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Just another dog-walking day.

Tuesday, 25th July 2017 – in and around Houston and Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire.  

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Re-decorated office.

I decided to re-decorate my ‘office’ with a predominately blue sky today.

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Things You See Whilst Dog-walking: #1

Sumo wrestling bulls in rural Renfrewshire, Scotland: (The black bull won, when after about ten minutes of shove and counter-shove, it pushed the white one into the hedge. The youngsters gathered around the victor in obvious celebration, while the vanquished … Continue reading


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My first book, ‘DAMP DOGS & RABBIT WEE,’ an amusing & compassionate look at the life of a dog-walker, is ON SALE at Amazon UK for only 99p until 20th July. (It’s a light, fun read, ideal for those long, … Continue reading

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Today, 30th April 2017, LEADING PETCARE celebrates its 10th Anniversary! (Happy Birthday to me, Happy Birthday to me … etc, etc.) Don’t worry – there will be no tedious speeches or screeds of acknowledgements. Instead, here are a few  random … Continue reading

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Each of our last seven holidays have been spent in South Goa, India. We kinda like it there. You may have guessed. One of the many reasons we look forward to our annual sojourn is the wide, open, quiet  and expansive … Continue reading

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Had the first of today’s lunch-time packs spent just thirty seconds less mooching around the varied smells of the Renfrewshire countryside, then, on a blind corner, we would have come head-to-head with this ….   It’s in their nature, I guess, … Continue reading

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It’s been a chilly start to the winter here in Houston. Not that the dogs mind. And neither do I – frozen ground means no mucky pups to be cleaned at the end of the walk!

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‘DAMP DOGS & RABBIT WEE.’ 99 cents until 27th August!

          The life of a dog walker is as entertaining as it is fulfilling. From hilarious to frightening, and, heartbreaking to heartwarming – it’s all here: ‘DAMP DOGS & RABBIT WEE‘ – proving there’s more to … Continue reading

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RENEWED ACQUAINTANCE  The summer months are the busiest time of the year for me, with 5am starts not uncommon. Hence the reason for not only ‘Wordless Wednesday,’ but really ‘Silent Season,’ as far as the blog goes. However, the bonus, … Continue reading

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