“Rabbit in the Log (Feast Here Tonight)”


"Rabbit in the log And I ain't got no dog." The singer, apparently poor and a rambler, perhaps a poacher, imagines how to catch the dog and describes how he will cook and enjoy it. He will sleep in a farmer's shed, etc.

Cross references


  • Monroe Brothers, "Have a Feast Here Tonight" (Bluebird 7508)


  1. BrownIII 166, "Rabbit in the Log" (1 fragment)
  2. BI, Br3166


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1913 (Brown)
Keywords: animal food hunting
Found in: US(SE)