Friday, September 22, 2017

Welcome to Blanket Volleyball

First time ever in BLOGVILLE 

Of course like with any games/events there are a few rules from YAM-Aunty aka  the Rule(r) ...that might have been altered a wee bit!! So we'll get those out of the way lickety split

1. Anybuddy who is caught butt sniffin' will be sent to time out
2. If you are caught hissin', you will be instantly missin' from the games
3. No leg lifting, squatting and FOR sure no diggin' on the equipment
4. No bitey face just kissy face
5. At the end of each game, there will be paw shakin' and huggin'
6. Most impawtant rule is The Rule(r) will not always appear as the beautiful, well dressed Official you see above. She has lots of tools and can see all that goes on so 
B E W A R E!!

Fling that ball any which way you can to keep enemy opponent from getting it

Venue: Blanket Volley ball has an indoor and an outdoor court.  
The above rules apply for both venues.

Towels or blankets for each pair

FIRST GAME Out of Doors
Tuiren, Lucy, Misty and Fenris working well as a team keeping their
eyes (not) on the ball but lo and behold they get it over the net
Here the crowd roaring!!
the Rule(r) has accused Madi of squatting or digging, but Madi stands her ground

Yang got really excited gave that ball a fling right to Madi

Scylla and Chimera wanted no part of this action and Yep they all heard the Rule(r) blow the whistle on the play

OMCs everybuddy thought inside Blanket Volleyball would be calm I think we'll head
back outside

Lightning, Mayor Arty, Jakey and Yin were enjoying a friendly
game when lo and behold ...this happened
Madi remember no hissy kitties allowed

This is what happens when you let two independent German men on the field at the same time.

Team AireOregon took on a ton of two leggers

Huggie Puggies Mabel and Hazel put an entirely new 'TWIST' to playing
Blanket Volleyball.  They used their brains instead of brawn

Team Black Beauties Millie (L) Siddhartha(R)were winning then the Rule(r) called a
Somehow from some unknown place Millie jumped smack in the middle of the blankie and someone started playing Blanket Volley ball with all the wrong balls

OMCs I was in a sunpuddle lazing about and watching Walter practices his moves,
when all of a sudden look who showed up the newest Woonderful pup...Timber.

Phoebe was playing one on one when her opponent literally gave up
Rule(r) is staying really busy with these games I hope and purr she isn't gonna demand
extra treats for the extra overtime.

2 Vertically Challenged Blanket Volleyball players with their own style

Somebuddy on the sidelines complained about the type of ball...the Rule(r) checked her handbook.

Oh my cats Phod and Lee trekked all the way from Canada to pawticipate...they 
got a wee bit off course.  Thank goodness The Rule(r) hears and sees all

Oh a once in a lifetime event!!!!!

What happens when a Buttie Pillar Princess, Margarita Queen and Norwegian Mouse
meet on the Blanket Volley Ball court?

Answer: The Rule(r) blows her whistle.

All 3 of them have their own rules and came with their own balls tools

Rule(r) had to oust Mr. Jack Freckles and Bertie because noses and tails are not allowed

Mom and I thank YAM-Aunty aka  Rule(r) for all her hard work, for wearing so many faces and showing up in so many places during the Blanket Volley Ball event!  
She graciously sent us a head shot and told us
to do something silly with it!!  YAM-Aunty we hope I sillies tickled your funny bone.

We are officially folding up our blankies and say

We also thank all of our able bodied pawticipants for their pawsitive attitudes and agility
and for all who stopped by to hopefully enjoy our craziness. 
We thank DB Boyz and Idaho Pug Ranch
 for hosting the picnic and Barn dance


  1. Yay! Great sport....and it wouldn't be Blogville if there wasn't a bit of Mayhem....may-ham.....we're hungry now.

  2. hahah what a mighty fine event!!! and how great that we can play it on the bed too! ..... did you find the lucky clover Madi?

  3. Oh my goodness who knew one could have such fun despite no butt sniffing and leg lifting...
    Toodle pip!

  4. What awesome games! That was so much fun!

  5. Hari OM
    OMDs and Cs... (and rabbits)... that was exhaustipating but golly, the best of fun!!! Thank you Madi's mom for getting this organised and it was delight to be able to be of use! Madi - you sure know how to get peeps going!!! Hugs and whiskeries, YAM-aunty xxx

  6. Gracious, what a good game that is. And such great pictures. Looks like everyone is having such a good time. Such a good job Madi and Mom. Have a fun day.

