Tag Archives: Newbrook Farm

a dog, a cat, a taxi and me

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday October 10th 2018   It’s four o’clock on Monday morning. Isis is sleeping soundly downstairs. Daisy lies purring on my chest. She’s pleased that … Continue reading

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off to Newbrook Farm again

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday 13th 2018   It’s ten past eight in the morning, and Isis and I are in the reception area of RSPCA Newbrook Farm. We’ve not been … Continue reading

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those glands again

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday March 16th 2016   It’s a month since Hairy One’s anal glands were dealt with so off we go again to RSPCA Newbrook Farm. Our … Continue reading

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a return to Newbrook Farm

    Posting days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.   Wednesday   Off to Isis’s vet, RSPCA Newbrook Farm, today along with newspapers from the neighbours and donated bedding, items which the centre¬† always needs. Isis has an appointment at … Continue reading

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who’ll crack first?

  Wednesday Back to Newbrook Farm (RSPCA Birmingham) again today. Even though our appointment is at 8.10 a.m. the traffic is already nose to tail in Kings Norton and Cotteridge. We arrive with two minutes left to walk up the … Continue reading

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a single duvet

  Sunday   The RSPCA hospital at Newbrook Farm is in need of all kinds of bedding,¬† so on Saturday I collect a single duvet offered as a pet bed by a fellow Birmingham Freegler. We return home. I leave … Continue reading

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