Tag Archives: deaf/blind dog self-harms

what’s wrong, Isis?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday May 13th 2018   Quite a lot of ups and downs over the last couple of weeks. I ask for it. I decide to blog … Continue reading

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foot and mouth trouble

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Isis looks very sweet. She has just been brushed and since it is dry outside she is still her normal colour. This afternoon I hammer in wooden posts around the … Continue reading

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I’ll soon be bald

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Monday   Oh dear. The rage spins have continued. And they have been spectacularly bad. My ploys for pr-empting the post meal rages have ceased to work. Yesterday, after she … 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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a bad mistake

  Tuesday At first I didn’t discriminate between Isis’s ‘twirling’ and her ‘spinning’. But they are very different. ‘Twirling’ can be disconcerting but for Isis it is a happy activity. She circles, head up, front paws lifted off the ground, … Continue reading

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