It’s a beautiful sunny day, and all Max the Great Dane wants to do is jump into the pool and cool down. But Mom isn’t having any of it! Unfortunately, his human does not approve of his swimming time. This large gentleman starts moaning gently, but then quickly evolves into some really loud wailing because he desperately wants to swim. similar to a child being denied his favorite sweets
It’s amazing how he can lip-read and comprehend his owner’s hand signals. He typically has little trouble agreeing with his mother, but he is currently sad since he is not permitted to enter the pool. He even approaches the pool’s edge and attempts to dip only one paw into the water, as if to test the temperature (and his mother!). But he changes his mind and continues his whimpering, which has now become quite persistent, expressing his displeasure with his mother.