Tag Archives: dog walk

First walk of the New Year

Maggie was poorly at 4.50am and got me up. Luckily there were no accidents indoors and once she’d gotten rid of whatever it was that had upset her, she went straight back to sleep until around 8am. We thus had … Continue reading

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Rolling back the years

Sick of the news and depressed beyond belief, Hubby and I decided to walk the dog down to the park and feed the ducks. The bread I would usually take is still good, so we took a bag of bird … Continue reading

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The Sniff is On

Maggie may be losing her hearing and her vision not as good as it was, but there is absolutely nothing wrong with her sniffer. On our walk this morning, practically every blade of grass got the benefit of her snozz, … Continue reading

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Thursday Walk: 19th July

I rang Bro yesterday evening as it was the start of his day and his birthday. I’d already sent a card, and he too had one of my Happy Half Year greetings. He thought my poem was fun. He’s spoken … Continue reading

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Prom walk: 13 June 2018

She sat alone, staring out to sea, Her face a picture of memory. I softly approached and rested my arm On the back of the bench, no wish to alarm. I asked where she was in her thoughtful state, She … Continue reading

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Daily Walks

Scheduled post. My blogging friend Sarah walks miles with her dog Choppy and keeps a tally. You can see this past week’s figures here: https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/7256074/posts/1750354965 When we were on the boat, Hubby and/or I had to walk Maggie up to … Continue reading

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A Lincolnshire Sky

Following on from yesterday’s post with Maggie on the beach, these were some photos I took of the sky which was amazing in contrast by moving just a few inches to one side! You can just make out the large … Continue reading

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Walking the Dog

Walking the dog under a marbled sky, No-one about, just Maggie and I. I look to the left and then to my right, Notice the onset of diminishing light. Clouds threaten yonder, heading our way, Thunder expected later today. Trotting … Continue reading

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Just one more sniff, honest!

I’ve said before that her Ladyship likes to smell the flowers on our walks. It’s a fact of life (and sometimes annoyance) that dogs like to sniff, especially when on the search for that perfect blade of grass to grace … Continue reading

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Oops, forgot the sticky end

I am a twit. I mean seriously. The weather was about to change, so I thought I’d take Maggie up for a quick wee before the skies opened and the downpour started. I met Tuppy and her mummy doing the … Continue reading

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