Heatwave Well some would say we are having our best summer for years, I am even hearing people saying “Best summer since 1976!” Well we may think that but what about our Canine friends in this heatwave. I look out my window in the afternoon when i am home and I see people walking their …Continue reading "Heatwave survival Tips for our canine friends"
Back to the Vets Hello again form Stella and I. So the third week of Stella’s summer diary saw her back at the vets adding another £75 to the previous £75 earlier in may. This time it was her right ear, which already has a tight ear canal, and one look from the vets and …Continue reading "Stella’s Summer Diary Week 3 Back to the Vets"
Not a great week. early on at least for Stella’s Summer Diary Hey guys you all know about Stella, my almost thirteen year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier. I thought i would give you an extract from her Summer Diary Well it has been a pretty torrid week for her, and us! She did not eat …Continue reading "Stella the Staff’s Summer diary, the diary of a thirteen year old staffy"
One of my readers made a valid point its coming into the holiday time of year and if your four legged friend is going with you have you given thought to the holiday hazards of the places you intend to go to, for the dog. We all know the hazards we face on our …Continue reading "Its Holiday season, or Holiday Hazard season, watch where you are taking your four legged friends"
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"
following on from what to consider when adopting a dog here is the first breed specific breakdown, my favourite breed the Staffordshire Bull Terrier Overview of the Staff Staffordshire Bull terriers were bred from the larger more aggressive breeds with the faster more tenacious Terrier, creating the breed largely grouped, by the USA at least, among …Continue reading "Staffordshire Bull Terrier"
Dogs truly are man’s best friend. In the post Assistance Dogs I detailed the social aspect of how dogs help, in being an aide for people of many walks of life. Including guide dogs for the blind. Service dogs at their best However dogs have more strings to their bow than that: Sniffer dogs can sniff out …Continue reading "Service dogs in the UK "
Its sunday morning and Snow is falling Stella and I went out early this morning, and it was raining quite heavily. As i got back to our second floor flat, waiting for Tesco to arrive with our delivery and talking to my fiancee, i noticed that Snow is falling. From my fiancee’s point of view and from …Continue reading "Snow is falling thick and Fast"
Why adopt a Staff Ok im going to point out from the start Im no expert, i am writing from my experience and meagre knowledge. Stella, has one big plus for me, she loves her walks and has been my running mate if you take a look at one of my older blogs fromhelltoeternity. However I’m …Continue reading "Adopt A Staffordshire bull terrier "
Winter is coming Fridaywoods Colchester The first trip through Fridaywoods for a while sees major changes. All but the Evergreen Pines are all but leafless. A carpet of leaves lays inches thick. Some of the leaves have begun their decomposition. A squirrel scurries up a bare trunk to escape Stellas attention. Coppicing the woodland The summer’s …Continue reading "Fridaywoods laid bare, our local woods"