Category Archives: walking in the park

gentleman Blitz

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday August 25th 2019   This is the tale of Isis Podengo and her friend Gentleman Blitz. They have known each other for several years. … Continue reading

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…….. 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

Posted in a terrified dog, adopted dogs, Highbury Park, Kings Heath Park, learning to trust, park dogs, park people, relationship building, rescue dogs, the dogs of King's Heath Park, walking in the park, walking my deaf/blind dog, walking with Rufus and Nancy | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

searching for Isis podengo

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday July 21st 2019           It’s Friday afternoon, a dull day, sultry, and quite warm enough to sit outside. I decide … Continue reading

Posted in a terrified dog, Isis in danger, Isis says "No"., Kings Heath Park, poor Isis, walking in the park | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

nice things happen in the park …………………

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday July 7th 2019   Sometimes, lovely things happen in the park. One morning recently Bev and I sat on a log, and Nancy decided … Continue reading

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the case of the disappearing dog

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 3oth 2019   On Thursday, Isis makes her way towards one of her current favourite areas: the tangle of woodland between the two … Continue reading

Posted in Highbury Park, I'm off my lead!, twirling, walking in the park, walking my deaf/blind dog | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

Isis has a wonderful time

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday June 26th 2019   It’s Monday. Wishing to reduce driving on the gravel to the minimum, I now park in the first space I … Continue reading

Posted in deaf/blind dog plays, dear little Isis, Highbury Park, I'm off my lead!, Isis meets other dogs, park dogs, scenting, walking in the park, walking my deaf/blind dog | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

goodbye little Maggie

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 23rd 2019   This is little Maggie, one of my favourite dogs.       In April, when I took the photo, her … Continue reading

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what Isis might have said ………………………

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday June 12th 2019   Although she is deaf, I talk to Isis all the time. As you do. Her thoughts, of course, I can … Continue reading

Posted in a very naughty dog, clever girl, Highbury Park, I'm off my lead!, Isis is no angel, Isis says "No"., scenting, walking in the park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Isis has other ideas ………………………

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 9th 2019   (My apologies for the odd posts which may have arrived this evening. Before I downloaded images from my phone, I … Continue reading

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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

Posted in deaf/blind dog plays, Highbury Park, Isis says "No"., poor Isis, running running, twirling, walking in the park, walking with Rufus and Nancy, we don't like bright sun | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment