Category Archives: Dogs

Notes from a Small Dog: Four Legs on Two: A Review

Notes from a Small Dog, Four Legs on Two. ISBN 9781910478271 This is my fourth Ani book by Sue Vincent, and definitely my favourite. A combination of verse and prose, it captures a dog’s eye view of food, cheese, balls, … Continue reading

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Our walk today 24th February

We had a wonderful walk this morning and were out for almost an hour! I meant to mention the other day that Geraldine has an alias as another couple call her Blondie. We saw her eating out of their hands, … Continue reading

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Dubious Ancestry

He was so gorgeous! They picked him up and he licked their faces. The matter was settled, money was exchanged, documents signed, and they took him home. In a matter of weeks, he was twice the size. A month after … Continue reading

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The Window Cleaner did it.

No, this is nothing to do with my poor attempt at cleaning the windows last week when Hubby was in hospital. We had news today of a pregnancy that we are really pleased about. No fanfare or staged pictures for … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt 14th February

Love is in the air, and Michael’s prompt today is to write a love story. We had always wanted Maggie to have pups, but could never find a nice daddy, and our vet advised us to be aware of size … Continue reading

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Pass the Turkey: a book review

Pass the Turkey, the Small Dog’s Christmas by Sue Vincent. ISBN 9781910478233 I read this in its entirety before getting up this morning. I found it relaxing and charming, putting me in a good frame of mind to start the … Continue reading

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Laughter Lines……. Life from the Tail End

Laughter Lines, Life from the Tail End by Sue Vincent. ISBN 9781910478097 I finished reading this last night, and it was a real treat. It was Sue’s recent blog entry ‘Brunch’ that triggered me into ordering this book, mostly in … Continue reading

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Portraits of my loves

Relax and enjoy one of my favourite tracks from Matt Monro (born Terence Edward Parsons, 1 December 1930 – 7 February 1985). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaFw7R0sk_g When Barney died so unexpectedly in 2005, we had a snapshot of him put on canvas. I … Continue reading

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Cross Quiz: fun reblog for dog lovers

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
I read an article on Yahoo yesterday about a couple’s response to being pestered about when they were going to have a baby (Headline: Congratulations, it’s a Puppy), and it got me thinking………. Not about babies,…

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A post about Kizzy

I’ve mentioned Kizzy several times before, but don’t think I’ve actually done a post on her. Partner and I had just lost his GSD (though she took a shine to me and I loved her to bits) and Toad (see … Continue reading

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