Haiku By Dog

Haiku by Dog: Cool

Haiku by Dog: Cool

cats are cool once you
get to know them – as long as
they don’t eat your food

Haiku by Dog: Payback

Haiku by Dog: Payback

after-bath shake off
drenches nearest human in
dog’s fitting payback

Haiku by Dog: Escape

Haiku by Dog: Escape

thought it ran this way
mouse escapes through leafy maze
missed by a nose

Haiku by Dog: Play

Haiku by Dog: Play

butt up, head downwards
dog’s invitation to play
doesn’t need stamps

Haiku by Dog: Duty

Haiku by Dog: Duty

no squirrel, mouse, or
evil bunny shall pass when
this dog’s on duty

Haiku by Dog: Seconds

Haiku by Dog: Seconds

tale of sadness writ
in window noseprints; they left
three seconds ago

Haiku by Dog: Stick

Haiku by Dog: Stick

throw the stick and I
will bring it back, but first you
have to get it

Haiku by Dog: Routine

Haiku by Dog: Routine

dog’s morning routine:
stretch, yawn, then ponder whether
it’s worth getting up

Haiku by Dog: Message

Haiku by Dog: Message

to all who pass by
a message: with this mark
call this tree mine

Haiku by Dog: Court

Haiku by Dog: Court

holding court from top
of snow pile, a small dog can
rule until it melts