Clarington


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HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 16/05/2016 at 13:03

Afternoon all.


 


Reggie (a rescue dog himself) was up every two hours last night. No real reason why but most insistent we played ball in the garden at 04:00.


Lantana; his ibs is something that flares up randomly. The vets have tested him for everything they can think of. He's now on a raw food diet which suits him well (normally). We think he got upset because I wasn't around much at the weekend. He is very sensitive to change. Obviously a mummy's boy ;)


So far all is well; we're having a nice gentle day digging random holes in the garden!


I may have just changed my design layout for the garden again. The greenhouses are going to be hidden out of view from the lounge window by tucking them up to his lordships garage. It should ( I hope) create a better more open appearance.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 15/05/2016 at 21:34

I hope you sleep well tonight Joyce; it sounds like you will need it. Fingers crossed the staff will help OH  rest too.



A certain little (29kg) puppy has turned rather unwell again. Fluids exiting the body from both directions. I had hoped we had his diet sorted to fix this :( Fingers crossed this little bundle of fluff and cuddles will feel better in the morning although I think he'll be on the bed with us tonight as he is very needy right now.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 15/05/2016 at 19:20

That is quite a cake!!

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 15/05/2016 at 16:47

THE WEEKEND STARTS HERE!!!!

Is Cornwall the best or is Cormwall the best?

Posted: 15/05/2016 at 07:35

YORKSHIRE IS THE GREATEST!


(they say if I don't do this I'll have my flat cap revoked)

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 15/05/2016 at 07:31

Morning all. Missed Eurovision last night as had a surprise visit to go and see a lovely friend of mine who had parked his truck up nearby on his travels around the country.


Back at work today; it's looking such a lovely day outside I'm expecting it to be rather quiet. Bad for us but I can't blame people I'd happily be out in this sunshine!


Keep safe everyone.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 14/05/2016 at 15:05

I've got to go and pick up a friend this evening so will be missing Euro-whats-it


Does this mean I CAN wear hot pants?

I strimmed my allium!

Posted: 14/05/2016 at 07:44

Last year my allium became a target for both his lordship and the hound to trample. Most had their flower heads trampled their leafs crushed. My lord mess didn't cover it.


You'll be pleased to know that they've all come up this year; not as strong as previously but I'm hoping with feed and nurture they'll recover for a great display next year.


Good luck!

blogging

Posted: 14/05/2016 at 07:39

I find WordPress quite easy to use on my computer but an absolute arse on a tablet. What are you using? I'd I know this I might be able to better help you.


You might find searching you tube for how to videos useful as well.

Cat scent!

Posted: 14/05/2016 at 07:36

The smell left behind will encourage your cat to go back to that place; after all I was taught to litter box train the cat by putting their poo in the box so you might be worth at least removing an inch or two and maybe putting gravel /  slate on the pots to protect them.


BUT


What you also need to them address is where will your cat go now? Will you be encouraging them to use a provided tray of loose soil somewhere nice and discrete that you can clean up easily? Perhaps with a cat nip type plant nearby to encourage them that this is their area of the garden.

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