Seven goslings

geese and goslings swimming

I’m sure you’ll all be pleased to hear that the cygnets I told you about are all doing well. They’re growing quickly and starting to look more like small swans than little balls of fluff. Today, I want to tell you about the geese. During the winter, they spent most…

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Five cygnets

Swan and cygnets on nest

I promised you an update on the cygnets. I went back to see what was happening the next day. There were five cygnets. Would you like a closer look at those little cuties? I persuaded the bipeds to walk that way on Saturday and we were lucky enough to see…

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The cygnets are hatching

Swan and cygnet

When I went for my walk this morning, I was thrilled to discover that the cygnets I told you about are hatching today. You’ll have to look closely to see the little head under the mother swan’s wing. I hope to have more photos for you next week. See you…

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Spring is in the air

swan on nest

The weather has improved and I’ve been having lots of fun exploring locally. There’s lots of activity. The birds are on the go constantly carrying small twigs and pieces of grass. The swans have repaired and enhanced the nest they had last year. On Sunday when we went by one…

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Four paws are better than two feet

sign indicating a slippery surface

The building work I told you about is not quite finished yet, so we’re still in chaos. To add to my worries, the female biped had a slight mishap one morning last week. The male biped had left really early to travel to a meeting. I went for an early…

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Moving walls


I think it’s time I gave you an update on everything that’s been happening. The male biped has made a good recovery and his voice is back to normal now. He appreciates how I looked after him. I’d heard the bipeds talking about moving a wall and changing the stairs,…

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Season’s Greetings

I’m wishing you all a wonderful time over the holiday season. Best wishes for 2017! P.S. Today is the winter solstice, so those of us who live in the northern hemisphere are going to start seeing more daylight soon.

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Come boating with Sammy and me

Come fly with me badge

Today is an exciting day for Sammy (onespoiledcat). He is a very special cat and he’s one of the first friends I made in the blogging world. Sammy is visiting many bloggers today to see the places that they choose to share with him. Sammy landed his hot air balloon…

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The best-laid plans of mice and men (and dogs) often go awry

Clowie, Pyrenean Mountain Dog, Great Pyrenees

I was hoping to tell you some stories about my adventures, but I’ve been too busy to get my paws to the keyboard. As most of you know I take my duties as Chief of Security very seriously, as does any self-respecting Pyrenean Mountain Dog (Great Pyrenees). What you don’t…

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Settling in

Ducks sleeping on the grass

I enjoyed my holiday at home with the bipeds. We had lots of long walks and the bipeds seem refreshed, even though they did do some jobs around the house and garden when they had said they were just going to relax. I had to remind them once or twice…

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