n. Chiefly Dial. a small mongrel dog, esp. one that is spirited or pugnacious. [1760–70; compare (from 16th century) contemptuous epithets for a dog
n. Chiefly Southern U.S. A small mongrel dog.
Regional Note: Feist, also fice, is one of several regional terms for a small mixed-breed dog. Used throughout the Midland and Southern states, feist connotes a snappy, nervous, belligerent little dog
Yup-that would be Master Hubble. He was in his element this evening as I was trying to get his picture. I ask him to sit–he stands. I ask him to stand–he sits. Yes, definitely his own dog.
Today’s Dog Quote:
“If you can’t decide between a Shepherd, a Setter or a Poodle, get them all … adopt a mutt!”
Image taken with iPhone and processed with Mextures, Textures+ and Photo Toaster
For today: The Feist