love, LOVE the picture of Koa with her braided hair and headdress. Brody licking his chops is pretty awesome too. So creative as usual Dr. V. Have a fantastic Thanksgiving!!

  • Happy Thanksgiving Dr. V – our fabulous veterinarians are high on our list of people to be thankful for!

  • Loving this post… happy Thanksgiving, Dr. V!

  • Adorabe! Happy TG!