He just stood there like this, staring out the window, for about 5 minutes — all ears:
Sometimes he'd break the stance to peer out the other window:
While we're discussing the things we catch Basil doing while our eyes aren't on him, we thought we'd share what we walked in on when we got home from dinner the other night:
Remember the wooden stamp letters we'd placed around the house as holiday decorations? Well, Basil seemed to think it wasn't such a joyful event when we left him at home and went out to dinner. He decided to remind us not to forget to sweep the entire area of small objects before leaving the house...
Only the "O" survived this particular battle:
Oh Basil, how you keep us on our toes!
What funny things do you catch your pet getting into when they think you aren't looking?