Presidential Pets – Episode 26 – Realizing The Problem

April 6, 2018 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Tabe is a fox. Specifically, Tabe is an Arctic fox. Fala has heads the humans talk about them before. Sometimes they call them white foxes, or polar foxes, or even snow foxes. Despite the variables in naming the creature, the

Presidential Pets – Episode 25 – Almost To Tabe

March 16, 2018 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

As Fala walks along the beach, guided by the rock ptarmigan, he learns three very important things. The first one is that her name is Aisha, and she lives with her friend in a small rock alcove near the forested

Presidential Pets – Episode 24 – Attu Island

February 27, 2018 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

The Aleutian Islands are a chain of fourteen large volcanic islands that belong to both the United States and Russia. There are also fifty five smaller islands included in the listing. This forms the Aleutian Arc, which is found in

Presidential Pets – Episode 23 – Going To The Islands

February 1, 2018 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

“So, what is it? Spit it on out, feather-brains. Tell me what I need to do, so I can get on out there and get it over with.” Fala tilts his head to the side, black ears flopping. Dick ruffles

Presidential Pets – Episode 22 – Meeting Dick

January 2, 2018 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Fala and Cornwallis have never gotten along very well. They see the world in different ways; their core values the same but the process to reach them is vastly different. As such, even though Cornwallis usually handles passing out the

Presidential Pets – Episode 21 – Meeting Fala

December 15, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Adventure isn’t always something that must be searched for. Sometimes, you barely need to step outside of your door for the craziest of things to start happen, for you to find yourself drawn into a journey that seems fit only

Presidential Pets – Episode 20 – Going Home

November 21, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Slippers is a soft spoken cat, but she’s also a very smart thing. And, more importantly, in that moment, Slippers is also very fast and very light footed. She slips virtually unnoticed through the zoo, over to the primate enclosure.

Presidential Pets – Episode 19 – Figuring Out The Solution

October 13, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

At first, the two cats can’t figure out how the humans could make this mistake. Surely, they could tell the difference between a monkey bite and a tiger bite! They sit, and they lay and they walk around the shade

Presidential Pets – Episode 18 – Telling Slippers The Story

September 20, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Now, there are a great amount of Presidential Pets. In fact, it’s not an odd thing to not know all of the other animals that make up the group. They come from a vast array of years, and some of

Presidential Pets – Episode 17 – Meeting Ada and Finding Out The Problem But Not The Solution

August 28, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

The little sugar glider is quick on his feet. Calla moves through the halls like they’re familiar. “Just up this way, magic cat. Almost there now.” “That’s what you said two halls ago,” huffs Tom Quartz. His ears twitch with

Presidential Pets – Episode 16 – The Sugar Glider Is Free

August 10, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Tom Quartz isn’t sure that this is his best idea. There are usually reasons that animals get put into cages. They are mean, violent, destructive, or dogs. And this one here, it’s certainly not a dog. Still, the building looks

Presidential Pets – Episode 15 – Getting Help From The Sugar Glider

July 19, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Tom Quartz makes short work of jumping from the tree to the roof of the building. He is silent. His steps are quick and goes completely unnoticed by the sleeping employee. The little cat slips through the partially opened door

Presidential Pets – Episode 14 – Going Into The Big Building

July 7, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Tom Quartz, like most cats, is very good at climbing. His nails dig deep into the wood. He scales the side of the tree and hauls himself up onto one particularly solid, sturdy branch. From there, the tom cat jumps

Presidential Pets – Episode 13 – Finding The Big Building and Look For A Way In

June 19, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Slippers and Tom Quartz have very little trouble getting out of the tiger’s enclosure. The bars are close enough together that there’s no chance for Ebe or Ada to slip through, but they’re far enough apart for the two house

Presidential Pets – Episode 12 – Ebe And Ada Are Both In Trouble

June 15, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Slippers waits for an explanation, but it doesn’t come. Instead, the tiger cub drops onto the ground, belly down. Ebe groans and bellows out in a wordless complaint before flopping over onto her side, letting her legs flop down in

Presidential Pets – Episode 11 – Ebe Starts To Explain

June 7, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Ebe doesn’t look very happy to have visitors. Despite the fact that she’s a young thing, there’s something imposing about the way she looks. There are lithe muscles beneath her bright orange and black pelt, and sharp eyes that watch

Presidential Pets – Episode 10 – Getting To Ada’s Enclosure

May 23, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Presidential pets are a very strange thing to understand. They rely on the fact that time travel exists, and that they are all connected on a level no human could possibly realize. Traveling through the time zones is a very

Presidential Pets – Episode 9 – Explaining The Mission To Slippers and Tom Quartz

May 8, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Cornwallis has been around for a very long time. Now, that can be said about every presidential pet. These are animals that transcend time, that go beyond a single life span. But of them all, Cornwallis is the oldest. He

Presidential Pets – Episode 8 – Lets Learn About Cornwallis

April 19, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Cornwallis has been around for many, many years. Unlike the other dogs, who come and go through the Room, he has turned it into his own personal home. There’s a gray dog bed tucked in a corner that no one

Presidential Pets – Episode 7 – Giving David The Letter

April 11, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

David scratches behind Laddie Boy’s ear, finally kneeling down next to the clearly upset dog. He’s frowning, brows pinched down and lips twisted. “Come on, buddy. Just tell me what’s going on. You want something else to eat?” “Yeah,” grumbles

Presidential Pets – Episode 6 – Finding The Missing Letter

March 30, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

David takes a winding path through the White House halls. He stops to talk to this person and that one, and Laddie Boy honestly finds the whole thing utterly boring. The dog can’t even bring himself to pay attention to

Presidential Pets – Episode 5 – Following David Inside

March 20, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

It takes longer than Laddie Boy is expecting to find David. The assistant is taking his break, sitting out in the White House garden as he eats. Lunch is a sandwich, layered with thick slices of turkey, cheese, lettuce, tomatoes,

Presidential Pets – Episode 4 – Returning To The White House

March 6, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Not interrupting again proves to be a very smart choice. Dixie is an intelligent cat, and she’s also in very high demand. There’s a lot resting on her shoulders – more than Laddie Boy knows, in that moment. More than

Presidential Pets – Episode 3 – Talking To Dixie

February 23, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

Dixie is a dainty thing, one of the cats owned long ago by President Abraham Lincoln. He was recorded saying, more than once, that the cat was far more intelligent than any human could ever hope to be. That’s fairly

Presidential Pets – Episode 2 – Getting The First Job

February 11, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

The Presidential Pets, as they call themselves, meet on both the first day of the month and the last day of the month. They cross through time and space itself to get in touch with each other, making sure that

Presidential Pets – Episode 1 – Meeting The First Dog

February 11, 2017 | Posted in Fictitious Presidential Pets Stories

There are many in this world who don’t understand the importance of the bond between human and animal. They look at these four legged friends, these winged beasts – they look at the creatures that slither, scamper, and slide –