Category Archives: the dogs of King’s Heath Park

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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who have we here, then?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday October 3rd 2018   Perhaps I should move house and live round the corner on Morrison Road. This would solve the problem of getting … Continue reading

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Wilda falls from grace

  And whose fault was it that the images of Wilda were not appearing on gmail last night? Yes, mine, of course. Today I discover my phone won’t send messages either. I’ve accidentally switched it to flight mode. Must be … Continue reading

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nine rescues and a prophecy

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday July 8th 2018   Kings Heath Park is proliferating with new arrivals, both puppies and older dogs. Among them, it’s gratifying to see quite a … Continue reading

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