Tag Archives: Christmas

Say Bye-Bye To The Black Fairy

She’s flying back to Fairyland today, having completed her yearly stint on our tree. When do YOU take down your decorations?

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Millie’s Christmas Message – Join The Hillcrest Supper Club!

When I was a pup I used to love playing with paper; it was very satisfying to tear it up and chew it into small soggy pieces. Sometimes I would even chew banknotes! Fortunately for Annabelle, I’ve grown out of … Continue reading

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How To Make Your Own Christmas Song

Want to survive the holidays without getting into debt? Forget those ‘hamper’ catalogues you have to pay into all year – a successful Christmas record will pay for your Christmas shopping every year for the rest of your life. And it’s so … Continue reading

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We know it’s Christmas, so where are our presents?

Humans love to surprise each other at Christmas, but it’s hard to surprise us dogs because we can smell your thoughts. For instance, we know Annabelle is feeling very smug because she thinks she’s finished her Christmas shopping early for … Continue reading

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Magic Max

Faithful followers of this blog may remember our cousin Max, the goldendoodle puppy who joined the Cardiff contingent of Annabelle’s pack last spring… Well, a lot can happen in nine months. This is what Max looks like now: How did … Continue reading

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Midwinter Myths

At this time of year, humans think the fairies are spying on children to see if they’re being naughty. I’m not supposed to tell you this, but the fairies have far more important things to do in midwinter than dob … Continue reading

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A Country Dog’s Christmas in the City

At Christmas we visited Annabelle’s mother, who lives near Llandaff Cathedral in Cardiff. Cardiff can be quite a shock for us country girls.  No wide open spaces, no peace and quiet, just a lot of concrete and noise – cars … Continue reading

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A Winter’s Tail

At this time of year, the humans make a huge fuss about Christmas.  I can understand them wanting to have fun and eat lots of yummy food, but why do they all get so stressed about Christmas shopping?  Anyone would … Continue reading

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Why You Should Never Buy from a Puppy Farm

I don’t normally post twice in a week, but a couple of days ago we came across a very sad story and it’s been bugging me like a burrowing tick. It’s about a little dog called Rosie who was born … Continue reading

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