Category Archives: Kings Heath Park

park dogs May 2019

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday May 19th 2019   Remember Dougie and Fergie, Hairy One’s erstwhile Highbury companions? Puppy Maisie, who featured on the blog a few months ago, … Continue reading

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also, that week ………….

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday May 15th 2019   While our visitor stays with us, the weather is very changeable. This leads to an interesting but sometimes difficult week … Continue reading

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the spotty satnav

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday April 21st 2019         This is not just a pretty, spotty nose: it’s a highly refined precision instrument, honed to twitch … Continue reading

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remembering John

    Bessie, Ben and Cookie in Kings Heath Park     Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday March 27th 2019   Isis and I met S. and Keiko in Highbury tonight. … Continue reading

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sad news

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday March 17th 2019   Very sad news. B. texted yesterday to tell me that John, Ben’s person, died a week ago last Monday. For … Continue reading

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Wednesday, Wednesday

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday March 6th 2019   Thank goodness the days are growing longer. Poor Isis has been getting short shrift over these winter months. Now that … Continue reading

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Isis meets Sid

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday March 3rd 2019   Strangely, since I finished the last post thinking it’s not beyond the realms of possibility that one day Isis might … Continue reading

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enter Maisie

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday January 13th 2019   I receive a delightful e-mail this week from L., whose poodles Dougie and Fergie featured more than once in the … Continue reading

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hello Roo

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday December 19th 2018   It’s raining in Kings Heath Park on Tuesday, and here are Rufus in a fetching dark chocolate and Nancy in … Continue reading

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a dog’s delight

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 16th 2018   Isis has had a wonderfully wild weekend. Saturday is horrible: very grey, with continual, painfully cold, drifting rain which arrives … Continue reading

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