Tag Archives: CJ the puppy

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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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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Does Canine Advertising Work On CJ?

So this week, the various news outlets and media stations were excited to announce that the UK was showing the first ever advert for dogs. Of course the advert was for dog food (Bakers if you must know) and was … Continue reading

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Ill, Caged And Bemused By Builders

CJ has had a rough week. Not only is she apparently infected with a horrible parasite (courtesy of frolicking in muddy puddles), but as we have had builders in recently, she has had to stay in her crate in order … Continue reading

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