Tag Archives: deaf/blind dog hunts

our walks: be careful what you wish for part 2

    A post should appear each Sunday!   Sunday June 19th 2022   Off we trog back up to the field, stinking of eau de canal. At least, I imagine that we both stink; however, when we pause by … Continue reading

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what the hell’s going on?

    A post should appear each Sunday!     Sunday January 9th 2022   It’s January 2nd when we head down Dogpool Road, turn right onto Moor Green Lane, and park opposite The Highbury pub. It’s a dull, damp, … Continue reading

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here, there and everywhere 3

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday April 4th 2021   As Isis and I walk in Holders Lane, it’s as though someone has fired the starting pistol for the spring race. Buds … Continue reading

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trips, slips and curses 2

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday February 14th 2021   It’s Monday, and we’ve arranged to meet Bev and the doodles  again at Holders Lane. I’m a little apprehensive after Saturday’s debacle. … Continue reading

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wasps and hoses

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday August 19th 2018   Since I’ve had the second shoulder operation I’ve not, of course, been able to take Isis for a walk. I’ve … 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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Isis the hunter

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday 11th September 2016   Isis loves hunting.       At night her final pee is heralded by an intake of breath as she attempts … Continue reading

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eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeek!

  Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Thursday   Isis plays happily in the garden. I lie happily on the futon. All is calm. One could almost drift off  …………………… Suddenly, I become aware of a frantic scuffling, … Continue reading

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rats and whistles

    New posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Monday   It is Sunday afternoon and Isis lies contentedly on the door mat in the hall. Her whiskers and beard are speckled with soil. She is dreaming about … Continue reading

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