Category Archives: strange behaviour

the fence

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday December 3rd 2017   Last year I obtained from Freegle a very long, three foot tall length of plastic-covered wire border edging. This has proved … Continue reading

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unblocking the gap

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday November 22nd 2017   It’s the day after I blocked Hairy One’s escape route through the gap between two garages. Today as she skips merrily … Continue reading

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pay back time

Yikes it’s Sunday October 29th and I’ve just discovered that this post hasn’t been published. Don’t know how even I managed that. ⊗ζ!*⊕* (any very coarse words you can imagine).   Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra … Continue reading

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three goodbyes and two visits

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday October 11th 2017   Very sad news last week. D., who moved out of Birmingham a couple of years ago tells me that her lovely … Continue reading

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a very special lady

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Sunday July 9th 2017   Thursday July 6th, and we’re in Highbury Park when we meet Jc. with Harry, Maggie and Ruby. Jc. is a park … Continue reading

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understanding Dog

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Wednesday July 5th 2017   An extract from Dr. D. Og’s casebook: case 3, I. Understanding Dog. Note – In order to preserve the  identity  dignity … Continue reading

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skrlunk!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday April 23rd 2017   It happens on Thursday some time between 2.00 and 3.00 a.m. while I’m asleep. SKRLUNK! Instantly I’m awake. Isis! She’s jumped … Continue reading

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a cushion cover and a park bench

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday February 15th 2017   Over the last few weeks I’ve been thinking, “Must blog about the number of peaceful nights we’ve been having lately.” We’ve … Continue reading

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I’m all right, I am

      Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday February 8th 2017   It’s Monday and I’m speaking on the phone to Polymath. “It’s Hairy One’s R.S.P.C.A. appointment this week, isn’t it?” “No”, … Continue reading

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spinning, spinning

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday January 18th 2017   Well, as we know, Isis continues to spin. Which is all right. Mostly. However fast she spins, she doesn’t appear to … Continue reading

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