Happiness is a dog called Charlie…

I don’t know if it was the sun, the copious amounts of fresh water, the hand-selected and strategically distributed freeze-dried liver treats, the receipt of  “good boy” compliments  (for actually being a good boy), the satisfaction of yomping up and down two hills, the companionship of other canine buds or the slightly cool breeze through … More Happiness is a dog called Charlie…

Never doubt the intelligence of dogs….or should that be their willingness to please…

Whilst out on the Monday Afternoon Pooch Walk the boys noticed a traffic sign. In the spirit of obedience, goodwill and group harmony they were only too happy to comply. It almost seemed a shame to tell them that the sign related to cars in the car park and not pooches on the Pooch Walk … More Never doubt the intelligence of dogs….or should that be their willingness to please…

Is sharing dog slobber the same as swapping spit (so to speak)…?

When I first started my long association with dogs, having a pet was my prime motivation…particularly coming from a family where pets were not allowed. Indeed, the thought of having a furry, four-legged canine friend was, of itself, almost enough; particularly as my experience with cats was fun but ultimately a much more “one way” … More Is sharing dog slobber the same as swapping spit (so to speak)…?

Could this be the Face of Halloween…..?

There are many mysteries in this world….Nessie, Sasquatch, the Bermuda Triangle to name but a few…many unclear images, legends and unexplained phenomena. Now, captured early on a cold October Tuesday morning through a frosted window and blurred by an insect screen could this image indicate the presence of another…? Has the Face of Halloween been … More Could this be the Face of Halloween…..?