Keeping nearly constant watch from indoors and out alerting us to critters, cars, friends and foes.
She's a good dog
and we appreciate her attentiveness to her self-appointed "job" --
Though we prefer that she leave the skunks alone.
It's only a matter of time before she arrives at our door with her tail between her legs
smelling like ... a skunk and expecting a bath.
We know the skunks are around -- I woke up the other night with my nose a burnin' smelling the stinkers.