Category Archives: animals and pets

Quickie doggy update

You may remember around New Year I mentioned we’d discovered a sore place on Maggie’s chest and were keeping an eye on it. We treated it with the cream we use for her feet which is for dermatitis, and it’s … Continue reading

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Dear Diary 10th December

It has been a good day today, and I may well be facing a different kind of challenge in the near future. There are a lot of dogs around us, and most love fuss from Yours Truly who is happy … Continue reading

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A doggie post

I looked out of the window today and saw something that warmed my heart. We’ve been here a year and fit in because we’ve got a dog, so naturally we get talking to people and fussing their pets on a … Continue reading

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Veterinary Alert

We’ve had a late start to the day as Maggie had her follow up appointment with the vet today, so I’m playing catch up on my blog this afternoon. We were fifteen minutes early for our appointment, and could have … Continue reading

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DOG POISONING WARNING

Being a dog lover, when this came on a news programme, I made a note and have come home to immediately look it up and pass it on. A lady came on who had recently loss her dog to Xylitol … Continue reading

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Day of rest? Fat chance

Hubby and I both woke up feeling rested and quite chipper having had a pretty good night’s sleep, the first for months. After our showers, our good spirits all went down the plughole, just like the water, and we hadn’t … Continue reading

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Warning: Too hot leads to Hot Dogs

One of the many things about dog ownership is regular exercise. In this heat, we have been staying indoors during the day and walking Maggie first thing in the morning then again before we go to bed because it’s been … Continue reading

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