Category Archives: Highbury Park

wild life in Highbury

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday September 3rd 2017   Watching dogs enjoy themselves is reward in itself, of course. And watching little Isis becoming more familiar with the landscape every … Continue reading

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pride comes before a fall

THREE YEARS AGO TODAY MY BEAUTIFUL ISIS CAME TO LIVE WITH ME   Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday August 27th 2017   Kings Heath Park is very busy this week, I hear. … Continue reading

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another case of burr-measles

      Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday August 20th 2017   Poor Isis was so traumatised by the fickle sun last Tuesday that I decide to avoid Kings Heath Park while … Continue reading

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oh dear, oh dear, oh dear

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday August 16th 2017   Poor Isis has a rough time in Kings Heath Park on Tuesday. She begins her walk happily enough, dancing under the … Continue reading

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a hawk bell for Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday July 23rd 2017   Very soon after St. adopts Ted and Casey from Serbia/Romania, naughty Ted takes himself home from Highbury Park. Fortunately, he arrives … Continue reading

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understanding Dog

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Wednesday July 5th 2017   An extract from Dr. D. Og’s casebook: case 3, I. Understanding Dog. Note – In order to preserve the  identity  dignity … Continue reading

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bruised ribs and boxes

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Sunday July 2nd 2017   The drizzle on Thursday is heavy and steady. Isis wags heartily when Am. joins us on the old bowling green in … Continue reading

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how to frighten humans

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Sunday June 25th 2017   Well, what a laugh! Today Liz arrives with Dougie and Fergie while I am playing ‘in and out of the pine … Continue reading

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home again!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Wednesday June 11th 2017   As she leaves Holly Trees, a dog worries a little about where she might be going next. But she recognises the … Continue reading

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Isis can find me!

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flash   Sunday June 4th 2017   When, on one or two occasions, Isis, off-lead in the park, arrives next to me, gives me a sniff and wags her … Continue reading

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