Tag Archives: Betty

Dog Paddle

We got a new double sit-on-top kayak to give us a bit more flexibility for taking guests out on the water. We tried it out with Betty the dog and she seemed to enjoy a short trip around the bay. more »

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Feb 2016

One of our Wednesday morning walks was along the coast road from Auchencairn to Balcary Bay. It gave us a good view of Hestan Island and the posts that used to support fishing nets. The coastline at the far right more »

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January 2016

After the storms of Christmas and the New Year we’ve had a fairly mild, quiet January with some memorable sunsets. Here’s a random set of pictures through the month so far. The sun setting over Burrow Head at the end more »

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Another use for a Border Terrier

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Lots o’ Terriers

Here’s Betty along with her mother, Figgis, and her sister, Dot.

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Pup Update

Here are a couple of recent pictures of Betty down by Kirkandrews Bay:

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The Little Mer-dog

Here’s Betty’s impersonation of the Little Mermaid in Copenhagen harbour: Here’s the original:

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Sunday Times

It’s a long story – but the Sunday Times wanted to feature us in a small article about people who had discovered forgotten pension funds. A reporter phoned Gabrielle to talk about recovering a pension from when she used to more »

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Dog watches TV

Betty’s favourite TV programme is “Countryfile”. There are usually some dogs featured on it. She also likes any David Attenborough wildlife programs, especially with big cats or wolves in them.

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Pup Update

The pup is growing rapidly and generally behaving very well. Around 10 p.m. each evening she takes herself to bed and sleeps through until around 8 o’ clock in the morning, usually allowing us to have a peaceful, uninterrupted breakfast. more »

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