This was a long time coming. Beau's tail looked horrible... all stringy and scraggly:
While Chester's tail looks as handsome as the rest of him:
I had been thinking about tidying up Beau's tail for a while now. You may recall that, over at Morning Bray Farm, Fergus had gotten a tail trim (<-- click link to read story) back in February. When I thought about Fergus over the weekend, I suddenly knew it was time:
So, with no hesitation, I made the cut:
...and in honor of sweet Fergus who passed away suddenly a little more than a week ago, Beau now has -as Carson at 7MSN called it- a "fashion forward" tail, too:
Chester wasn't quite sure what to make of all the attention Beau's hind end was getting:
But after taking a closer look...:
He decided he was fully on board with my decision and allowed Beau to stand with him while I took
He looks good, doesn't he?
And very fashion forward:
I will think of Fergus every time I look at Beau from behind.