Category Archives: the dogs of King’s Heath Park

…….. and goodbye Gilbert and George

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 31st 2019   I thought that Isis might be reluctant to walk in Kings Heath Park after her misadventure, but she seems perfectly … Continue reading

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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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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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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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chilly chihuahuas

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 25th 2018   Now it’s shivery November and most of the small dogs are wearing their winter coats: two chihuahuas whom I know … Continue reading

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happy endings

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday November 21st 2018   Tuesday is supposed to be wet, windy and cold. A typical November day. Despite this, when I look through the … Continue reading

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the invalids

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 18th 2018           Rufus knows that L. has dried sardines in her pocket and is hoping to be the … Continue reading

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