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by Gypsysmum
01 Dec 2009, 14:57
Forum: Training Issues
Topic: Recall and jumping - HELP!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 2787

Re: Recall and jumping - HELP!!!

Oh this sounds way to familiar!!!! Bella is probably at her worst just now for running away when off her lead and jumping up at people passing!!! She will be 8mths on 13th Dec so very much a little teenager with attitude!!! I have stopped running after her as its like a game of dodge ball!!!! Runs t...
by Gypsysmum
12 Nov 2009, 21:52
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: signs of hip dysplaxia
Replies: 17
Views: 5191

signs of hip dysplaxia

I was wondering if you guys can shed some light on this for me. I have noticed for a while now that Bellas hips/bottom of back seems to click when she sits down and walks. I first noticed this when i pushed her back end down trying to get her to sit and it felt like something popping in and out of s...
by Gypsysmum
11 Nov 2009, 20:38
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When to Spay??
Replies: 18
Views: 1267

Re: When to Spay??

I have been considering getting Bella spayed (7mths) and was also thing about before or after season. Apart from the obvious, what are the other benefits of getting them speyed? ive been told they calm down alot(not as bouncy,wild)? Or is this rubbish? Also, how much blood is lost during their seaso...
by Gypsysmum
11 Nov 2009, 20:28
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas......oh god!
Replies: 22
Views: 1201

Re: Christmas......oh god!

Oh dear!!! glad someone mentioned this subject as its been going through my mind too :shock: !!! I have no choice but to put tree up as normal as my girls would have something to say (and at 2 and 3yrs it wouldnt be fair not to :) ). I have a feeling that this year will be a year never to forget!! N...
by Gypsysmum
14 Sep 2009, 12:13
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Why Labradoodles?
Replies: 21
Views: 2986

Re: Why Labradoodles?

I chose to go for a doodle beacause my utmost priority were my kids. I searched the interent for weeks and doodles always came up top for having the best temperament. I know i have made the right choice!! Shes superb with my girls, very obedient(in house not so much out at the park! :lol: ) and the ...
by Gypsysmum
10 Sep 2009, 20:32
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: Fussy eater not putting on weight
Replies: 15
Views: 2160

Re: Fussy eater not putting on weight

Mums doodle is a really fussy eater - not eating much at all. She gets her to eat hers by mixing a small amount of sardines to her meal. Although, im not sure this just encourages them to be fussy??
by Gypsysmum
10 Sep 2009, 20:28
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: Coat and shedding
Replies: 13
Views: 3305

Re: Coat and shedding

Where do you get these Furninators?? Bella has decided she LOVES mud!! Especially since its rained for about 2weeks solid - there is lots of it!! :shock: Im having to brush her alot to get the dried dirt out her as i dont want to bath her too often ( she gets a bath about once every 2 weeks however ...
by Gypsysmum
18 Aug 2009, 09:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Labradoodles and Children with Special Needs
Replies: 22
Views: 2412

Re: Labradoodles and Children with Special Needs

Bella is 18weeks and i have two children, aged 3 1/2 and 22mths ( 3 if you include my husband!! :lol: ) :lol: I find Bella has the best nature with them, sits and gets cuddles, gives cuddles, however she is vvvv bouncy and boisterious! She walks perfect off the lead and is great at recall, untill sh...
by Gypsysmum
08 Aug 2009, 13:02
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Archie at 8 weeks
Replies: 8
Views: 2135

Re: Archie at 8 weeks

awww hes adorable :D :D they always manage to flatten the flowerbeds dont they? My flowerbeds got flattened first, then eaten!! :lol:
by Gypsysmum
07 Aug 2009, 17:20
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eating Poo
Replies: 9
Views: 1089

Re: Eating Poo

I had the same problem with Bella and was suprised how common this is!! She hasnt done it now for a few weeks so im hoping shes outgrown it(shes now 16wks). It is disgusting and something that you get quite cross at but hopefully he will outgrow it too. I found that she was eating it when it was ver...
by Gypsysmum
06 Aug 2009, 19:58
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pics of Bella at last
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Re: Pics of Bella at last

margaret5000 wrote:She is lighter in colour than Waldo I think.
The pics dont really show her colour well. Her face is cream but she has alot of apricot on her back and tail (at the roots) god knows what shes going to end up like!! Will need to get Rosie on now :D
by Gypsysmum
06 Aug 2009, 18:41
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pics of Bella at last
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Re: Pics of Bella at last

They are great together! At first when Bella was biting etc they were a bit wary but now Rowan, my eldest, loves her. Its actually touching to see because although Bellas only 16weeks, they are best of buddies. She even trys to sit on Rowans knee!!! Fern, my youngest,will take her or leave her. Bell...
by Gypsysmum
06 Aug 2009, 17:08
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pics of Bella at last
Replies: 6
Views: 939

Pics of Bella at last

Ive eventually got round to downloading pics of Bella. They are not great but she wont sit long enough!!! Most pics of her are jumping to bite camara!! http://i724.photobucket.com/albums/ww243/lynsj1/100_2207-1.jpg http://i724.photobucket.com/albums/ww243/lynsj1/100_2209-1.jpg http://i724.photobucke...
by Gypsysmum
06 Aug 2009, 09:37
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: Hip Dysplasia?
Replies: 8
Views: 1335

Re: Hip Dysplasia?

You must be worried sick - i really hope your news is good news. At what age cant they be tested for this - to get their hip score?
by Gypsysmum
04 Aug 2009, 17:06
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Channel 5 News Special Report at 5pm and 7pm Tonight
Replies: 12
Views: 1941

Re: Channel 5 News Special Report at 5pm and 7pm Tonight

Im watching and in tears - these people should be shot :evil: :evil: