EppsNet Archive: Basset Hounds

Travels With Charlie

My owner and I were out for a walk when we heard Charlie the Basset Hound behind us. He was howling and he was all by himself. “Hey Charlie,” my owner said, “what are you doing out here by yourself?” Then he said to me, “We’ve got to take Charlie home.” We don’t know where Charlie lives but we know what direction he lives in and it wasn’t the direction he was going, so my owner got him turned in the right direction and then said, “Come on Charlie, let’s go for a walk.” At first, he walked behind us and kept howling but then he stopped howling and started walking faster and went ahead of us. After we went a couple of streets, he turned and walked up to a front porch and started howling again. The lady who answered the door was sure surprised to see Charlie on… Read more →