Category Archives: self-damaging

an unlikely little angel

There will be no post on December 27th or January 3rd. Isis and Human are taking a break.   Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 20th 2020             … Continue reading

Posted in a very good dog, clever Isis, dear little Isis, Isis at home, Isis is no angel, learning to trust, oh dear, poor Isis, relationship building, self-damaging, self-harming, strange behaviour, teaching my deaf/blind dog, these dogs!, training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

from a dog’s point of view ……

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 4th 2020   I didn’t get to report this. I wanted to. But she wouldn’t let me. Now she’s spending lots of time taking the … Continue reading

Posted in a vet visit, Highbury Park, Isis at home, Isis gets bathed, Isis is sad, off to the vet, oh dear, park dogs, park people, poor Isis, self-damaging, self-harming, walking with Rufus and Nancy | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

dear, dear, dear, dear, dear ……

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 8th 2020   Well (or not), I’ve not been a diligent, efficient pet owner at all. As I explained last week, after the Hibiscrub had … Continue reading

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back in the saddle again ……

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday October 4th? Really? Quite obviously, I’m losing it. I am preparing myself to write this week’s post and discover that I forgot to click on the … Continue reading

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Isis loses it: part two

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday February 2nd 2020   In the end I shut Isis, whose raucous outbursts are averaging one every eight to ten minutes, in the kitchen. The back … Continue reading

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Isis loses it

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday January 26th 2020   Well, Isis continues to teach me that I should never become complacent. Our day begins well. As it’s Sunday, and we have … Continue reading

Posted in Highbury Park, Isis at home, poor Isis, self-damaging, self-harming, strange behaviour | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

my human’s awful

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday March 31st 2019   I had been having a lovely time in Highbury Park, but this week some nasty things happen. It starts on … Continue reading

Posted in Highbury Park, Isis is no angel, Isis meets other dogs, Isis says "No"., park dogs, poor Isis, self-damaging, self-harming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

a silly dog day

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday September 12th 2018   After Sunday’s challenging exit from Kings Heath Park, Isis walks home like the perfect dog. It soon transpires, though, that … Continue reading

Posted in a very naughty dog, food rage, Isis at home, Kings Heath Park, self-damaging, self-harming, strange behaviour, twirling | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

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

Posted in a very naughty dog, food rage, Isis and Daisy, Isis at home, Isis is no angel, nightmares, self-damaging, self-harming, strange behaviour | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

what’s wrong, Isis?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday May 13th 2018   Quite a lot of ups and downs over the last couple of weeks. I ask for it. I decide to blog … Continue reading

Posted in scary shadows, self-damaging, self-harming, strange behaviour, we don't like bright sun | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments