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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: Winter Solstice June 28, 2015

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The Winter Solstice came and went this past week. The Southern Hemisphere expression does not seem to be given the same significance as that in the Northern Hemisphere. It is not associated, for example, with Christmas, the dying sun and the rising sun. Still, it may be expected that the weather might start to get warmer from here on. And what will follow?
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: “Handle With Care” June 13, 2015

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Of course, it is not just Dexter and Hannah that need to be handled with care. We might just have got the hang of getting in and out of the new harnesses, mentioned last week.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: LATE MAY MEMORIES May 31, 2015

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Memories fade, and sometimes they are lost. Digital photography mostly tends to stick around. I did lose some photos this week which cannot be replaced. The photos I use are very few compared to what was available. What is presented is an edited version, mixed together.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: KEEPER OF THE STONES May 23, 2015

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Last week was not particularly active. The dogs stayed at homes for half the week. It is hard to remember but there was probably enough rain to justify this state of affairs. Dexter and Hannah took that in their stride, but it did not deter them there would be more opportunities to venture out.
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FRIDAY DOG BLOG: NOT DARK YET May 17, 2015

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While still in the mid-May it seems the Earth spins and rotates on, and does not wait for any man and his dogs. The result is that by late afternoon things start to get dark, and a little chilly over the past week. Often while the light seems adequate, the camera shows only darkened images.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: DAYS LIKE THESE May 10, 2015

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I don’t know what the dogs think. I don’t fully appreciate their sensual space. They presumably are not totally conditioned, or instinctual. Maybe they live in the moment and have full awareness. Then again like humans they grow old, which ought to give any being a sense of the past.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: RAIN RETURNS May 2, 2015

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The weather has been on our minds. We had heavy rain the week the week before, and mid-week the rain returned. It has stayed around.
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LAST WEEK’S DOG BLOG: Wet Feet at the Creek April 28, 2015

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We decided to stay home for a few days last week.Then after the storm came and went, the internet connection was lost for a few days.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: Getting Out April 18, 2015

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It was not a particularly slow week, but it was wet for the most part, although on Thursday the temperature reached 31 degrees Celsius (about 90 degrees Fahrenheit). One of these days puns will not feature here.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: EARLY APRIL April 12, 2015

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The creek is not running at the crossing, but the rain has been falling. So in the immediate future, it is to be expected that Dexter and Hannah will be stopping for a drink.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: GETTING ALONG April 5, 2015

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The gentle rain over the past few days may be straining the quality of mercy. Dexter and Hannah have been confined, and stretching the metaphor they seem to be taking it in their stride.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG – FOCUS AND FORGET March 29, 2015

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A taxi driver told me that forgetting is God’s blessing. I wondered how that works, particularly when at the time I had forgotten something I should have remembered.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: NOW FOR A NEW SEASON March 21, 2015

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Unlike in the other hemisphere, the Autumn Equinox does not seem to be a big deal. Surely, it must mark the last of summer, and the underlying menace of bushfires. Yet the weather has been warm and sunny. When overcast it has been humid.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: SEEING THE RAIN March 14, 2015

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Of all the weather options, rain is one of the better options. And we had a few wet days this week. That is part of the reason Dexter and Hannah did not go out at much as they would have liked.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: “OVER THE HILL” March 7, 2015

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And in our case not far away, but near by. I am not meeting the suggested minimum of walking three kilometers each day and probably for Dexter and Hannah this might be a greater distance. Still for Dexter and myself, we were are not as young as we once were.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: DEXTER’S ANNIVERSARY February 21, 2015

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With regard to the weather, it was a mixed week. The creek crossing did not flow, Dexter and Hannah discovered the pool below the wall. Leaches were back in action.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: “SO MANY ROADS” February 14, 2015

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There are more options to follow than are chosen. On the odd occasion a diversion is followed. We press on. Dexter and Hannah take change and routine in their stride.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: THIS IS US February 7, 2015

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Here is the thing. And it has nothing to do whatsoever who might be Prime Minister now, or in the immediate future. We think we are pretty special.

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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: SOME RAIN, SOME SUN January 31, 2015

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(Delayed)
This week was mixed. There was heavy rain, but equally moderate temperatures with high humidity. Dexter and Hannah got out on some days. The creek at the crossing flowed for one day only. The rain was probably heavier than I remember.
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FRIDAY NIGHT DOG BLOG: RESTING ON A ROCK January 24, 2015

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Dexter and Hannah usually have a relaxed walk, with the opportunities they seem to like to engage in diversions.
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