Category Archives: animals and pets

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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World Cup and Wimbledon

Finals of both were played today, and we tuned in on the radio for the former, the latter result being announced shortly after kick off, so I know Djokovic beat Anderson in straight sets, 6 – 2, 6 – 2, … Continue reading

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Charmer!

Over thirty years ago, I had my picture taken with a 20 foot long python called Monty. It’s up in the roof in a box (I think) and I said if I found it, I’d post it. Well I’ve gone … Continue reading

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Seal Sanctuary : more photos

Thought you’d like to see some more photos of the seals and residents: This is Billy, the oldest resident and totally blind. Feeding time A young pup in the seal pool The One day old pup (caption: Pup on a … Continue reading

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Seal Sanctuary

We didn’t begrudge a penny of our entrance fee as we were there for over two hours, there was so much to see. When you first go in, there’s a small pool which held three seals. I believe these are … Continue reading

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Nice when a plan comes together

It was a simple idea, easy to buy, and a doddle to implement. I’m talking about Maggie’s new jacket. In the winter months whenever we took her for a walk in the dark, she wore a fluorescent vest. This has … Continue reading

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And whilst we’re on the subject of animals……….

Let’s take the p 1 5 5  out of hiss. Hubby and I were walking through the park yesterday afternoon and had to pass a few ducks and geese on the way back. As on the marina, Maggie doesn’t bother … Continue reading

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