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by thepooles
18 May 2010, 17:46
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fleece Coat
Replies: 5
Views: 567

Re: Fleece Coat

his coat looks like my harvey who is also F1B I had a nightmare going through coat changes, happened 2-3 times durng his first 18 months. now at almost two i get a very occasional knot but very little really. i make sure i brush/comb him thoroughly a couple of times a week but the matt-fairy deff ha...
by thepooles
12 May 2010, 20:49
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: anal glands and grumpiness
Replies: 10
Views: 1007

Re: anal glands and grumpiness

the funny thing is, her poo's are very firm at the mo and i would have thought she would have been emptyng them herself?? harvey's not paying any special attention to her bum either so perhaps thats a sign that its not the glands? i had a feel around the area and couldnt feel any little swellings th...
by thepooles
11 May 2010, 22:28
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: anal glands and grumpiness
Replies: 10
Views: 1007

Re: anal glands and grumpiness

thanks kate, but OMG how gross, i can't even imagine doing it myself :shock:

am such a wimp at doing brave-stuff :oops:

think will keep a beady eye over the next day or two then if no improvement its off the vets we go.......
by thepooles
11 May 2010, 22:25
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess the cross of Rufus's new little friend....
Replies: 30
Views: 2382

Re: Guess the cross of Rufus's new little friend....

ah, beautiful!

BUT HE IS SOOOOOO BIG :shock: :shock: :shock:

is that a trick of the camera???
by thepooles
11 May 2010, 22:10
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: anal glands and grumpiness
Replies: 10
Views: 1007

anal glands and grumpiness

does anyone know, if a doodle's anal glands are full does this cause them any irritation? :shock: the past couple of days beth has growled once at me and once at my son when we've gone to fuss her (under her breath and a bit apologetically but all the same :o ) Not like my lovely girlie at all :( on...
by thepooles
11 May 2010, 07:31
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Guess the cross of Rufus's new little friend....
Replies: 30
Views: 2382

Re: Guess the cross of Rufus's new little friend....

he looks like a bearded collie to me, no idea what crossed with - somethng big?????
gorgeous bundle of fluff!
by thepooles
10 May 2010, 19:55
Forum: Garden of Remembrance
Topic: Barney
Replies: 49
Views: 24259

Re: Barney

biggest hugs, hope you can hold onto the lovely memories and they take you through this sad sad time
xxx
by thepooles
08 May 2010, 09:31
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Difficult situation
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Re: Difficult situation

what a worry .... at least it sounds like they're taking the situation seriously for themselves without you having to be the nagging mother in law which must be a bit of a relief. I can appreciate how deafness would make a dog feel very vulnerable as it doesnt receive any warning signs of people app...
by thepooles
08 May 2010, 09:25
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any ideas on a suitable small car for a doodle ?
Replies: 29
Views: 2997

Re: Any ideas on a suitable small car for a doodle ?

i;ve got two standard doodles and they fit perfectly on the back seat of my mini :D :D :D the seats are a bit bucket-like so they snuggle down no problem, plenty of space. of course no room for back seat passengers though!! i tried out a smart car last year just for a laugh - it was soooo funny i ke...
by thepooles
07 May 2010, 15:51
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Photos for Lesley/Jessie....the last year in photos!
Replies: 5
Views: 1257

Re: Photos for Lesley/Jessie....the last year in photos!

amazing piccies :D

molly must be living the life of riley there!

where the castle? looks divine
by thepooles
07 May 2010, 10:23
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: handsome harry
Replies: 6
Views: 647

Re: handsome harry

:D :D i can see why you feel this way........those eyes are to die for :D :D

he's a very handsome chap!
by thepooles
05 May 2010, 16:33
Forum: Labradoodle Rehoming
Topic: GETTING A HAIR CUT - STYLES PLEASE
Replies: 19
Views: 15302

Re: GETTING A HAIR CUT - STYLES PLEASE

beths 2 1/2 now and has had two proper haircuts and i snip bits off her face in between
harvey is almost 2 and this is his second cut

so.....both my doodles must have slow=growing hair!
by thepooles
04 May 2010, 23:07
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Doodle Proof Bed
Replies: 13
Views: 1353

Re: Doodle Proof Bed

i tried quite a few, including the wainwrights indestructable (yeah, right!) bed from P&H with a lovely memory foam, lasted a few hours before the monkeys discovered a way to disembowel the contents :shock: i've given up nice beds now. they've got horrid plastic tub things from P&H, chew proof in ou...
by thepooles
04 May 2010, 23:03
Forum: Labradoodle Rehoming
Topic: GETTING A HAIR CUT - STYLES PLEASE
Replies: 19
Views: 15302

Re: GETTING A HAIR CUT - STYLES PLEASE

here's harvey F1B and beth F2 after their recent scissor cuts. i asked for a no-poodle trim, with no square ears please. i was delighted with the outcome, good luck tomorrow! http://i254.photobucket.com/albums/hh106/thepoolesblue/april2010012.jpg http://i254.photobucket.com/albums/hh106/thepoolesblu...
by thepooles
01 May 2010, 19:27
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another hair cut of sorts!
Replies: 11
Views: 1046

Re: Another hair cut of sorts!

OMG he is beautiful, what a kind and gently face
we have two irish wolfhounds walk near us, i just love their lollop and grace, harvey's eyes were on stalks the first time he saw them i think he thought they were horses!
lucky you xxx :D