Category Archives: wrong dog blog

Loss of Jake

By | February 16, 2020

Yesterday we lost our wee man. He had woken up as normal, had his first lot of pills, followed me around a bit while I tended to our other animals and ate his breakfast. I noticed that something seemed up when I came to give him his second lot of pills, he didn’t take them… Read More »

Caught out

By | February 2, 2020

Jake got caught out investigating the contents of a shopping bag today. No matter how ill he gets you’ll always find him in the kitchen when the food shop is brought in.

The wrong dog

By | February 1, 2020

In 2014 we adopted a dog called Skye. She was described to us as loving and affectionate to other dogs, people and other animals and was able to walk brilliantly on a lead. When we got home we found her to be hyperactive, unpredictable, anxious, impulsive, reactive, destructive and near on impossible to walk. There… Read More »

A beautiful walk

By | January 19, 2020

There’s one section of the West Highland way that was concerning me somewhat. The stretch between Rowardennan and Inverarnan is 15 miles over various sections of rough path. I had to see what it was like before Skye and me attempted it for real. Stewart had taken Jake and dropped me off at the starting… Read More »

Ayrshire seal release

By | January 6, 2020

On the 5th January we traveled to Ayrshire to watch two young seal seals being released into the wild, of course we had to bring Skye and Jake.Jake enjoyed a little pootle on the beach and Skye had a good dash and jump around with Stewart.


By | December 6, 2019

Jake and Skye having a pre-Christmas cuddle, Jake is currenly well in himself although his tumor has started to grow again.