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Monday Mischief – Elsie’s Collared

It is becoming a regular occurence for Flo to turn up at the door completely naked… Elsie has been honing her skills in collar removal, which is then followed by chewing them juuuust to the point that the buckle no … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Survivor Darwin

  We’re taking part in the Wordless Wednesday Blog hop hosted by BlogPaws.  Click on the link to join in.

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Monday Mischief – Trouble With A Capital E

  We’re doing the Monday Mischief Blog Hop.  Click on the link to go to Snoopy’s blog and join in the fun!

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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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Monday Mischief… Durability 9!

Let me remind you what happened to the ‘durability level 8’ eagle… The good news is that 24 hours later the cow also lives another day.  🙂 We’re taking part in the Monday Mischief Blog Hop.  Hop over to Snoopy’s … Continue reading

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Monday Mischeif – You Think You’re So Tough!

We’ve yet to find a stuffie that’s a match for Flo. This one looked hopeful. In fairness to the company that makes this, it was tougher than the other ones we’ve tried, and it’s not the toughest one they manufacture.  … Continue reading

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The Dog Ate My Homework

It’s been raining.  Flo is stuck under the house when it rains.  She can’t go and ferret around in the garden.  When Flo is stuck under the house she looks for things to amuse herself.  This week she found some … Continue reading

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

We’re taking part in Blogpaws Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop.  Click on the link below to go to their site and join in.

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Old Bed, New Bed

This is Flo’s old bed.  Flo likes to chew beds.  This is when she first started to chew her old bed.  Flo chewed her old bed so much that we’ve had to throw it in the bin. Flo has a … Continue reading

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So long Sunny

The end of another week and a week off work stretches ahead… sigh.  We’ve been back at the v-e-t again but this time with Fergus, who has been fighting.  She’s a pest because she starts fights which don’t finish well … Continue reading

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The life span of a toy…

Before Flo’s arrival I had lovingly gone out and purchased some toys for her to play with when she got here.  There were a fair few lion toys, of course, along with an octopus, and I can’t remember what else.  … Continue reading

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Jaws of destruction

I could be jinxing this, but after a few weeks of exercising regularly every evening, the destruction seems to be decreasing… but I still return home anticipating the worst and I may well regret that observation when I get home … Continue reading

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When perfect puppies turn…

Yay, we’re out walking again.  Flo’s just toooooooo destructive without exercise.  Unfortunately, she now seems to be in a pattern of looking for trouble while I’m at work.  This week I came home one day to 20kg of pool salt … Continue reading

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Encouraging Canine Art

So Flo’s had a couple of weeks with no walks because of her shoulder.  Flo minus walks equals trouble.  Consequently I’ve discovered the remodelling that she’s been carrying out on the reticulation system.  To fix or not to fix… not, … Continue reading

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