Tag Archives: Fergus’ recovery

10 Reasons I Shouldn’t Get Another Dog

1.  I already have 3 animals 2.  I have spent WAAAAAY too much time in the vet’s surgery in the last 12 months 3.  People will assume I’m hoarding animals 4.  People already assume I’m hoarding animals 5.  Children will … Continue reading

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Fergus’ Friday – stitched up no more

Keeping Fergus confined to one room lasted 5 days.  She’s a strong-willed little sod when she wants to be.  But let’s face it, it’s probably that will that has pulled her through.  So, she’s out and about in the house.  … Continue reading

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Getting the hang of this blogging thang

I’ve been at this blogging lark for a few months now and really haven’t had a huge amount of time in which to explore the ins and outs of WordPress’ bells and whistles. Our lovely blogpal Jodi Stone posted about … Continue reading

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Fergus’ Friday. Freeeeeeedom!

Our little furry friend has been allowed out of her confinement!  It’s such a milestone and she is almost as excited about it as I am!  I think. Freeeeeeeeedom! As well as giving me the okay to let her out, … Continue reading

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Merry Everything!

This week has been filled with preparations for Christmas, a potential cyclone and snot.  And obviously vets! Fergus is doing well.  🙂  We’ve elicited more than one smile from the vet this week.  Hurrah! Christmas preparations – not a lot … Continue reading

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Super Fergus

Pheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeew! The news so far is good.  She’s come through the surgery well and her lungs stayed inflated which is a HUGE relief. Even the wonderfully (and wonderful) dour v-e-t is happy.  The v-e-t is happy. It seems this was … Continue reading

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Back to the vet again!

Well, unfortunately Fergus has been back up at the v-e-t’s for x-rays today.  I brought her Thursday appointment forward because of the lump that was concerning me.  I was worried that she might have popped a stitch and that what … Continue reading

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Christmas Wish Lists

Wow!  Two of our lovely friends have nominated us for the Kreativ Blogger award. The first is Jodi Stone and her Life With Sampson and Delilah.  This is one of the first blogs I started to read.  I love the … Continue reading

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The Dog House Is Currently Occupied

We’re very excited here as we’ve been nominated for our first award by one of our newest and very sophisticated friends, Uptowndog. Liebster means “dearest” in German, and the award is intended to help up-and-coming blogs get the attention they … Continue reading

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Reclaiming the blog!

It’s time to turn the blog back over the Flo!  We’ve had a fairly quiet life centring around home, punctuated with our evening walks.  This week we managed a couple of puppy play dates when it was great to catch … Continue reading

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To air condition or not to air condition…

Flo’s skin – fabulous. George’s wound – fine. Fergus – home.  For the weekend.  🙂 … and breathe. I’m not sure about my nursing prowess.  I’m quite good at fussing, but nursing? Our feline heroine is none too impressed with … Continue reading

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One day at a time…

Things are ticking along with the Flo and George, thankfully.  Flo had an allergic reaction to something which manifest itself as lumpy skin – we don’t know what caused it, but that’s cleared up with some medication from the v-e-t.  … Continue reading

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Update on this week’s events

Firstly, thank you for your support over the last few days.  I am new to this whole blog thing and have been so touched by the blogging community, the comments and support.  Thank you, thank you, thank you. The week … Continue reading

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Oh What a Week! Fingers Crossed for Fergus.

I know this is Flo’s ‘space’, but today I’m writing about Fergus, my lovely 7 year old cat.  She has the sweetest nature of any cat I’ve owned, except in the case of her relationship with George, towards whom she … Continue reading

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