As a special gift to Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, I wanted to show that his denouncing of atheism was not ignored. He clearly touched this creature.
It is believed that he is praying for new grass.
The important thing is that he is praying and . . . well, we know what dog is spelled backwards. A coincidence, I think not. Governor Daniels would likely point out that Prairie Dogs (known for their piety) have never had a recorded act of genocide or ethnic cleansing.