Category Archives: strange behaviour

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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Isis dines in

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday January 16th 2019   It’s a long time since I bewailed the return of Hairy One’s hysterical approach to mealtimes. After she came to live … Continue reading

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four presents for Isis: part 2

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday January 9th 2019   Since I am a silly, anthropomorphic human, I save one of the presents for Christmas Day. It’s the one which … Continue reading

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the prickly season

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday November 14th 2018   The prickly season appears to be lasting a long time this year. Dried thorny bits appear very early in September. … Continue reading

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retinitis pigmentosa

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between. Wednesday October 31st 2018   Walks have been difficult for poor Isis this week. Despite the weather forecast promising dull, rainy days, the sun has dodged … Continue reading

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Isis smells something VERY exciting

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday October 21st 2018   This morning, as soon as Ji. comes into the house, Isis becomes very, very excited. While I finish my breakfast, … Continue reading

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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

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rebel without a cause?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday September 9th 2018   Two lovely, damp, gloomy weekend days, with light showers on Saturday. Lovely Isis weather. So on both days we walk … Continue reading

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where’s the car?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday September 5th 2018   Thank you for all the lovely comments made on Hairy One’s gotcha day post, and apologies to Isabel whom I … Continue reading

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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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