Category Archives: Dogs

Passing the Buck

This is a bit of a rant, but I need to get it off my chest. We found out today that a neighbour was taken into hospital yesterday afternoon, but it is unclear exactly why as she is a heavy … Continue reading

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So close, but not this time……

The search for a new dog continues, and I found myself remembering that it was over two years before my Dad found a pup for my Mum. He was a tri-colour rough collie, and lived to be fifteen. This was … Continue reading

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Opposing Forces – Saturday Mix, 25 September 2021

Sarah over at Weejars is our host for The Saturday Mix challenge. You can find out more and join in here This week we are dipping our toes into the pool of OPPOSITES. Our challenge is all about “opposing forces” … Continue reading

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Looking for a new dog

Testing: original post possibly corrupted or the title was unacceptable for some reason because the second post has produced the same result. This was the post in question and comments are available on the original and also the copy. Sorry … Continue reading

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Love Story: a reblog for Flashback Friday

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
I’d like to tell you this short story of unrequited love. Maggie’s family had adopted her when she was very young, and although she had been disciplined in the early days, it had been well worth…

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Human’s wait too…………..

How worried I was there was no-one to care for you, and I fought before they took me away.  A friend came and saved the day, but that was not the end of it. I did not know I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Just a quickie for 27th August

Fandango’s one word challenge today is Magnet. Forgive me but how could I not write about our baby? This was Maggie the day we brought her home on March 11th 2005. We took her to the vet the following day … Continue reading

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Today is Friday 20th August

Good morning! Yes, I have made it to opening my blog before midday! Hope all is well wherever you are in the world and your day has started on a positive note. It’s Kela day today.   We are looking … Continue reading

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Dogs, Dogs, and more Dogs

I mentioned in my Today is…………. post earlier that on our walk this morning we met up with a lot of dogs. We were quite surprised to see so many dogs out with their people as it was quite early, … Continue reading

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Hello, I’m Jack

We stood outside to pay our final respects as the hearse went by, then I took Jack for a walk.  The route should be familiar, but as with all dogs, it was pee and sniff every few yards, but I … Continue reading

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