Arlene and two adopted dogs.

Just a blog from someone who loves to communicate with other dog owners

Category Archives: Life

Wednesday and Thursday things

Two posts in one here.    Wednesday the first full day with the pack it’s working out not bad, apart from a couple of days back along, it’s been many years since I’ve had to cope with so many dogs at once, but they’re good and well behaved in the whole. I’ve put a bell on …

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The Weather

Hasn’t this been a fantastic summer? with temperatures averaging 28 degrees since early July, Some days have been so heart achingly beautiful, I have just lost myself in the sheer glory of warmth and sun. To-day , well, what a change, a drop of about 10 degrees with heavy burst of rain and gusts of …

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Walking the dog

A true story for sharing.   WALKING THE DOG Reportedly, a woman was flying from Seattle to San Francisco . Unexpectedly, The plane was diverted to Sacramento along the way. The flight attendant explained that there would be a delay, and if the passengers wanted to get off the aircraft the plane would re-board in 50 …

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A parking matter part two

I intended posting this yesterday but got tied up, But, I went back via car to the parking spot, I wasn’t sure whether or not I’d see Mr. Know all, as I was a bit later. but as chance would have it, just as I got the dogs out of the car he drove down …

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A Parking matter.

I had to call the police station to-day to get clarification on a parking matter. In the evening I often take the dogs down a longish Avenue which has several roads leading off mostly with dead ends. The blue arrow is my route and I park down at the bottom as shown by the blue …

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Well it’s New Years Eve, and the weather is miserable and damp, ideal for staying home, which I am doing this evening, the days of going out ‘first footing’ for me are well and truly over. I will go to bed at around my usual time of 10.30 pm and hopefully sleep through, then waken …

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A couple of little grumbles

I was reading the newspaper the other day and there was an article on to-day’s doctors. It struck a cord with me having had a bit more to do with doctors in the past couple of years, than the previous 50 as far as I can gather. The author was commenting about the more cavalier …

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Ramblings in the night

It’s quarter to three, there’s no one in the place except you and me., that’s what Frank sang, well the song’s mine right now, as that’s what the time is now. I don’t really give a stuff whether or not anyone reads or comments on this, I’m writing for my own pleasure. I was so …

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Close call

I think I mentioned that an old friend of mine had died, He, his wife and I being Scottish, struck up a friendship in the dog world. Cath died about 16years ago and Fergie the other week. The funeral is on Friday, his daughter phoned me to tell me the date,time and cemetery, which I …

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