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Posted by: dad2paisley Jul 18 2010, 05:15 PM
How long?

Posted by: Beryl Jul 18 2010, 08:12 PM
When I am not home I know they are usually sleeping and if I am not active around the house such as sewing, at the computer, etc. they sleep. If I go into the kitchen or to the front or sliding doors they are right there I guess they are afraid they will miss something

Posted by: dad2paisley Jul 18 2010, 08:15 PM
18-20hr. They are up more when Daddy is home though. biggrin.gif

Posted by: Beryl Jul 18 2010, 08:20 PM
They used to be up more when David was here

Posted by: mountain4greys Jul 19 2010, 05:26 PM
I never really tried to figure that out. I know it's a lot, but I guess it depends.

Posted by: Pipi5 Jan 4 2011, 05:18 PM
I'm thinking 18/20...they sleep pretty much all the time. When I'm not home, they're sleeping. When I'm home, they're sleeping. The boys Matthew & Peter said that when they come over, they're usually asleep & they wake them up. They said Kandy is usually awake when they come in, but she stretches like she's been asleep.

Posted by: Beryl Jan 4 2011, 07:24 PM
I would say at least 18 hours

Posted by: DonnaBehr Jan 5 2011, 10:10 AM
I'm thinking maybe 7 - 8 hours during the day since my neighbor hears them barking at outside interests. They sleep a good 7 hours a night. I don't think they are really asleep when I'm home because they will follow me up and down as I go about my business. I guess a safe total guess would be 15 - 18 hours a day.

Posted by: dad2paisley Jan 6 2011, 08:30 PM
They don't mind sleeping all those hours?

Posted by: Beryl Jan 6 2011, 08:36 PM
Mine would sleep all day if it were not for potty, food and outside happenings

Posted by: Rhonda12510 Jan 17 2011, 07:39 PM
This seems to depend on what I'm doing too. Like some other posts I saw, if I'm sitting at the computer or watching TV, she'll sleep. If I'm up, she's following.

Posted by: Beryl Jan 18 2011, 08:21 AM
mine can be sound asleep but as soon as I head for the kitchen they are right there

Posted by: DonnaBehr Jan 18 2011, 11:41 AM
On weekends, their sleep pattern is greatly diminished. They follow me everywhere and love going in the car with me, so then they only sleep around 10 hours.

Posted by: inquisitive snoop Jan 24 2011, 12:09 PM
If I'm in the kitchen one eye is open, if I open the door they are right there. Otherwise they are sound asleep, either snoring or dreaming or both.

Posted by: dad2paisley Feb 15 2011, 03:37 PM
Weekends we're off, they do more.

Posted by: Beryl Feb 15 2011, 03:39 PM
Mine sleep more on days I work otherwise where I go they go

Posted by: dad2paisley Mar 24 2011, 08:31 PM
Sleep alot when I am at work.

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