dog sleeping

Dogs Home Alone

  Recently I had to return to the UK for a couple of weeks. This put us in a tricky situation because my partner had just started a new job and couldn’t get time off to stay at home and look after the dog. So, we were more than a little worried about leaving our …

Roomie Zoomie by richard Skipworth

Zoomies!

What are “Zoomies”? The word ”zoomies” had never entered my vocabulary until I got a galgo. I had seen it online on various Instagram posts but no book I read about greyhounds had ever mentioned this regular, but strange, occurrence. Because every night, at coming up to about half past 7 or 8 o’clock, our …

Dogs off-leash

My Pet Hate – Dogs Off Leash!

The other morning I was out jogging with Noodle, my 2 year old Galgo who was adopted in March. It’s something which I have just recently decided to do as we began to notice that three months of quarantine had had an impact on mine and Noodle’s fitness levels. In Spain the rule during the …

me and my galgo Noodle

About Me

An Animal Lover When I was four years old we got our first dog, a Jack Russell terrier, which we called Tiny (because he was!). We also had a tortoise and a budgie to add to the menagerie. From then on I was completely obsessed with animals, their protection and their care and quickly became …