Deborah (debris4spike) wrote,

  • Mood:

Hail The Conquering Hero!

It may be a Wednesday, and the sun was out, but as I got DJ in from his field, it was with the knowledge that we were by ourselves this morning.  Ros is still without a horse she wants to ride, and Toni was grandchildren-sitting.

As I arrived at his field "sir" was lying down - lovely to see him relaxed, except for the fact the field is a quagmire at present - so one wet boy!  Still he stood up and strolled across to meet me about 1/2 way across the field, had his carrot and then walked in to the yard ... ready for carrot #2 (of course!)

I then gave him as much of a groom as I could - being wet and muddy makes like hard, but once he was clear of muck around the areas that rub I tacked him up and we headed off up the road.

After crossing the main road, we just went on our normal trip, and he was a good boy - he didn't spook at his oily patch ... not at all the road signs which seemed to be on each corner, warning of road works.  I kept him at a walk and a trot - so he had to focus, and again when the diggers started he didn't falter, nor when we came round a corner and there were all the flashing lights in the distance. 

However I decided to play it safe, and after taking him a bit further we turned round and headed home.

All in all - a really good boy - well deserving of an extra carrot, before being able to go back to his field in triumph of a job well done.
Tags: dj

  • Jiffy Didn't Need A Charger ...

    I got this from a distant cousin today, and it made me laugh ... anyone who has had a small dog will know what this is like! Although, Jiffy…

  • 21 ... 21 ... 21 .......

    Ar 21 minutes past 9 tonight it will the 21st second, of the 21st minute of the 21st hour of the 21st day of the 21st year of the 21st century

  • So, It's The Classic ....

    I had to go back to the doctors twice this last week, and at the second appointment, I had the classic "Good News ... Bad News" The good…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.