One on One

Maggie may be pushing her mid eighties in doggie years, but she still likes the one on one fuss and play.
The other morning whilst walking her in the park, she chased the sea gulls, something she loved to do down at Hamworthy when she was a pup.
Even here on the marina, I’ve known her to lift a pheasant, though she and the rabbits have reached an agreement and practically nod in passing.
It’s great to see her run, to know she still has her speed, albeit in shorter spurts now.
She will still rush to greet us if we have separated on the dog walk temporarily, or strain on the leash in greeting, tail a-wagging, if one of us has been in a shop and she’s had to wait outside with other. If we could only harness the power in that tail wag sometimes.

Watching her with Hubby last night, I reached for the camera and took a series of shots.
Nothing spectacular, just a guy and a dog, but it warmed my heart.
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About pensitivity101

Retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination, loves to cook, favourite food everything especially chocolate and jelly babies. Best friends are Hubby and Dog, Bro, MSM and our Dominoes Friend aka MOH (and his dog). Also a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! Due to a nightmare of a house sale in 2014, 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat until April 2017. We enjoyed swan and duck families for neighbours but times change and we are once again house hunting.
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9 Responses to One on One

  1. Barb Knowles says:

    So sweet….and I love the idea of harnessing the power in the tail wagging.

  2. Their unconditional love always warms my heart.

  3. Bernadette says:

    There is probably nothing in the world like the love for a dog and to be loved by a dog.

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