Tag Archives: Ruby

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Got a pet?  Looking for a vet? Here’s the clinic that Ruby recommends … Suncook River Vet. Asked about her recent visit there, she said, “It wasn’t so bad.” Unusually taciturn for Ruby, I admit. Most likely that’s because she … Continue reading

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End of an Era

No, I am not taking about the Phillies, who last night lost their bid to go to a third straight World Series. Not by a mile … I am talking about Willie, our sweet black lab, who died last Sunday … Continue reading

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RIP Alex

It’s time for an animal update from Canterbury.  Yesterday we said good-bye to Alex, our beloved 14-year old sheep.  (Pokey and Scout, the “babies” are still alive and well, although missing their companion.) Alex died peacefully and was buried near … Continue reading

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Canterbury Bird Visitation Presages All Avian Superbowl

It’s gotta be Ravens-Eagles – obviously.  The universe has spoken! Yesterday the dogs brought home a big, wild turkey carcass.  Willie did the heavy lifting, I’m sure – and Ruby probably took over once he had it out of the … Continue reading

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So Saturday

Saturday morning … and please remind me to not eat handfuls of chocolate-covered cherries while Watching Rachel Maddow … and before going to bed!  And I don’t mean the sweet syrupy kind – but nice tart ones – delicious, for … Continue reading

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What to Blog About, Lil's Return, Ruby's Morning, etc.

In a moment or two, I’ll be taking our Westie Ruby to the vets to have the plaque and tartar scraped off of her teeth.  She’s had a miserable and confusing morning, as she wasn’t allowed to go “do her … Continue reading

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Bad Title, But Lots of Thursday Stuff

First off, get well wishes to HollyCornblog who is recovering from a bad ankle sprain sustained in a nasty fall at work.  Keep it iced and raised … and, as we like to say to Willie (and to Ruby – … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday

After a great weekend of snowshoeing, basketball games, catching up on college news, etc. it’s now time to clean the house, and otherwise get up and running for the week.  It’s a foggy, grey day here in NH – would … Continue reading

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