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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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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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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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Getting Ready For Christmas… And Putting Antlers On The Dog

One of my main concerns about getting a dog was that Helen told me her family never had a Christmas Tree because their family dog used to eat it. Determined that CJ wasn’t going to ruin Christmas for me, I … Continue reading

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How To Keep A Puppy Entertained? A Mirror!

How do you keep a puppy entertained for hours? A mirror! Of course another puppy that looks exactly like her and moves like her tends to freak her out after a while. So much so, she even hid from herself. … Continue reading

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Dog Vs. Dog: CJ Vs. Ozzy – The Battle Of Bedminster

The weekend saw a visitor to our house in the form of young Ozzy Stocks – a Labrador puppy who had recently been taken in by some friends. As Ozzy had been indoors for the past three weeks (pending injections), he … Continue reading

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