Listed are the posts for July 2012.

Elusive seed

Oscar is home after his operation. Unfortunately the vet couldn’t find the grass seed but he saw ‘tracks’ where it had moved around and killed tissue. He spent half an hour flushing it out but the seed is still hiding. The dressing is to be changed on Friday and hopefully the seed will be found. […]

Sore paw…

Oscar is having an operation today to remove the grass seeds from his paw. PLEASE check your pets regularly for sharp grass seeds as they are VERY dangerous. Please read this and this for more information.

Hidden dangers*

Every morning when I exercise Oscar he retrieves his ball with a fanatical obsession that borders on mania. Must chase the ball… Whilst this is an excellent way to tire him out and ensure a calmer day it didn’t take place this morning much to his disgust. Yesterday I noticed that he was favouring his […]

Still here…

Life is a bit crazy at the moment. My husband has a slipped disc and is off work. He’s unable to sit so has to lie on the bed, floor or stand which also causes him pain. He’s desperately missing cycling but the Tour de France has helped a bit. My daughter (now 16, how […]