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Topic: Festive Greetings
kathy morgan

Replies: 2
Views: 902

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:08 pm   Subject: Festive Greetings
Happy Christmas to everyone and here's hoping next year is a good one!!!
( No snow for a start!!)



Kathy and Jet the bouncing spring
Topic: speaking to you all
kathy morgan

Replies: 1
Views: 907

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 1:13 pm   Subject: speaking to you all
Hi everyone - as there has not been any chatting lately I just thought I would wish everyone well, and hope the winter doesn't throw anything really horrendous our way. The Briards will be in their el ...
Topic: Chronic Bronchitis
kathy morgan

Replies: 6
Views: 2033

PostForum: Health   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:06 pm   Subject: Chronic Bronchitis
never had a dog with bronchitis but years ago my first Briard was bitten by we think a nest of young adders. he collapsed that night and couldn't breath. the vet managed to save him but his bronchia ...
Topic: BBC Calendars
kathy morgan

Replies: 0
Views: 1800

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:50 am   Subject: BBC Calendars
Hope you have all ordered your 2019 calendars from the British Briard Club - they are well worth it with some gorgeous photos!!!

just e mail Jan Bishop for details and postage

[email protected] ...
Topic: logging in
kathy morgan

Replies: 17
Views: 4628

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:33 pm   Subject: logging in
Have been trying to answer the photo logging in post but it keeps telling me it is an invalid session!! I have been having problems with having to re log in every time I do something as well, it is a ...
Topic: Cat alert
kathy morgan

Replies: 4
Views: 1239

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2018 12:21 pm   Subject: Cat alert
Hi Amanda I'm afraid this will not help your cat problem but thought you might enjoy it anyway!
We have a big cat problem round here due to one person letting her cats breed indiscriminately (big wor ...
Topic: Briard advice
kathy morgan

Replies: 11
Views: 2976

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:06 pm   Subject: Briard advice
Hi Kirby - first I will say what a wonderful breed the Briard is, I would never swap for another. BUT have you ever had a dog before or a puppy? As the Briard is very high maintenance, fun loving an ...
Topic: Anyone remember Olive the Spanish Briard?
kathy morgan

Replies: 6
Views: 1812

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Jun 05, 2018 2:17 pm   Subject: Anyone remember Olive the Spanish Briard?
In February this year I was in your position, my big beautiful boy in his thirteenth year was failing. But while he could still potter in the garden (with help to get up) and was woofing back his foo ...
Topic: Stormfield Ustinov - ZETA
kathy morgan

Replies: 7
Views: 2370

PostForum: Never Forgotten   Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:12 pm   Subject: Stormfield Ustinov - ZETA
13th December 2004 - 15th February 2018

Had to let my big beautiful black best friend go yesterday - devastated!!

Empty house - empty heart.

Run forever now, no fences to stop you!

Kathy
Topic: Dylan. Kastobri Monsieur Dion
kathy morgan

Replies: 5
Views: 2504

PostForum: Never Forgotten   Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2017 1:01 pm   Subject: Dylan. Kastobri Monsieur Dion
I am so sorry, I am in the position of having a 13 year old dog (in a weeks time) who is fit well and happy but getting incontinent, so I will be making that devastating decision fairly soon. I feel ...
Topic: Two blue born pups 6mths old urgently looking for homes
kathy morgan

Replies: 21
Views: 15031

PostForum: Help & Support   Posted: Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:14 pm   Subject: Two blue born pups 6mths old urgently looking for homes
your Dinah certainly likes to put you through it!!

I can't really help as my boys have always loved the car - given half the chance they would sit in it all day in the forlorn hope that I may take ...
Topic: Two blue born pups 6mths old urgently looking for homes
kathy morgan

Replies: 21
Views: 15031

PostForum: Help & Support   Posted: Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:05 pm   Subject: Two blue born pups 6mths old urgently looking for homes
I agree about the Facebook comment - I am not on it and also don't hear anything any more. So all you users of this site , I may not always comment but I am always listening!!!

Kathy and Zeta
Topic: butterfly
kathy morgan

Replies: 5
Views: 2831

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:01 pm   Subject: butterfly
Why is it that you never have a camera ready when you need it!!

This morning Zeta was lying outside (not too hot not too wet) when a Red Admiral butterfly landed on his nose!! He didn't seem to no ...
Topic: What do you do with your briard?
kathy morgan

Replies: 21
Views: 6094

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri May 05, 2017 2:08 pm   Subject: What do you do with your briard?
Lungworm is quite bad in some areas of the south - they can get it just from eating grass where the snail has travelled (the slime presumably) I am surprised that your vet Amanda hasn't 'encouraged' ...
Topic: could only be a Briard!!
kathy morgan

Replies: 3
Views: 2080

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Oct 25, 2016 1:22 pm   Subject: could only be a Briard!!
last night Zeta and I went to our usual 'training classes' - yes I know he is far to old to go 'training' but it is the only place where he can meet his friends (human and dog)

He excelled himself! ...
Topic: Got One
kathy morgan

Replies: 73
Views: 27000

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2016 11:58 am   Subject: Got One
I have used 'Cowboy Magic' on both horses and dogs for a few years and it really does work especially on mats. Rub it in with your fingers and then you will find it easier to comb out the mat. It fe ...
Topic: Meet Finlay
kathy morgan

Replies: 47
Views: 15066

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 1:15 pm   Subject: Meet Finlay
Describe him again please didn't quite understand the 'cute' bit!!!!! Wish I was nearer I've gone all broody!!

