Or maybe I should put the camera down and redirect his attention. Either way, this evening when I got home from work with Hudson he crawled right over to Bella's crate, reached in for her water bowl and dumped her water on the floor. Well thank you very much!
I put the (now empty) bowl back in and closed the crate. I turned my back for a second and heard, 'clang, clang, clang'. This is what was causing the noise: