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by AustinsMumma
23 Apr 2014, 17:40
Forum: Training Issues
Topic: A completely different dog atm
Replies: 15
Views: 9588

Re: A completely different dog atm

Thanks v much everyone, as always wonderful people X Well, what a difference 24 hours can make! :o For his walk this afternoon I tried a new harness that I picked up today. I'd read up on them and varying verdicts... mainly don't get one as huskys have them and they pull, but I thought 'well if it d...
by AustinsMumma
22 Apr 2014, 17:41
Forum: Training Issues
Topic: A completely different dog atm
Replies: 15
Views: 9588

A completely different dog atm

Ever since the 'running away on the beach' incident on Saturday, (which resulted in him being attacked and getting a nice tooth hole in his neck) Austin's recall is going downhill :cry: Now we are fully settled in back home I took him to the park for his usual walk (which he does EVERY day and he co...
by AustinsMumma
22 Apr 2014, 13:59
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull
Replies: 19
Views: 2794

Re: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES p

Oh dear :cry: I guess the dog that attacked Auz at the weekend REALLY didn't want to be bothered! Just gave A a good brush and nice warm soapy bath to throughly clean him up and have found a tooth shaped hole in the middle of his throat at the front! So off to the vets this afternoon as it's very an...
by AustinsMumma
22 Apr 2014, 11:24
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top ten embarassing doodle moments!
Replies: 23
Views: 2938

Re: Top ten embarassing doodle moments!

God... where do you start?!!!!?? :roll: He is forever stealing: kids footballs, mens golf balls, tennis balls AS people are playing on the courts in our local park.. and on and on..... On summer Sundays there is an adult football league that plays in the park. In more my naive days when he was young...
by AustinsMumma
20 Apr 2014, 20:56
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull
Replies: 19
Views: 2794

Re: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES p

I tried a whistle in the past and he didn't give a monkeys :| He's usually good with just my voice and treat/squeaky ball as prizes, I think it was just a combination of hormones, 'he knew best' and excitement frenzy :lol: We went to a different town and beach today. He was on-lead (obvs) in the sho...
by AustinsMumma
20 Apr 2014, 12:57
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull
Replies: 19
Views: 2794

Re: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES p

oh benben this just made me :lol:
I read this aloud to my OH too
Feeling slightly more positive atm :o

J x
by AustinsMumma
19 Apr 2014, 23:49
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meeting oscar
Replies: 9
Views: 988

Re: Meeting oscar

Welcome Lisa and Oscar. Yes, piccies please :o

Jo & Auz xx
by AustinsMumma
19 Apr 2014, 23:46
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More Recall problems... grrr!
Replies: 9
Views: 1700

Re: More Recall problems... grrr!

Well, you know how I feel about this whole recall situation today! :evil: :lol: :cry: A few times recently Auz has done this too... jauntily followed other dogs off for a play, I've called him back merrily.. and he's stopped - thought about it - other owner calls their dog and off they trot - AND Au...
by AustinsMumma
19 Apr 2014, 22:07
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull
Replies: 19
Views: 2794

Re: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES p

Thanks for the warning now Ianto!!! :lol: Lamby.. I just read that out loud to my OH as I felt a sisterhood kind of thing here :lol: :mrgreen: Maybe we should start a club!? We need to boost morale! I was so embarrassed... a) by my wobbling pitiful 'running'; and b) the fact my dog thought I was low...
by AustinsMumma
19 Apr 2014, 20:57
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull
Replies: 19
Views: 2794

Re: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES p

Haha I know, too much in a 10 minute burst, and it fried his junior brain! :? Let's see what his recall is like again tomorrow in a hopefully quieter spot Hope it's not gone all together! :shock: He's good as gold now, has been since we got back Had a bbq and now he's asleep on the caravan floor, sp...
by AustinsMumma
19 Apr 2014, 18:47
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull
Replies: 19
Views: 2794

Does anyone want an AustinDoodle? Does NOT recall DOES pull

Hullo all from sunny(ish at times) Cardigan Bay, Wales!! :o Our unit is all up... http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a547/lakesbabe2001/Mobile%20Uploads/10294428_10152027658511120_2137321249012608921_n_zps33a54a8f.jpg Auz was behaving on his tie-out cable and being a good boy... http://i1283.photob...
by AustinsMumma
15 Apr 2014, 17:55
Forum: Dog-friendly Holidays and Days Out
Topic: Dog friendly walk places in the midlands
Replies: 3
Views: 6280

Dog friendly walk places in the midlands

Afternoon all Hope you are enjoying the sunshine! :o Been looking for different calm rambling places to take Austin a) now the weather is improving and b) now it's the easter hols and there are tons of kids and footballs about :roll: :lol: Anyways... 2 I have come across are Oversley Woods Alcester ...
by AustinsMumma
07 Apr 2014, 15:39
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grooming wee wees
Replies: 2
Views: 870

Grooming wee wees

Just picked Auz up from the groomers (A record 4 and a half hours)! :shock: :o They did a good job. He didn't want his head and face doing today :roll: So she had to be firm and then he realised the tricks he played with me weren't going to wash :lol: She said he was just 'trying it on' etc. An age ...
by AustinsMumma
04 Apr 2014, 10:40
Forum: Dog-friendly Holidays and Days Out
Topic: Cardigan Bay / Sea Virgin!
Replies: 8
Views: 4338

Re: Cardigan Bay / Sea Virgin!

Thanks! Yes first time out in van We collect on the Thursday, off on the Friday ! :shock: :mrgreen: The place we are getting it from (Raymond James) are spending a couple of hours showing us this and that.. they are supposed to have a good reputation So, a lot will be trial and error!! Especially wi...
by AustinsMumma
03 Apr 2014, 23:42
Forum: Dog-friendly Holidays and Days Out
Topic: Cardigan Bay / Sea Virgin!
Replies: 8
Views: 4338

Cardigan Bay / Sea Virgin!

We've just booked a caravan site @ Cardigan Bay for a nice Easter break :o Can't wait for Austin to see the sea!! :shock: :D Have briefly looked at things round and about.. Poppit Sands is dog friendly.. Anyone familiar with the area? DF off-lead walks and DF open beaches at this season would be gre...