Tag Archives: pets

Stand Off

On my walk with Maya this morning, things were going really well as they have been recently. We are using the haltie less and less and she has overcome the insecurity of not peeing or pooing outside of the garden … Continue reading

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Pets and Me

For Friday Faithfuls this week Jim would like us to tell him about our pets. Share why you love them and tell some stories about the mischief that they get into. This is a great opportunity for you to brag … Continue reading

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Caturday funnies — Barkalounger edition

Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
Just had to share these wonderful images. I’d borrowed this one from Joelle at Floridaborne way back in February 2018 and thought I’d add it to the collection. bluebird of bitterness View original post

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One month on……….

It’s the 16th December today, a full calendar month since we lost Maggie. The pain is still raw, we still expect to see a little nose poke its way through the kitchen doorway each time we open the fridge, and … Continue reading

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Today Fandango has given us PETS for his FDDA prompt today. Anyone familiar with my blog will know about Maggie, our 15 year old sprollie. We’ve had her since she was 7 weeks This is Maggie in her prime  (taken … Continue reading

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Humans and pets

I’ve had two instances of sad news today, one about a relative, and the other about a beloved pet. Other Brother rang me earlier to let me know a cousin had died a few days before Christmas. Apparently my uncle … Continue reading

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The Pet that wasn’t

When Hubby and I first got together, I had my GSD, Kizzy. Sadly, I lost her to mammary cancer in 1990 when she was about 10. I like to think I gave her five good years with me. Our first … Continue reading

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August 14, 2019 “Working on Us”: Week 11 Topic: Therapy/Emotional Support Animals (Pets)

How could I not respond to this knowing the way I feel about animals and how they can improve the quality of life for an individual? You can check out Beckie’s original post August 14, 2019 “Working on Us” This … Continue reading

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A doggie post

I looked out of the window today and saw something that warmed my heart. We’ve been here a year and fit in because we’ve got a dog, so naturally we get talking to people and fussing their pets on a … Continue reading

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Dear Diary, Nov 5th

As a kid, we used to have a small bonfire and fireworks in the back garden, the youngsters merrily writing their name in the air with silvery sparklers as catherine wheels, rockets and spinners went off at sensible intervals. The … Continue reading

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