Monthly Archives: July 2012

Monday Mischief – Mauled!

… and she loved every minute.  We went and joined the gang for a play just over a week ago now, even though the Fab one’s leg isn’t right… sometimes you’ve got to have fun too.  We didn’t stay long, … Continue reading

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Getting Ready For Elsie

Elsie arrives in just a few short days so today we’ve been getting everything organised so that we’re all set to go. Flo’s litter was born with absolute perfect timing and she was ready to come to her new home … Continue reading

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – The Swiss Monkey Has Been Neutralised

Some kind friends gave Flo a monkey which they bought while they were in Switzerland.  If you look closely you can see that its ear has been chewed off.  It had to go in the bin because of the gel … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – So, You Think You Can Lie In?

Flo thought I’d been in bed long enough. With having a full house of visitors we’ve been sleeping on the sofabed in the study – well, Flo has been on her bed on the floor – there wasn’t much room … Continue reading

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It’s Been A Hard Week! Not.

Zzzzzz And more zzzzzz…. And still more zzzzzz… And finally, We’re enjoying relaxing while we can because…. … the Mistress of Destruction’s apprentice arrives in less than two weeks.  We’re calling her Elsie for short.  🙂

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – More Resting, Flo Style

Here are a few more pictures of Flo resting… they make me laugh, I just love that she had so much fun just running around a tree branch. We’re taking part in BlogPaws Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop.  Click on the … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – I Can’t Imagine Why Flo’s Leg Is Sore

For ages now I’ve been annoyed by a black wattle tree branch that has been growing over part of the lawn and shading it on one side of the house.  The grass is looking dreadful because of it (unlike the … Continue reading

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Dion Beasley – Cheeky Dog Art

[NOTE 15-5-2013 I have noticed a lot of hits on this post over the last few days.  Please note that unfortunately the link to reading more about Dion Beasley and to the Nyinkka Nyunyu Arts and Cultural Centre are no … Continue reading

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Gratuitous Puppy Pic!

 

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Wordless Wednesday – Flo v Kong

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Monday Mischief – How Does Your Garden Grow?

… not terribly well when a 40kg Ridgeback plonks herself in the middle of the plants. Just an update on Saturday’s post re apple cider vinegar.  I think Flo’s leg was beginning to show an improvement last night, but only … Continue reading

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The Apple Cider Vinegar Cure-All?

This week I’ve been holding out great hope for Flo’s dodgy leg/shoulder.  Yes, it’s still a problem, and no, it’s not getting any better.  The last time I had her out for a walk she leapt over a fallen tree … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Faces of Flo: Pleading

We’re taking part in BlogPaws Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop hosted by Life With Dogs.  Click on the link to hop over and join in.

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