Tag Archives: deaf/blind dog rages

the fence

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday December 3rd 2017   Last year I obtained from Freegle a very long, three foot tall length of plastic-covered wire border edging. This has proved … Continue reading

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does my owner HAVE an IQ?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!           Sunday November 11th 2015   After the foot biting incident earlier in the week, I Sudocreme Isis’s foot and give her her … Continue reading

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Isis loses it

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday November 11th 2015   In my last post I mused about the awfulness of the prospect of driving away and leaving Isis behind. Since then, … Continue reading

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things that go grrrrrrrrrrarghgrrrrrrrrrrah in the night

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.   First, I apologise to any poor soul who attempted to read Monday’s post during the first half hour it was put up. The paragraphs were in the wrong order and there … Continue reading

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more blood letting

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Saturday   Well, tidings of comfort and joy – not. In the park today Isis strikes the fence with her tail which begins to bleed again. Soon she and the … Continue reading

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she’ll soon be bald

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Saturday   Over the past forty-eight hours Isis has been a little ***, growling, snarling and biting her hair off at the drop of the proverbial hat. I keep fantasising … Continue reading

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a very angry dog

    Monday   Yesterday’s missing post? Put it down to Isis. Or maybe it’s all my fault. After a long, enjoyable walk in Highbury Park, Isis joins Ji. and me in the front room. It faces south and is … Continue reading

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two trying days

  Tuesday Yesterday builders K and M were working outside the house. Today they put up a stair rail and replace part of the banister. No problems with K and M. Very nice guys. The problem is Isis. There’s no … Continue reading

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Isis strikes again

  Monday A bright ball of sun hangs low in the sky. In the park Isis is jumpy.     As usual, I encourage her to approach and sniff the things which startle her. Sometimes she flinches and seeks the … Continue reading

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furry fury

  Friday Often, taking time to reflect on an Isis ‘event’ gives me insight into what triggered it. But I am still puzzled about Wednesday. A cold, bright frosty morning. Good walking weather. But not for dogs who can only … Continue reading

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