  7. It looks like everyone is a winner today! What a fun game. thanks to Yamini for keeping everyone inline and helping us find our way back to the game! (Precious had a great time).

  8. that is a lot of rules and I see a lot of breakin the rules going on plus I see a game going on, on my favorite quilt.. hope it survived

  9. Madi looking for four leaf clovers while the others play... dying, dy-ing laughing! Go Phoebe!!!!! OhMyGosh that was a lot of action! I think I might, might have seen some butt sniffing Butt Ima keep quiet! I loved seeing all the participants and I think they all did a great job... love the Rule(r)!

  10. BOL - we all had so much fun. Many thanks to Madi and Mom for coordinating this fun event, and to Yamini for doing her best to enforce the rules. For some reason that word "rules" isn't a part of Siberian Vocabulary:) When we got home, Misty kept asking Mom why she couldn't have looked for four leaf clovers too - who knows, Misty thinks she might even find some rabbit goodies:) And of course, Mr. Lightning is ever the boy who likes to do the right thing - shame on him for calling Madi out for blanket walking. As for little Timber, we hope Yamini had some Cheerios in her referee pockets as he likes to be rewarded for peeing in the right spot:)

    Thanks for the fun.

    Woos - Lightning, Misty, and Timber

  11. Whew! That was a lot of work. We're heading to the food and margarita trucks now.

  12. What a riot! We had loads of fun! We can sure use some of Ruby's margaritas now!

  13. NON-REGULATION?? Why is a cheese ball non-regulation. I call for a new ruler!! Cheeeeese...

    Mouse from Norway

  14. Y'all were really so amazing!!!!!

  15. What a wonderful event! Your mom pulled out all the stops for this one!! Things got kinda wild so we're sure glad YaYa was there to keep things somewhat under control!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

  16. Wow! So much going on and so much to see! We especially like the picture of you in a football helmet, Madi! One can never be too safe when balls are flying, right?

  17. Wowzer!! this was a great fun time Madi! Thank goodness for Yam Aunty keeping things in line!!
    thanks so much for hosting
    Hazel & Mabel

  18. I had absolutely no idea how exhausting volleyball was - which way to the food truck! Chomp, chomp ...found it.

  19. Bow Wow!! Yam Aunty sure had her work cut out for her! So many canine and feline violations....BOL, MOL!!

    ♥♥Wyatt and Tegan

  20. Whoot! What a a fun time I had here...even on the out blanket, BOL!!!

  21. This was very exciting and Madi...loved your excited face!!!


  22. Wow! That was so much fun and we are very proud that we abided by the rules. LOL!

  23. lee awesum job by yur mom on theeze graffix !!! 984 pawz up; we think her kenadz sum R & R now two !~!!! lookz like de eeevent was lotz oh fun ☺☺☺♥♥♥

  24. This was so much fun! A great end to summer.

  25. It was fun to watch. Congratulations to all who participated!

  26. We had as much fun watching as all you did playing!

  27. That was a lot of fun. Phoebe had fun with her purrince and Millie did too. Thanks for letting them join in the fun. XO

  28. Oh this was such fun. Who knew volleyball on a bed could be so dangerous. We had a blast playing and watching.

  29. What a PAWTASTIC game...the Rule(r) was tough but fair and effuryone had a pawsome time!!! Thanks so much for hosting such an epic event Madi(and Mom)!!!
    Arty and Jakey

  30. What a fun time! Sorry we missed it!

  31. OMD, that was SO MUCH FUNS!!!!! Butts, I can't believes I got caught tryin' to LIVEN up my BALL! nuts. I'll be more sneaky next time...hehehehehee
    I thinks everyone is super tired and needs some foodables from Abby's truck! oh, and maybe I should make a fresh batch of Rubyritas! ☺
    Thanks for a fun game Madi and Yam-Aunty! It was a BLAST!
    Ruby ♥

  32. Woo Hoo!!!! That was a lot of fun Madi!! Fankss fur havin Purrincess Phoebe an mee!! Wee had a furabuluss time mee furend.
    Sinseerlee, Siddhartha Henry =^,.^=


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