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2011 October Work Party

Denver & Cheyenne's owners Mary & Quintin organized a work party in October to clean up the driveway & remove the burn-pile, to block the last three kennels and walkway in front of the kennels, repair kennel panels, and fix the stairs on the south side of the house.  We got it all done, 15 people in 17 hours, 1200? block, 25? tons of gravel, and a lot of sweat equity! 

Before 3 of 6 Kennels Uphill side of house (gravel to concrete block)
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(Area on left is 20'x30' and will be blocked and divided into 10'x20' kennels)

Before Walkway in front of all 6 kennels (gravel to concrete block)
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Re-building Steps
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Meanwhile, 9 dogs were bathed 
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13y Queen Cali oversees all the work in her kingdom...
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Repairing Kennel Panels
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Hauling gravel from the pile to the kennels...
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Laying Block 
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One last run for 128 block...
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Setting Kennels back up
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After
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Thank-you, Quintin & Mary McKissick, _____ 

 And thanks to Steve Muntz (Basa & Gracie's dad) for coming down from Chicago to help me with the final touches -- landscape timbers around the edge, drilled through, and rebar pounded through to secure the block in position.  And getting the roof/greenhouse mesh up over all 6 kennels...  Thanks Susan & David for bringing the last of the gravel up to the edges of the landscape timbers so there's no big step-off (for me to fall over).

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Wayeh Working Housedogs is built/maintained by
Sidney Helen Sachs
Spring City, TN 37381
423-365-6039
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