Things I worried about with getting a dog
Mar15

Things I worried about with getting a dog

We’d been considering getting a dog for a long time before we finally took the plunge and got Hetty the cockapoo puppy. There were a lot of things I was concerned about, which were holding us back. The things I worried about were: The furniture and carpet getting ruined Picking up poo Dealing with dog food The smell of a dog The dog being sick The grass getting ruined (my husband’s worry!) I still worry about the furniture...

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Week 1 of puppy ownership
Feb08

Week 1 of puppy ownership

Everyone said owning a puppy was exhausting – and they weren’t wrong! After a week of puppy ownership, we felt like we’d had Hetty the cockapoo (or cockerpoo) forever. We also felt very tired. And a little bit stressed. The drive home with her was scary, as she was crying a bit and we didn’t know how to make it better. We stopped the car twice on the way and I ended up driving, with my husband sitting in the...

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Introducing Hetty the cockapoo
Feb01

Introducing Hetty the cockapoo

After months of wondering whether to get a dog, when to get a dog and what sort of dog to get, things snowballed rather quickly. On Friday 14th January, we started looking at cockapoo (or cockerpoo) litters on the internet. There were two litters in Hereford. The next day, my husband settled down with his laptop and looked at the litters again. ‘We could arrange to go and see them?’ The puppies in all the litters seemed to...

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Silent Sunday 23.1.22
Jan23

Silent Sunday 23.1.22

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