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A Dilemma
Mon 3-Sep-12
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wave So glad Ben loves her already, the fact he wants to play all the time is a great sign all is well. We know you are besotted by the speed you made up your mind about her.  laugh  I have always thought you needed a new dog to look after & the sooner the better. I hope you & Ben train her up soon & you can all safely go out on walks without her needing to be on a lead. I wonder how she will take to the chickens & the sheep in the field next to you?

Much love to you & the dog dog & a happy life together....big_hug

 

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A lovely outcome! Enjoy! dog dog

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wave  She went to inspect the chickens last night.  Of course they saw a black dog coming to their fence and never batted an eyelid, never even moved.    Shuna just looked and then came back.

 There were sheep in the field on the way down to the beach this morning.  She just ignored them.  No sheep in the field next to me at the moment.  That will be the real test.  They often run when I come out  which may spark her interest.  We shall see!

 No problems with her last night.  She just settled herself and slept.  And she never woke me to get out this morning.  Long may that continue!!  big_laugh

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Sounds as if her previous owner trained her well ! smile Lucky you !  I am so pleased it is working out well.....so far at least. It must be a relief to you & a delight for Ben. Let's hope the cage experience goes as well.  big_hug

 

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SO EXCITED for you and her!

My question is, last night

 was she on the floor or on the bed? big_laugh

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wave   All right, I admit it, she was on the bed  embarassed     big_laugh    big_laugh    big_laugh  I didn't think Ben would let her but she just curled up at the foot of the bed and he was quite happy.  smile

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Pleased to catch up with this thread. Congratulations Danutacheers

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wave  Thanks Joanna.  She is sitting here at my side and follows me everywhere.  smile

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I think it really was meant.heartdog

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wave  Strange how life works out sometimes isn't it.  I lost my wee girl and she lost her Mum.  She would never have come to me otherwise.  big_hug  Still miss my Midge girl so much though.  big_hug

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What a great story, Danuta. Just read it through from the start this morning - catching up on the forum.

I have to confess that I lost my mental bet that I made on page 1 - "She will take them both home!".

So happy that you have begun to fill the void left by midge. Not that you ever will fully, but a lovely distraction and addition to the household.

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big_hug So happy for you Danuta! She was meant for you, and you for her. Sometimes the universe just turns that way. smile

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As for Fred TA wave- the last time we went to the vet she said "the bad news is he hasn't lost any weight"- Fred REALLY loved Rita's kitten food, Rita didn't- " the good news is he hasn't put any more on". He is now on strict portion control and is looking sleeker as a result, I doubt he will ever get out of the see food eat food habit- he was skin and bone when he arrived with us, so it isn't surprising that he finds food irresistible 24/7. Fortunately he hasn't ( as far as we know) mastered the Andrew habit of calling in and eating every other cat in the street's dinner as well as his own!

Good to hear that everyone is settling down so well together Danuta!big_hug

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Sooooo.....?
How goes it with the new girl....? ponder

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Bump.

Danuta - any update?

Apologies if you have already done so an other threads, with which I have yet to catch up on.

(dontya love my perfect grammar, ex-head-missus? wink )

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