Tag Archives: deaf/blind dog

it gets worse …..

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Thursday (should have been Wednesday) August 29th 2018   Isis: It should have been bloody Tuesday. Human: Isis! Isis: Well, I ask you. Tuesday was … Continue reading

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    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday January 22nd 2017   I still get a huge kick out of every one of Hairy One’s tail wags. Whether it’s a greeting or a … Continue reading

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good girl …………………… oh dear!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday June 5th 2016   Dividing the futon into ‘hers’ and ‘mine’ areas has been quite successful. Although every now and then Isis decides that she’ll … Continue reading

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a nice day – not

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday May 11th  2016   It’s Monday, and no sooner has poor Isis set paw in her own home again than she is whisked off for … Continue reading

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shedding a bit of light

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Monday   After almost a year I can, I think , confirm what has always been suspected: Isis is unable to see anything beyond light and shadow. When she appears … Continue reading

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Saturday review

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Saturday   On Sunday Isis leads me a great dance with the tunnel as she works out how she might de-gut it. I am clearing out the large cupboards under … Continue reading

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so I reinstall the tunnel ………..

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Monday   Yesterday evening I set forth once again on attempting to Isis proof the tunnel enclosure. Attracted by the mesh rolls, she dances helpfully on them as I work. … Continue reading

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behaviour modification ?

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Wednesday   There are three very positive outcomes to report. For five days now Isis has been eating on her own in the kitchen wearing her plastic cone and with … Continue reading

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I’ll go my way …..

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Monday       I love her expression on this photo. As we walk along one of the paths in Kings Heath Park, the sun pops out rather too brightly … Continue reading

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the rainflies are here!

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.     Friday On Thursday the rainflies are here. Isis enjoys her walk hugely and is happy to trot in any direction. I stand on the end of her lead, well … Continue reading

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