It turned out that I didn’t have to take Dakota to the vet today. Over night, the cyst drained. When I first saw it bleeding, I assumed that it had been bothering her and she then started licking it, which caused it to bleed. Now, I think that it must have burst open, and the… Continue reading more Dakota
I will be taking Dakota to see the vet tomorrow afternoon so they can decide what to do about this bump that is still very sore looking and bleeds easily. Luckily, I can take a slightly longer lunch break than normal to go home and get her , but will then have to hurry back… Continue reading Dakota
After work today, my friend Connie and I went to Celebrations Dinner Theatre. Pirates of the North Saskatchewan was playing and we thoroughly enjoyed the show and the food. Unfortunately, Dakota has opened up a sore on her leg. She has had this bump for a couple of years now and it hasn’t bothered her… Continue reading Pirates of the North Saskatchewan & Dakota
I started the day with a good workout at the Y’s brand new & wonderful fitness center. This was immediately followed by a “not so healthy” but “oh so good” big breakfast. Once I got home, the dogs were ready for a walk, so we got the walk in before it got too warm. Even… Continue reading Another Busy Day
I managed to get my morning chores done. So, the grass is cut, the eaves are cleaned and a couple of bushes have been trimmed. Now it’s time to introduce you to my pets. Jewel is a Congo African Grey Parrot. She hatched in Anola, Manitoba on July 31, 1996 and has been living with… Continue reading Meet my Pets
Hello everyone. This is my first attempt at blogging, so I guess I’d better introduce myself. My name is Mavis Metcalf (aka mavimet). I live with my 2 dogs (Dakota and Chester) and my African Grey Parrot (Jewel) in a little house in Winnipeg, Manitoba. I am editor of the birds site at bellaonline.com –… Continue reading Hello world!