Category Archives: animals and pets

Hot Dogs

No-one in their right mind would leave a dog in a car in this horrendous heat, yet people still do so and the RSPCA can be called to vehicles to retrieve animals in distress. I remember fatalities at a car … Continue reading

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Walk thoughts: 4th June

Mixed things were going through my head as I walked Maggie this morning at 5.30 ………. and 7.45………….. and 9.30. We heard her retching and got up pretty sharpish, so as Hubby was cleaning up, I pulled on my joggers, … Continue reading

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Greetings of Love

Not knowing where to put herself She did what she did best, Wagged her tail and entire body, She never let it rest. We’d been away for just nine days, And left her with a friend, She’d been loved and … Continue reading

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Fluffy and sweet smelling

Well, she is now! Anyone who owns a dog, especially an un-neutered bitch at ‘that time’, knows how whiffy they can get. We decided against having Maggie spayed as we wanted her to have puppies, but couldn’t find a nice … Continue reading

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Twix and Shout

Dorothy Poole rolled over and looked at the dark lump lying beside her, thinking fondly of Thomas. The nice thing about being a pensioner was that you didn’t have to set an alarm clock, but Thomas had never been one … Continue reading

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Breaking Habits, any advice?

I have said before that Maggie is a creature of habit, and she now has a serious one we have to break. This is getting us up in the middle of the night for no apparent reason. Living on a … Continue reading

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Tuesday Photo Challenge – Spring

Spring started and finished on the same day here as we had some glorious sunshine in the morning only to end up with persisting rain by nightfall! https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/43011194/posts/1385658309 Lambs always make me go weepy, so this week’s challenge has me … Continue reading

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