Author Archives: Timon Singh

About Timon Singh

Timon Singh lives in Bristol, England with his girlfriend Helen Harfield. He is a graduate of Liverpool University where he received a degree in Social and Economic History. He is currently a Creative Copywriter and does freelance work for Den of Geek and Inhabitat. An avid film geek, he can often be found on his sofa basking in the power of his home cinema system. He can also be found on Twitter: @timonsingh

I’m Not Entirely Sure How This Happened… But I Have Another Dog

So, you may notice this has been my first post since November 2012 and there’s a reason for that – there was nothing to write. Once you get used to a dog, life just falls in to a routine and by … Continue reading

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Ear Infections, Bugs And The Cone Of Shame

How naive I was. I thought that once CJ was shaved, we could start from scratch in terms of grooming and, after a few months, would be able to trim her ourselves with no problems whatsoever. I forsaw a hassle-free … Continue reading

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CJ Gets A Close Shave: A Mat Too Far

There are benefits of having a hairy dog. They don’t moult, they are warm on a cold evening and they can double as a pillow. However when they like to play in rivers and mud, there is an unfortunate side-effect … Continue reading

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How To: Removing A Tick For The First Time

So while sitting down to watch the Jubilee Concert, we discovered CJ had a massive tick on her front leg. We assumed she must have picked it up whilst running around up on The Downs earlier, but after a quick … Continue reading

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The Dog’s In Season! Run Away… And Protect The Carpets!

So it’s a Bank Holiday Weekend and Helen and CJ are back in the house with rather big news. CJ is officially in season. In layman’s terms, she is on her first period which means blood (potentially) everywhere. On top … Continue reading

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Home… And Away

“You’re back!” So for the last couple of weeks, we’ve been away on holiday in the US (it was lovely, thank you for asking) and during that time we left CJ with the people that run the local puppy classes. … Continue reading

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Shaving A Dog: Take 2 (This Time We Use Scissors)

The last time I ‘trimmed’ the dog, it was a nightmare. It took ages, hair went everywhere and she hated me as a result. This time, I decided to take a different approach. Instead of using the noisy trimmers, I … Continue reading

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