Happy Valentines

I hope you all had a happy valentines day, I had so much fun as I was allowed the envelopes and I helped master unwrap his present, mistress had flowers so I was not allowed to help unwrap them! I do like helping unwrap cards and presents it makes it so much fun for me and makes me really feel part of the family.

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Such fun

Today I had the most exciting time, it was such fun. Firstly I met up with 3 other dogs that I have met before and we all got in to the back of a van, yes I know me that hates going in cars/vans! We set off for a nearby hill to go for a wonderful walk, unfortunately it was misty, well so Mistress told me, I don’t know what mist is. There were lots of lovely new smells and I walked along with my new friends without any problems. It was very muddy after a lot of rain last night and I almost pulled mistress over, such fun! After our walk we had to get back in the van to return home and I jumped straight in which took mistress a bit by surprise and then I even settled down and had a bit of a sleep on the way home. It was all such fun.

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Snow

We have had snow! not much but enough to have a bit of fun. Last year was really the first year I learned to enjoy snow, although I am still not happy when the snow lands on my ears! Mistress took me for a lovely long walk today and we had such fun seeing the tracks in the snow and looking at the beautiful views. Mistress was a bit cross when I decided to set off after a pheasant down hill! She mumbled something about it would have been alright if she had a snowboard, I don’t know what she was on about but at least she stayed upright. I was not so sure about having my feet washed when we came home as mistress thought I may have got some salt off the roads, mind you as I stood still it meant I got more treats!

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Brrrrrrr

Brrrrrr it is cold outside at the moment my ‘paw’ feet are so cold, I think I should have been given some booties for Christmas by master said ‘proper’ dogs don’t wear booties! I am enjoying the winter walks they are longer walks and we have had some beautiful sunny days. I am used to not working at the moment and I think that I am going to have a problem getting back in to work this week-end but we are full with lots of people going to the races at Cheltenham. I think they may get a bit cold! Oh well better get back to my sofa as it is in the sun so I will be warm and snug.

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Happy New Year

Happy new year everyone, I hope you all had a good time over the Christmas and new year season. I was such a lucky dog with lots of new toys to play with and I have not broken any of them yet and still play with most of them. My bed is soooooo comfy I like bed time as I curl up in the cosy soft bed with the high sides keeping out draughts. Since I have had my new bed I have not been near my other on in the corner of the kitchen so it shows that this one is a winner! Today was a bit cold outside and I am sorry to announce that master and mistress did not take my hints of booties and a warm coat for walks, seriously, so I had to brave the elements with just my natural feet and own coat! Brrrr it was 0 degrees today but I soon forgot all about it as I enjoyed my walk in the woods. I do like this time of year with lie ins and longer walks, as it is all about me!

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Merry Christmas

I hope you all had a very merry Christmas.

I had a wonderful time with lots of new toys, a new bed and a new collar! How cool is all of that? I was in the dog house again though as I managed to upset everyone by rolling in fox poo in the garden in my new collar. None wanted me to sit next to them and I had to revert to my old collar whilst the new one was scrubbed clean and left to dry! I was given 2 rub downs with special shampoo and water but I still carry a slight  aroma, which is great because my new bed no longer smells like a new bed!

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Christmas is coming

Christmas is coming, do you know how I know? well some of my big fans arrived last week with a new toy for me! It was not wrapped but heard it mentioned it was Christmas, it is s sheep that grunts like a pig trouble is I keep forgetting it is my bed and I lie down and grunting starts! I also know Christmas is coming because master told mistress to take me in the kitchen while he walked through with my present that he did not want me to see! I am so excited how many presents do you think I will get, well it is not really the number I get but how many other people get and how many I can help unwrap! I love wrapping paper and helping people unwrap presents. Oh so exciting…Christmas is coming. Hope you all have a good one.

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Strange guest

I have been really busy, last week-end some guests came back to see me, BUT I did a silly thing and was so excited I slipped on the sofa as I was barking my welcome and twisted my back, so yet again I had to go and see my vet. I was just not myself and I could not jump and certainly could not curl up in to a tight ball to go to sleep. I did miss the strange guest arriving on Saturday afternoon and so imagine my surprise when on Sunday morning after everyone had had breakfast and I was allowed to help clear breakfast there in front of me was a huge reindeer, eating my biscuits! Well on second thoughts it was not eating my biscuits as it was made of a twigs/wicker but it must have been 4 foot high and standing in my Breakfast room! I did let master and mistress know it was not on as we do not allow pets as I am more than enough for this house. Luckily it left with the guests. My back is now better just in case anyone wondered!

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All well again

All well again, my paw is back to normal with only a small war scar to show! I was very good when I went to have my staple out, I just sat quietly and looked at mistress while my vet took the staple out. I was even sent home with a bit of spare bandage in case it was needed again but she obviously took her job seriously and did not give me any biscuits for being so good! I will show her! I will loose some of my winter weight that I have put on to keep the cold out and then she will give me a biscuit next time I visit!

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Paw-ly

I have a paw-ly paw so I am feeling very sorry for my self. I cut my pad on my front paw, not sure how I managed it but at least I had had a wonderful 2 hour walk before hand. Mistress noticed me limping in from the garden so managed to take me to my vet. He , the vet, decided that I needed a stitch.  Well I am sorry but didn’t think that a stitch was a good idea so I rolled my eyes at him, so much so he thought my eyes were going to pop out of my head! so he decided to staple me together! I have a very natty bandage on my foot and it is beginning to feel better and I can put more weight on it , BUT do not tell master and mistress as they are being very caring and waiting on me hand and paw. Just a few more bags of chockie drops and I will be fine.

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