Three feral dogs, some of the many large strays which abound in the Ukraine, rest in the stifling heat in the outdoor market in Uzhorod, Ukraine. These dogs are not aggressive but they’re everywhere. The market is seriously not worth the hassle of visiting.
My Jack Russell, Sandy, was ecstatic today to have a visit from a brother and sister pair who are still puppies. My wife’s cousin’s husband found them abandoned at the Polish border and brought them home. They’re a very mixed breed pair but they’re very sweet. I hate it when people just dump their dogsContinue reading “Sandy has a visit from rescued dogs”
While there is a taste of Spring in the air, and the snow melt run-off from the hills is creating new land-borne streams (especially, unfortunately, at the back of my garage), there is still a lot of snow about and last week saw night time temperature below minus 10. I really dislike the period betweenContinue reading “Winter drags on”
I felt guilt about posting Veles so decided to give Sandy his 5 minutes of fame also. He never relaxes at the village house, always on high alert – whether it’s someone passing the gate, a tractor in the distance, an eagle, stork or raven flying over head, or one of the many village dogsContinue reading “Sandy, my Jack Russell terrier”