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Dog in a dog coat

Pippy is now on her 4th dog coat.  This doesn’t include the vest/romper suit she had to wear after she’d been spayed (preferable to a cone round her neck, we thought). 410 more words

Irish Setter, Italian Greyhound and India

I is for Irish Setter, Italian Greyhound and India

  John Tyler (1841-1845), Harry S. Truman (1945-1953), Richard M. Nixon (1989-1933), and George W. Bush (2001-2009). 549 more words

One-Liner Wednesday – Be Careful

“Thanks and drive carefully today!”

An hour and 10 minutes into my 20-minute commute, those were the words I wanted lots of other people to hear. 385 more words

New England Life

Bye bye, National Trust, hello Delamere!

I’ve been a National Trust member for years.  Lots of years.  Even before I was a member in my own right, I was part of my parents’ family membership.  367 more words

Sunshine and a stodgy pie

Another beautiful, sunny day!  And the first day in what seems like forever that Pippy came home looking (nearly) as clean as when we went out. 121 more words

Dog mortified by owner’s Crufts outfit

Ian McDowell, a four-year-old Irish setter, has admitted that he is “deeply embarrassed” by the outfit his owner has chosen to wear while showing him at Crufts this year. 163 more words


Sticky ears and hairy paws

Today Pippy and I went on a little trip to our local Pets at Home to buy a chew to keep her occupied when I had a visitor later. 255 more words