Category Archives: twirling

treats and traumas

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 2nd 2019   Before we leave Highbury to go our separate ways – Bev and the doodles to Moseley, Isis and I to … Continue reading

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summer is definitely on its way

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday May 5th 2019   Lately, when she’s not walking in the woods with Rufus and Nancy, Isis has spent most of her Highbury time … Continue reading

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Isis visits Polymath part 2

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday May 1st 2019   Fast forward to April 2019. By now, Isis has visited Polymath at least six or seven times. Now she knows … Continue reading

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the spotty satnav

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday April 21st 2019         This is not just a pretty, spotty nose: it’s a highly refined precision instrument, honed to twitch … 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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a dog’s delight

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday December 16th 2018   Isis has had a wonderfully wild weekend. Saturday is horrible: very grey, with continual, painfully cold, drifting rain which arrives … 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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an ecstasy of rain

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   There will not be a post on Sunday August 5th or Wednesday August 8th as Human is having an operation on her shoulder (left one … Continue reading

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bedtime histrionics part 2

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 25th 2018   A.L., you got it in one! Isis very rarely loses her treats in her bedding but she is convinced that … Continue reading

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and more and more park ………….

  * Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday April 29th 2018   Apologies. We’ve now arrived at Monday. This is because silly Human forgot that she had made several videos and the image … Continue reading

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