Tag Archives: deaf/blind dog

what’s up Isis?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 24th 2019   Something interesting happened early last week, but this was eclipsed (couldn’t resist the word) by losing Isis last Friday. Isis … Continue reading

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the ‘garden’

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday July 14th 2019   The flower meadow at Highbury, now in its third year, is thriving. Often I admire it, and wish that a … Continue reading

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Isis keeps cool

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 3rd 2019   On Saturday morning the car park is full of dog walkers: it will be much too hot to bring dogs … 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

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not my day ………………………..

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 16th 2019   This morning I oversleep, and when I arrive downstairs, am met with my deserts. On the mat by the front … 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

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how sweet is that?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday May 29th 2019   It’s reunion time, and Rufus is very excited. Beside himself, if the truth be told. He takes reunions very seriously, … Continue reading

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also, that week ………….

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday May 15th 2019   While our visitor stays with us, the weather is very changeable. This leads to an interesting but sometimes difficult week … Continue reading

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parks and dogs and people

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday April 17th 2019   Spring has been popping on and off the scene for a while now. First the snowdrops, then the daffodils. Now … Continue reading

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dialogue with Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday April 3rd 2019   Human: After going nuts on Sunday, you growl and snap at yourself on and off all evening. Dog! It’s annoying. … Continue reading

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