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I have been sent the following link by a friend who is involved in rescue, foster and rehoming dogs in Ireland and thought I would post the link on here to see if there is any interest (hope I have…Continue
Bella has had to have a minor op yesterday to remove a couple of sebaceous cysts (one on tail and a tiny one on her back) and it did not all go as smoothly as it could. Apparantly she came out of…Continue
I can almost hear the gales of laughter sweeping round the globe after I pose this question so here goes..... Is there any way I can stop Bella from Begging? Right, now you have all got your breath…Continue
Bella (the) Ball is nearly seven months old and despite our ups and downs, tears (mine) and tantrums (hers) training has been going well, some things she grasps instantly, others she seems to be…Continue
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Bella loves, loves, loves the snow. She is a bit of a whirling dervish so difficult to photograph but here are Bella's basic snow rules:
1. Make sure you are going to be warm enough to stay out far longer than your human wants to be outside.
2. Run as much as you can so that there are no patches of un-settered snow, snow looks much better once…Continue
Today Bella celebrated her 3rd birthday, the cake was a bit of a rushed affair this year and was somewhat limited by the cooking capabilities of our current living arrangements in a static caravan. Bella will be getting a massive fat new bed when we move back into our house next month (if the builders ever finish).
Bella being a really good and patient girl,…Continue
Imagine my surprise when going through our post yesterday and I spotted that one envelope had been paid for with 4 x 13p postage stamps with Irish Setters on them. According to my google-ing they were issued in 1979 as part of a British Dog series.
If anyone would like them for their memorabilia collections then I am more than happy to post them on as we already have them as First Day…Continue
I cannot compete with Raff's spectacular carrot cake in looks, Debbie your cake is amazing again. I bet mine smells worse though..... Liver cake, cream cheese, fish treats and ham. It's at times like these you realise how much you love your dog.