Tag Archives: Baxter the Staffy

My Boy, Baxter

My dog is the best! He is a cheeky, noisy, clumsy, adorable crossbreed, and he is our boy. Baxter is a rescue dog, and we believe he is Welsh, since he was found near Wrexham and taken to a local … Continue reading

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The Dog That Loves Christmas

My dog is giddy about Christmas. He is around eleven years old now, and he absolutely loves opening presents! In fact, we have to watch where we leave things under the tree, because Mr Mischief has a habit of helping … Continue reading

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Baxter’s Favourite Beach

Hello everyone! Our summer holidays are flying by, it seems, and this week my children and I are very excited to be counting down for our Big Family Holiday. So far we have managed to keep ourselves busy. We have … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge X is for Baxter

My #AtoZChallenge could not pass without a mention for my gorgeous four-legged baby. He is my Boy, my first child, my darling dog, Baxter. Yes, I am a dog lover. And technically, Baxter is not my first doggy child. Before … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge – Delightful Doggy Distractions!

Today is Friday, and here in the UK our schools finish for two weeks of Easter holidays, hooray (I think!). My eldest daughter is at pre-school and her term dates correspond with our local schools, so I am making the … Continue reading

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You’ll Never Be a Show Dog, Baxter! #StaffyLove

I decided today that I must fire my dog. I mean, sack him! He’s supposed to be a guard dog, but this week he failed spectacularly in that task, although fortunately it wasn’t a situation that required any serious intervention. … Continue reading

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#SofterThanYouThink My Staffordshire Bull Terrier

I have been prompted to write this post in response to an emailed newsletter from Battersea Dogs and Cats Home in London. Although I have never visited that particular dogs’ home since it is in a different part of the … Continue reading

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Big Dogs Gone Bad; the Dangerous Dogs Discussion

Today the UK headlines are dominated by the tragic story of a schoolgirl from Greater Manchester who was possibly mauled to death by four or five dogs in a private residence. I have only heard the story on BBC Radio … Continue reading

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The Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a very misunderstood breed of dog. In recent years these animals have been bred for dog fighting and have been used as so called ‘status’ dogs among gangs of youths. It is a shame that … Continue reading

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Baxter’s Collar

Wednesday 14th July 2010 I woke feeling ill today.  At three months’ pregnant that is to be expected, but this wasn’t made any easier by my Staffordshire Bull Terrier Cross, Baxter.  Two weeks’ ago he cut his foot while out … Continue reading

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