Category Archives: Isis and Daisy

oh Isis, Isis!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday August 12th 2018   I have no idea whether you’ll be able to access this post as Facebook no longer allows Publicise connections to … Continue reading

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another day in the life of Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday June 20th 2018   You never know what’s going to happen in this house. A dog needs a well-ordered life. We don’t have a well-ordered … Continue reading

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the snake is dead – long live the snake

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday May 27th 2018   Hairy One’s done well this week. Twice Human drops off on the day bed, and Isis sleeps soundly without any nightmares: … Continue reading

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things that go woof in the night

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday May 16th 2018   The good news: Isis appears to have got over her nocturnal snarling. The bad news: now we have nocturnal woofing. I use … Continue reading

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Daisy frightens me

  * Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday March 11th 2018   When she first arrived, poor Isis was ravenous. Not surprising, I discovered later, as she only weighed around nine kilos instead … Continue reading

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blasted cats!

  Special request: I am preserving anonymity here, so being deliberately vague: I received a lovely pot of 15+ Manuka honey this week from a well wisher, but have lost my e-mail addresses since changing my server. Please could he/she … Continue reading

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smells

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday January 3rd 2018.   Adopted Niece has been around quite a lot lately. I smell her scent coming in and going out of the front … Continue reading

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a nocturnal dilemma

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday September 6th 2017   Last week was not a merry one. On Tuesday Doc explains the scan result: Human has torn a shoulder tendon across … Continue reading

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we all fall out

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday August 30th 2017   Dear, dear, dear – as I say to Isis when when she is upset because something, like a prickly leaf or … Continue reading

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a cautionary tail

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday August 9th 2017   Well, Isis and Daisy have now shared the house for five nights and four days and they’re both still here. Even … Continue reading

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