Theresa Ann Moore

Rookie - 0 Points (1940 / Michigan, U.S.A.)

A Dog Tale - Poem by Theresa Ann Moore

A Dog Tale

My little dog has a doughnut tail
It wraps around in a perfect circle...
When he wants special attention
he dances in circles on his hind legs

Seeing a squirrel…he runs in circles
until he tuckers out and falls down
If he hears an intruder he circles
around and bites him from behind

When it is time for supper he circles
his food dish…gaining momentum
When it is time for bed… he circles
his doggie pillow…and there he plops

All and all, I have to say, he is a
well rounded pooch with a glowing
halo above his furry perked up ears
He's a swell pal to have around


9/6/2010

Listen to this poem:

Comments about A Dog Tale by Theresa Ann Moore

  • Bernard F. Asuncion (5/8/2017 8:26:00 PM)

    Perfect circle...... congrats on being picked.... a big 1 + circle = 10...... (Report)Reply

    1 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Stu Penduss (5/8/2017 2:21:00 PM)

    Sounds like you have a well-rounded dog, and this cute poem is very deserving of being the member poem of the day. Congratulations! (Report)Reply

    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Akhtar Jawad (5/8/2017 8:50:00 AM)

    An interesting poem, a master knows his pet very well and the pet also knows hoe to talk to his master. Congrats for your poem selected as members poem of the day. (Report)Reply

    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (5/8/2017 4:30:00 AM)

    a wonderful poem of ones best friend and if truth be known he would probably jump through hoops to find his way home? ............well written. (Report)Reply

    3 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (5/8/2017 4:04:00 AM)

    Working in an environment that has more dogs than residents can sometimes be a little stressful. So your fun poem brought so many smiles. Thank you, Theresa. And congratulations to you and your doggie for Poem Of The Day! (Report)Reply

    3 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Rajnish Manga (5/8/2017 3:50:00 AM)

    This little dog deserves a pat on its back and an award for being a circle activist like you have had the coveted selection today. Thanks and congratulations, Theresa. (Report)Reply

    3 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Edward Kofi Louis (5/8/2017 3:40:00 AM)

    Special attention! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report)Reply

    3 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • (5/8/2017 3:33:00 AM)

    And a swell poem with many lovely circles! He's a very lucky little doggie to have such a fine poem dedicated to him! Well done on poem of the day. You really deserved it. (Report)Reply

    3 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Lyn Paul (5/8/2017 1:40:00 AM)

    A round of applause for your happy dog tale and everything circular.
    Smiles all round.
    (Report)Reply

    4 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 9 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Poem Edited: Tuesday, September 7, 2010


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. Television
    Roald Dahl
  10. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
[Report Error]