Just Too Cute to be King

Zazu budgie is all, “I think it’s time that you and I arranged a heart-to-heart.”

Simba pup is all, “Kings don’t need advice from little hornbills for a start!”

“Everybody look left. Everybody look right. Everywhere you look Ant ‘s standing in the spotlight.”



  1. Guinea Peeg Lover says:

    Huge shinular eyes! Squeeeee!

  2. victoreia says:

    They’ve definitely been rehearsing!

    *wanders off to dig up her Lion King cd…*

  3. tracylee says:

    is there enough room in that box for meeeee?
    ah, there! now I can nom on those earsies!

  4. Marshwiggle says:

    Well thanks, now I know what will be stuck in my head all day. GAH!

  5. skippymom says:

    That birdie looks like my Jim, who went to the bridge 25 years ago. Damn, he was a great bird.

  6. this is too cute to be true 🙂

  7. Too true. The eyes keeeled me.

  8. Now what could be so interesting as to capture the attention of a pup AND a birdie??? Hummm?????

  9. earlybird1 says:

    (singsong voice) Someone’s been nomming the wall of their boxxx-houuuuuse!

  10. Guinea Peeg Lover says:

    A food fight?

  11. Apparently Dogs and Birds need Box hab too!

  12. Like onyx.

  13. TrixandSam says:

    The cat making off with their supper dishes?

  14. Budgie sez: “Dis MAH puppeh! Yew getcher ow-en!”

  15. Galway to Graceland…

  16. Budgies are stinkin’ cute.

  17. Hey, that last budgie posting we had, that little guy making sweet sweet lerve to the tennis ball– now that was a hornbill. :mrgreen:

  18. skippymom says:

    Jim was great. He used to say “Pining for the fjords”, “Hurry up please, it’s time” and “Take off, eh?”

  19. tracylee says:


  20. Fird Birfle says:

    you had a wonderful bird who SAID pinin’ for the FJORDS?????


    RIP, Jim!!!

  21. skippymom says:

    It’s true. And he said it in that indignant, incredulous John Cleese tone of voice: “PINING for the FJORDS?!”

  22. perfect coat of fur, looks freshly steam-cleaned

  23. jlamusings says:

    That is the most awesome bird talkin’ ever!! RIP Jim!

    Reminds me that my vet has a parrot in the lobby that just imitates children crying for mommy (she used to be in a preschool). It’s kinda disturbing…. much prefer comedy greats!

  24. skippymom says:

    Oh man, I would laugh my a** off if I could hear the parrot imitating crying children. (As someone who works with small children every day, I have earned the right to say that.)

  25. Beth covered in cat hair says:

    Marshwiggle…love your little picture! Are they yours?

  26. Squirrel!

  27. I knew a parrot that flawlessly mimicked the wife’s voice nagging the husband. 😀

  28. Theresa says:

    Best parrot talk ever– the one of a friend’s sister, who used to yell at the dogs, “Wanna go out? Wanna go out?” :mrgreen:

  29. You had a bird named JIM (okay, brilliant right there) that said “Pinin’ for the Fjords”?? Well, I can’t have any more pets. That’s the pinnacle.

  30. Seriously. This dog cannot be real. Steam-cleaned, shiny eyed. Probably even smells good and doesn’t poo in your closet.

  31. In fact, I have a Maltese who is a skosh more ecru than white. Maybe I should have him steam cleaned. Hmmmm…

  32. victoreia says:


  33. I need to nom those giant puppeh paws, stat.

  34. best captions ever!

  35. Thank you for putting that ear-worm in my head for this entire day! Gaah!!!

  36. bob drummond says:

    Yeah man! That picture is the cat’s meow !

  37. Noelegy says:

    Okay, I saw the “Lion King” reference and got it, but when it came to the “Everybody look left…” part, I was trying to parse it as an Adam Ant lyric because of the “Ant” reference.

    I went to an altogether too happy place for an instant. 😀

  38. Noelegy says:

    This dog should be advertising toilet tissue!

  39. Que pasa?

  40. Just so so so so so so cuuuuuute!