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Hello Mr. Pumpkin Head!

You don’t scare me. You’re just a face some hooman carved out of a pumpkin. So I am going to give you a kiss  because I am not frightened away by your scary expression.

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Bretagne, the last of the 9/11 canine heroes

In the aftermath of 9/11, more than 100 dogs scoured the twisted pile of concrete and ash where the World Trade Center once stood.  They worked endlessly to assist the rescue teams in search of survivors at Ground Zero.

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Now can we go to sleep?

The Olympics is finally over! And we can all have quiet nights once more. Read more…

And the race is on …

We’ve been watching the Olympics every night so we know what a race entails …

We were preparing for our own Olympics “hurdles” race – just me and George. Read more…

An international gathering – in the spirit of Olympism

In the spirit of the Olympics, we had an international gathering at Kensington Gardens. Read more…

Catching up on the news

Georgie, something has happened while we were away for a few days. Read more…

Blond on blond

Can you see me?  I’m standing in one of the four Summer Houses that is an extension of the annual Serpentine Architecture Programme.  Read more…

Mynd Cymru!

I know I hail from Wales, but do you think I look good with a football?  Read more…

It’s a new dawn

“It’s a new dawn
It’s a new day
It’s a new life … Read more…

Eeny-meeny-miny-moe!

We woke up this morning with a sense of anticipation … Read more…

IN or OUT

Tomorrow we vote … Read more…

Good night, Mr. Sun

You must be tired.  It’s been a long day for you even though you were hidden behind the clouds most of today, overshadowed by the rain today, you were still up there. We know because you kept us warm. Read more…

You’re up very early, Mr. Sun!

Good morning, Mr. Sun! Long day ahead for you – 17 hours of lighting up our skies. Read more…

Who’s your Daddy?

My father is Ginger, a miniature apricot toy poodle.  I do take my colouring from him. Read more…

Should I stay or should I go?

One more week to make up our minds, but Mummy and I were wondering if the Referendum will affect our travels to Europe if the UK exits the EU. Read more…

Happy Birthday, Ma’am!

Yesterday was the day of street parties all over the UK – and we had organised our own – doggy-focused street party! Read more…

A service of Thanksgiving

I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. Psalm 121.1IMG_0687 Read more…

The real troopers at Trooping the Colours Parade!

We weren’t thinking of going to the parade, but we were up early going to the flower market. And since we were already in the area, we walked towards The Mall. As we approached Trafalgar Square, all the church bells were ringing.  Read more…

All systems go for #BARK STREET Party – 12 June

I was on hand to make sure everything is going as planned for the Bark Walk Street Party. Read more…

A doggy street party

for the Queen’s birthday!IMG_9872 Read more…

Chelsea is blooming!

This is the 11th year of “Chelsea in Bloom” –  it means that if you walk around the shops near Sloane Square, you will see a lot of amazing floral displays! Read more…

There’s a dispute going on in England

We were at The GOAT having lunch yesterday when we saw a parade of demonstrators walking past. “What are they doing, Mummy?” I asked. Read more…

At the feast of St. George

Well, would you believe that they actually had a party for George yesterday in Trafalgar Square! Read more…

“If music be the food of love, play on.”

Alas, it is the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death,

and it seemed but right for us to trot along Read more…

A Day named after George

Today’s is St. George’s Day!

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Our birthday portrait(s)

This was our “official” birthday photo taken yesterday for Mummy’s birthday – Left to right: Charles, Queenie Mummy, George and me (an unwilling poser). Read more…

Hip, hip, hooray! Her Majesty is 90!

In honour of Her Majesty’s 90th birthday, I wear a crown! Read more…

Saying it with licks and cuddles

Happy Mothering Sundayunnamed-137

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Guess who I am?

Today is World Book Day and the little hoomans are dressing up as their favourite literature character. So thought we would join in. Read more…

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi – but my daffodils have not bloomed yet

Dydd Gwyl Dewi hapus iawn i chi gyd. (St David’s Day to you all)

I’m from Wales and felt I should wish all my Welsh brothers and sisters, fellow pooches and our Welsh readers Happy St. David’s Day!

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