Category Archives: Dogs

Dogs: mine and theirs: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
We walked up to town today, the first long walk since Maggie’s fall last week, but we made sure we had a good breather before setting back off for home. We had a cup of tea…

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False Season

This is a new one on me, but it makes sense of the question our trainer asked about Maya’s season in July when we resumed classes and he asked if everything seemed OK. My last three bitches (the 2 GSDs … Continue reading

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Today is Sunday 25th September

Dog class this morning and it was a rush to get there as our new essential oil diffuser failed and we were scrabbling around for receipts so that we can take it back. There were 8 in the class, four … Continue reading

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Dogs and Eczema

Maya appears to have canine eczema. We have seen the vet a few times now, discussed the tea tree and lavender cream we are using (thumbs up from him) and the medication he prescribed knocked her sideways so we took … Continue reading

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Today is Wednesday 31st August

Time is galloping by relentlessly as today marks the end of yet another month. Dog class was good today, with five puppies under a year old. Maya was the biggest pup, but the five month old goldendoodle is catching up … Continue reading

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To breed or not to breed

Several people have asked if we intend to breed from Maya and my reply is always that the jury’s out and it’s something we would not rush into. I have never had a bitch have puppies, so this would be … Continue reading

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Today’s class

Well, the rain stopped nicely in time for class at 9.30 this morning and we arrived in plenty of time. There was no-one else about so I went into the enclosure and let Maya off for a romp. She was … Continue reading

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Today is Sunday 14th August

I was glad to be going back to dog classes today after a month’s absence due to Maya’s season. Sadly, it was every bit as I’d feared and as if we had never attended one lesson, let alone weekly over … Continue reading

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Need a bigger car

We had a Hyundai I10 when we moved here which was perfectly adequate for Maggie on the back seat. When we decided to change the car for something bigger, we had a larger dog in mind too so the Picasso … Continue reading

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The Lab Report

It was a good class today, eight dogs in all, and everyone got on with everyone else. Maya had the field to herself as we were early, then she got too excited when everyone started to arrive. It made me … Continue reading

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