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Christmas Day

Message from Isis.   I HOPE YOU ARE ALL HAVING AN ENJOYABLE DAY.   I had a guest today. It was Blitzi. Human said you have to be very nice to your guests, especially kind, good-natured guests like Blitzi who … Continue reading

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sorted!

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 22nd 2019   Isis and I have been to Kings Heath Park most days over the last two weeks. Temporarily, it has taken the place … Continue reading

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newsflash

    Tuesday December 17th 2019 Isis has just amazed and delighted me. She left the house with me in the dark and we did an hour’s street walk. This is her very first walk in the dark since she … Continue reading

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what blog?

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between. First, apologies for the non-appearance of Isis news yesterday, and even more, for the non-appearance of even a quick explanation. Human has succumbed.   Monday December 16th 2019 … Continue reading

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and still the rain comes down …………………….

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 8th 2019   So. The rain continues. It doesn’t rain every day. This week there are two days when it doesn’t rain at all. But … Continue reading

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concerning old dogs and new tricks

  Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 1st 2019   Old dogs and new tricks.What’s she on about? Isis isn’t old. No, but I am. And I have been given an iphone in … Continue reading

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a tag for Isis

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 24th 2019   Isis isn’t a quiet, laid back, cautious dog. She’s a boisterous, high energy, adventurous creature. If you don’t know her, you can … Continue reading

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three dogs and a tortoise – part three

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 17th 2019   Oh dear. One really has no right to complain about the weather when one sees the plight of the flood victims in … Continue reading

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three dogs and a tortoise – part two

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 10th 2019   Now for the beautiful pup I met at the end of last week. There we are, Y, J and I, sitting on … Continue reading

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three dogs and a tortoise – part one

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 3rd 2019   As soon as Speedy is carried into the house, Isis picks up the strange new scent. Her nose begins to twitch and … Continue reading

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