Posts Tagged ‘vinnie’

Panic over my old dog with bad teeth!

This post is about the panic we had over my old dog with bad teeth. One of the things you need to consider when choosing a dog (yes, even before you GET a dog) is that if there is an incovenient time to do something, they’ll find it.

Dog Photos – Arwen, Vinnie and Kylah

Magnificent dog photos of Kylah, Vinnie and Arwen taken in December 2011 by John Harper at The Lock House at Great Haywood.

Think About Your Weather When Bringing A New Puppy Home!

It’s really important to think about your climate when bringing a new puppy home. Think about whether it’s going to be happy to run around with you where you live, in the weather you live in 365 days a year before choosing.

How To Find The Best Dog Shelter Or Dog Rescue

The purpose of this article is to give you my top tips on how to find the best dog shelter or dog rescue.

Greyhounds For Sale? Adopt A Retired Greyhound Instead.

I just went on Facebook today to find that a person or organisation called ‘Greyhounds For Sale’ had asked to connect with me on Branch Out. Read my reply and why adopting an ex-racing greyhound could be for you

Dog Walk In Dove Dale – 3rd March 2012

I used to love walking on my own. Now I can’t imagine walking without the dogs. Today I wanted to share a few photos taken on an afternoon walk in Dovedale, in the Peak District, and help you find the same joy

Get A Good Vet Before Bringing A New Puppy Home

If you’re thinking of bringing a new puppy home, it’s important to get a good vet. Read how my recent dilemmas about treating my old greyhound Vinnie inspired these 10 essential tips to help you get a good vet too.

Consider Character When Bringing A New Puppy Home

Another article on bringing a new puppy home, this time inspired by Arwen’s reaction to a very usual item of clothing. Find out why a puppy’s character – and yours – will be central to your success.

Living With An Older Dog

It’s official. Vinnie is old. At 11.5 human years (80.5 human years), he has decided it is time to take things easy. So I decided to do an article on living with an older dog, covering Vinnie’s health, exercise and food issues.

Dog Walks At Castle Ring Fort

More photos! This time some early morning shots from our dog walk near Castle Ring hill fort near Cannock. Lovely pictures of Kylah, Arwen and Vinnie enjoying life the way only happy dogs can.