Stuffed dog in car

Now that it’s August and officially Too Hot to leave a live dog in a parked car, today at the laundromat I saw this stuffed dog posed in the driver’s seat of a nearby minivan, looking just like this dog did last December. I guess stuffed animals imitate life?

Be sure to check out this month’s installment of the Festival of the Trees, hosted by Via Negativa and narrated for the first time ever by an invertebrate. If that last statement intrigues you, click on over to “meet” Pterry the blogging (and supremely photogenic) katydid. Enjoy!