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Losing a Family Pet

Today I am looking for a fresh start as we begin the working week full of optimism and high hopes. Last week was not the best for me, for various reasons. My pet turtle died, and I am grieving for … Continue reading

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A Daytrip to Beeston Castle @EnglishHeritage

I had been meaning to visit Beeston Castle for a long time. It is only about half an hour away from home, and yet we never quite found time to stop on our travels. Finally, we had a free Bank … 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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#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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