Category Archives: scenting

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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Isis digs a hole

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   April 14th 2019   It’s a good, sound, grey day. The sun emerges from the clouds very slowly and infrequently. It doesn’t stay out for … Continue reading

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it’s raining! it’s pouring!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday April 10th 2019       Sniff! Sniff! What’s this?  There’s a lovely smell in the air. Could it be  …… Could it possibly … Continue reading

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wow Isis!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday March 20th 2019   How about this then? The unheard-of-never-going-to-happen-no-way-José does happen. Yes, really. This is how. Isis is playing with her yellow ring … Continue reading

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you just can’t trust anyone nowadays!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday March 13th 2019   To set the scene: it’s two weeks ago, and, yes, we’re in Highbury again. As usual, Isis leads us through … Continue reading

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from the sublime to the ridiculous?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday February 10th 2019   It’s Saturday. It’s wet and wild and Isis is having a wonderful time in Highbury Park. She achieves another first: … Continue reading

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four presents for Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday January 6th 2019   Isis has four Christmas presents. Ji. buys her a pack of delicious Caesar meals. We’re sure she’ll be delighted with … 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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a little patch of heaven

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday December 11th 2018   Just realised that I was one day ahead on Sunday. I suspect that inaccurate dates are not infrequent on the blog. … Continue reading

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Isis has a shock

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 2nd 2018     Poor Isis. On Saturday a puppy follows her, jumping up on her all the way from the field above … Continue reading

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