Post-Holiday Doggie Blues

The moment you realize the holidays are over and it is time to go back to real life

41 Comments

  1. Emma
    January 10, 2018 / 11:38 am

    We don't care the holidays are gone because other stuff is going on. Madison was sad to see the tree go. She seemed to really miss it the first day or two. Things will get better for you, I'm sure!

  2. Mark Muller
    January 10, 2018 / 11:38 am

    yes… that#s egg-sactly the pawfect look when Mr. Normal moves in…

  3. Marg
    January 10, 2018 / 1:00 pm

    Great look Ruby. It is sad that the holidays are over.But you still are a cuitie patootie. Have a great day.

  4. Sheltie Times
    January 10, 2018 / 1:08 pm

    Annie is happy because her crate has moved back to it's normal home. There will be plenty of wonderful things coming after Christmas is over.

  5. Bouncing Bertie
    January 10, 2018 / 1:41 pm

    Oh no Ruby. Please don't look so sad. Real life is fun too. Right?Toodle pip!Bertie.

  6. Julie
    January 10, 2018 / 2:20 pm

    Butt, getting back in to routine is funs as well isn't it Ruby?AND….SPRING is just around the corner….YAY!!!!!Loves and licky kissesPrincess Leah xxx

  7. Brian
    January 10, 2018 / 2:22 pm

    We miss all of the holiday goodies too sweet Ruby!

  8. Madi and Mom
    January 10, 2018 / 2:52 pm

    Ruby so very true and no more sleeping an and lazy days and my tree has been dismantled tooHugs madi your bfff

  9. Jan
    January 10, 2018 / 3:39 pm

    What a sad little face…the indoor tree was so much fun to pee on and now it's gone.

  10. Molly the AireGirl
    January 10, 2018 / 5:02 pm

    We still have two little Christmas trees up, Ruby. The lights keep us happy and smiling☺

  11. Yamini MacLean
    January 10, 2018 / 5:12 pm

    Hari OMDeary me Ruby, are you left bereft? Worry not, there are many more festivals to come. Hugs and wags, YAM-aunty xxx

  12. The Swiss Cats
    January 10, 2018 / 5:25 pm

    Poor Ruby, what a cute but sad little face ! Purrs

  13. 24 Paws of Love
    January 10, 2018 / 5:36 pm

    That is a perfect post-holiday face. It'll be OK Ruby. Every day is Christmas when you're a dog and have a dog!

  14. Marie Symeou
    January 10, 2018 / 7:07 pm

    Aww… don't be blue. Sending you some purrs xxAthena and Marie

  15. ♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥
    January 10, 2018 / 7:20 pm

    We miss all the good company we had for the holidays. We hope there is another one coming soon.Woos – Lightning, Misty, and Timber

  16. Bella Roxy & Macdui
    January 10, 2018 / 7:51 pm

    Awwwww….we're on holiday all the time!

  17. Eastside Cats
    January 10, 2018 / 9:06 pm

    Now we all have to dig in, hunker down, and make plans for when the temps go back up!

  18. Kinley Westie
    January 10, 2018 / 10:50 pm

    Real life are highly overrated.

  19. Melissa, Mudpie and Angel Truffles (Mochas, Mysteries and Meows)
    January 10, 2018 / 11:55 pm

    Ugh…you are so right! Such a dreary, depressing time of year 🙁

  20. Cats Herd You
    January 11, 2018 / 12:03 am

    It's tough to see the excitement of the holidays go, but that means springime is just that much closer!

  21. LP
    January 11, 2018 / 12:07 am

    Oh Ruby! That sweet, little face of yours :)Duffy says that now you can look forward to trying out all your coats and sweaters and being the fashionista that you are meant to be which should get you through to Spring! 🙂 XOthe critters in the cottage xo

  22. Idaho PugRanch
    January 11, 2018 / 1:37 am

    Sometimes we are glad the holidays are over. We are now ready for spring to get here!hugsHazel & Mabel

  23. Hailey and Zaphod and their Lady
    January 11, 2018 / 1:44 am

    If the weather was nicer it would be easier!

  24. Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
    January 11, 2018 / 2:10 am

    It is a tough to realize the holidays are over but they will come again

  25. The Island Cats
    January 11, 2018 / 2:32 am

    Don’t worry, Ruby. Those holidays will be back before you know it!

  26. Marv Marvelous
    January 11, 2018 / 2:40 am

    You knw Ruby…My Mommy went back to work last week. The first day was tough. I am so glad that I am back in my routine! PurrsMarv

  27. Cathy Keisha
    January 11, 2018 / 2:50 am

    Our tree is still up so the holidays aren't quite over.

  28. pilch92 15andmeowing
    January 11, 2018 / 3:19 am

    I have those post holiday blues too and my tree is still up.

  29. Valentine
    January 11, 2018 / 4:10 am

    When you are feeling blue, just think of all the fun you'll have when the weather warms up outside and the flowers start blooming again. Purrs!

  30. M. K. Clinton
    January 11, 2018 / 4:30 am

    We are lucky because birthdays start in January around here!

  31. meowmeowmans
    January 11, 2018 / 4:33 am

    Hi there, sweet Ruby. Don't you worry. Real life is fun, too!

  32. Debi @ RescueDogs101
    January 11, 2018 / 5:18 am

    End of holidays means we are turning the corner on winter, ready to look forward to spring 🙂

  33. Tails Around the Ranch
    January 11, 2018 / 7:23 pm

    Boy, do we know exactly what you mean! Everything is all topsy turvy till we get back in the swing of a normal routine again.

  34. KB Bear
    January 12, 2018 / 3:33 am

    Aw, Ruby. The days are getting longer – does that make you smile? I hope so.

  35. Jeanne Pursell
    January 12, 2018 / 2:46 pm

    We have to agree…it is a depressing time. I am not a fan of putting away all of the Christmas decorations and the tree…wish it lasted just a little bit longer! It feels so festive!

  36. Jan K
    January 12, 2018 / 5:17 pm

    We know exactly how you feel, Ruby, but at least spring is coming next (just not soon enough)!

  37. evie
    January 12, 2018 / 9:34 pm

    sorry Ruby, no more presents, back to the real world, at that the very cold world.

  38. Momma Kat and Her Bear Cat
    January 12, 2018 / 11:06 pm

    We agree, Ruby! Right after the Holidays is NO FUN! Time for cuddles … they fix just about everything 🙂

  39. Three Chatty Cats
    January 14, 2018 / 1:57 pm

    I know how you feel, Ruby!

  40. Cathy Armato
    January 16, 2018 / 3:24 pm

    Yeah, it sucks doesn't it. My husband thinks the holidays aren't over until the Superbowl ends. I don't understand that correlation, LOL!Love & biscuits, Dogs Luv Us and We Luv Them

  41. Inger
    January 17, 2018 / 6:08 pm

    Ruby, think of it like this: It will be a Happy New Year for me with plenty of goodies and treats. I will have a nice birthday with more treats. I will go for many walks and when spring comes I will not have to walk through the slush and cold. And if my dog, Samson, saw your cute little face, he would want to lick your ears. Life is Good, Ruby.

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