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Latest posts by Welshonion

Anyone recognise this mysterious seedling?

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 13:20
Not sure, the leaves look a bit shiny for dog's mercury.

dog bite,anyone know for sure?

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 13:15
Trespass is only applicable if damage is caused. Frankly, I would kick out at a dog if I was going to be bitten. Chicken and egg situation.

Really there is no point in bringing cows into the conversation.

A running or 'cycling figure is very tempting to dogs, they are pack animals who naturally run down prey. Perhaps if the jogger had stood still she wouldn't have been bitten. Sadly the way to behave around animals is no longer taught. Witness the way drivers fail to drive correctly past horses on the road.

solar or not

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 12:59
Our water heating has been entirely solar from April to late September this year. We have two panels; sadly we don't have the right aspect for voltaics but we are considering free-standing panels, which are certainly feasible.

dog bite,anyone know for sure?

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 00:53
Yviestevie, anyone that kept a working dog on a lead on their land would look pretty stupid.

Just giving an example of how easy it is to generalise and how easy it is to talk nonsense.

In my experience most people who have land let their dogs run free. And why wouldn't they? When my daughter went out riding far from home she often took the dog, and it certainly wasn't on a lead.


Posted: 18/10/2014 at 12:20
If you look on the Problem Solving forum there is a current thread which will help you.

Best Plant to cover a drain cover

Posted: 18/10/2014 at 12:17
A prostrate Juniper planted next to the manhole works too.

help please as regards my dog

Posted: 18/10/2014 at 09:44
Cats are manageable if you wrap them in a towel so they can't scratch you. Tuck them under your elbow. You then have both hands free and the trick is to open the mouth and put the medication far back in the mouth beyond where they can use their tongue to eject the tablet.

It is much easier to do than to describe.

dog bite,anyone know for sure?

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 00:01
When you say their land, was the jogger on a footpath? Was the jogger entitled to be there?

You don't mention the breed of the dogs.

dog bite,anyone know for sure?

Posted: 15/10/2014 at 19:59
I think you have to go to court. Do you want the dog put down, or is it your dog?

Problem with a clivia

Posted: 15/10/2014 at 17:03
Atmosphere too dry? I don't know how bad your clivia is. I have a large clivia and the bottom of all the leaves are like this. Is it not normal? Keep it out of the sun, but in good light.

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