Category Archives: health

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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Blood Red Tax

My Dad was a meat and two veg kind of guy. So was FIL come to think of it. Eventually though, the sunday joint of beef was beyond Mum’s purse unless for a very special occasion and we turned to … Continue reading

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Maggie update: 3rd November

We were anxious that she hadn’t had a wee since we took her in for surgery (unless she’d had an accident and they didn’t say, though we don’t think so), so we wrapped her up nice and warm and walked … Continue reading

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Baby’s home

We made sure the day started as normal (apart from no breakfast), and Maggie had a spring in her step as we walked her round the Avenue where she performed both businesses. We got home and had another cup of … Continue reading

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The New Vet

You may remember a little while ago we said that three important things when we moved into a new area was a good GP, a good dentist, and a good vet. Our GP surgery is still dire but we are … Continue reading

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I have ‘piddly little ones’

This is the latest in medical terms to describe my kevlar coated veins that run for the hills at the first sign of a needle for taking blood. Not that I had to have a blood test today, but Hubby … Continue reading

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Not just the wind that blows.

I am really fed up, but in the fed up stakes, Hubby has it by a mile. It is two weeks since we went to A&E after Hubby’s mishap with the wrong meds. A fortnight since an old lady came … Continue reading

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