Tag Archives: greyhounds

Meet Mitch (and Ruby) from Evesham Greyhound and Lurcher Rescue (originally)

A new poster came in on the About tag today, Sarah, who wrote a rather sharp ‘potted Walking Ollie’ as posted below along with pictures of her heroes. Her vivid pen portrait bought the original Ollie himself swimming back to … Continue reading

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Dylan and Sid via Motorola

The good news on Sid is that his finder, Kathy, is going to be keeping him, which, in my view, is just as it should be. The bad news on Dylan is that Sid has better recall and is better … Continue reading

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For Ovookla

Dogs from the Greyhound Racing Association Kennels being exercised by a kennel maid. From Dogs, Dogs, Dogs, Dogs, Dogs, Dogs, 1962

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The Giant Book of The Dog

Is a title that features in Walking Ollie; it’s a reference book that I used to refer to at night when I was trying to decide which noble breed was to be the one for me until the noble lurcher … Continue reading

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Vote for me

I’ll set you free. By request of Old Stokie who suddenly doesn’t want owt to do with politics or the beautiful game.

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What would you do?

I had this below come in as a comment from regular blog visitor Jan on an older post. What starts out as a good news update on her injured Ollie takes a thought provoking turn. If the owners were far … Continue reading

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Confession: I slightly cheated on this wildlife photo

My office is in the attic where, due to some expert plumbing arrangements, the radiator only gets a tiny bit warm and is totally ineffective. I’m currently working in a jumper and scarf and my breath hangs in the air … Continue reading

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