The PDSA Dickin medal In my last post, Dickin medal for war hero Chips i wrote about the heroism of A dog called Chips. However the overwhelming thing to you all seems to be amazed by is that there is a scheme for awarding medals for gallantry to our animal comrades called the PDSA Dickin Medal. The …Continue reading "The Pdsa Dickin medal"
The Dicken Medal The Dicken Medal is the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross, awarded for extreme acts of courage in exceptional circumstances. Awarded by the Peoples Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA). CHIPS I was listening to the Radio when i heard the most remarkable story, the Story of Chips, a Husky cross who served …Continue reading "Dicken Medal for war hero Chips"
Stellas our Staffies Dietary needs Since we got Stella she has had an awkward stomach we tried various dog foods from wet thru dry. We tried James wellbeloved CHAPPIE wet and dry Chum and several others. At furst she would tolerate them but within a week her poop would be loose. However every time to …Continue reading "Feeding guide for staffies"
The Alaskan Malamute (some say Malamute Husky) The Alaskan Malamute as a breed As a breed the Alaskan Malamute weighs between 32 to 43kgs fully grown. Built for stamina and Strength the Malamute is not a recommended Breed for a flat or apartment neither is it a good first breed. An extremely sensitive breed which …Continue reading "Alaskan Malamute as a pet"
Dogue de bordeaux With thanks to Dawn Jeffs. Dogue De Bordeaux adodption is one to take careful consideration over. For those of you who have seen “Turner and Hooch!” the DBD is very much a Hooch Character, i am informed by Dawn that her DBD is as soft as they come though and good with …Continue reading "Dogue De Bordeaux adoption"
So you’ve decided you want your first dog? Do you know what you need for your first dog. Well here come a few tips A solid lead of course and a collar and current United Kingdom law requires the dog to be electronically tagged and if your breeder hasn’t you need to get the dogs …Continue reading "First dog Advice "
Holidays are over The Christmas Holidays are over, I sit writjng this on the final evening about to walk Stella. Stella had a visit to the Vet this morning for her 3 monthly Glands to be cleaned out. An experience I cannot recommend bring in the room for. Poor dog is not going to know …Continue reading "Holidays are over Back to work"
Hijacked Hey my Friends it’s me Stella, I’ve hijacked his Blog again I must wish you all A Staffy merry Christmas. This Christmas thing Turns out this Christmas thing is quite a lark. You remember all those boxes I told youTurns mum wrapped up in dogs life. Well they’re called presents and mum and the other Human …Continue reading "A very Staffy merry Christmas "
It’s a Dogs Life They say it’s a Dogs Life but this month has been strange. The Human is singing and the mum gets up every morning goes to this strange statue, which looks like a soldier, and gets me some treats then they get something called chocolate, that mum says I’m not allowed this …Continue reading "It’s a Dogs Life, and this is mine "
Carrying on from last post Staffordshire Bull Terrier. I want to relate a couple of anecdotes to you. I’m hoping you will share to the world. Also please comment and share your own similar story. Anecdote 1 Get that F******g thing away The first piece is from facebook. Its author has given me permission to share it, …Continue reading "Breeding Fear of Dogs"