Happy days ahead good luck to you all.

Kathy and Zeta
Topic: zeta - Stormfield Ustinov
kathy morgan

Replies: 5
Views: 3307

PostForum: Never Forgotten   Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 11:23 am   Subject: zeta - Stormfield Ustinov
don't quite know how that got in never forgotten - ~I titled it 'Zeta - Stormfield Ustinov.

No he stays down which is a good job as I would end up riding him!

Kathy and a lively Zeta
Topic: zeta - Stormfield Ustinov
kathy morgan

Replies: 5
Views: 3307

PostForum: Never Forgotten   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2015 11:41 am   Subject: zeta - Stormfield Ustinov
Can't believe my boy is 11 today!! We have come back from a long birthday walk - I am shattered, he is snoring in the middle of the floor. (just to make sure nobody misses him and we all have to step ...
Topic: Hugo (Wychbold Becker) 30.03.06 - 01.12.15
kathy morgan

Replies: 20
Views: 8975

PostForum: Never Forgotten   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2015 3:14 pm   Subject: Hugo (Wychbold Becker) 30.03.06 - 01.12.15
I read this at work and had to rush to the loo so my boss wouldn't see me crying. I also repeat 'bloody spleens'!!!! Can't take the hurt away but my soon to be 11years old big boy is getting extra fu ...
Topic: Honestly!
kathy morgan

Replies: 3
Views: 2418

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2015 1:24 pm   Subject: Honestly!
Oh Amanda - thanks for that it has cheered me up no end, I do so wish I had been in that car park!!!! So fed up with the rain and now having found a really super forest walk about a month ago (a comp ...
Topic: ghosties or what!!
kathy morgan

Replies: 6
Views: 3216

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Sep 26, 2015 12:53 pm   Subject: ghosties or what!!
yes it did happen once before on the same path but at least 1/2 mile farther on, and he has passed it happily ever since. Never fathomed that one out either. He went through the hunting gate quite h ...
Topic: ghosties or what!!
kathy morgan

Replies: 6
Views: 3216

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Sep 25, 2015 1:58 pm   Subject: ghosties or what!!
This is something to get you thinking over the weekend - any suggestions would be welcome.!
Now Zeta is a sensitive dog but not given to stupid actions but last Saturday saw the recurrence of a happe ...
Topic: Crufts 2015
kathy morgan

Replies: 11
Views: 7682

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Mar 03, 2015 1:40 pm   Subject: Crufts 2015
I am going to be there but this year dogless as I have more or less retired Zeta. ( Sorry to give you all no one to laugh at this year!) Will feel very strange but at least I will get a chance to talk ...
Topic: Riaflex for arthritis
kathy morgan

Replies: 6
Views: 4431

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2015 12:56 pm   Subject: Riaflex for arthritis
Hi - Zeta has been on Riaflex for a few years now and I can highly recommend it!! He has no symptoms of joint strain and has kept very active (his only problem is muscle strain due to an injury but p ...
Topic: Christmas present?
kathy morgan

Replies: 21
Views: 6645

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Dec 19, 2014 1:16 pm   Subject: Christmas present?
all these ball chasers and fetchers! Zeta has no interest whatsoever in a ball, might fetch it half heartedly once but after that it is definitely a 'you threw it so you fetch it' scenario. But give ...
Topic: Can dog training be too serious?
kathy morgan

Replies: 16
Views: 4633

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Dec 05, 2014 1:20 pm   Subject: Can dog training be too serious?
Oh I really love all your posts - it makes me feel so much better!!!

Zeta will learn anything really quickly and all is fine for a few weeks, then he decides this is boring and will find every way ...
Topic: Should have thought of this before. . .
kathy morgan

Replies: 9
Views: 3663

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 08, 2014 12:46 pm   Subject: Should have thought of this before. . .
wow you are lucky with the bath - I only have to think bath and Zeta grows his claws and hangs on for grim death. It is only clean water he runs from, he too loves the smelliest, muddiest puddle goin ...
Topic: Flea/tick collars
kathy morgan

Replies: 8
Views: 3187

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 25, 2014 12:14 pm   Subject: Flea/tick collars
Ticks are the scourge of my area!!! Fleas - never had a problem with, but ticks! Tried the scalibor collar and he came out in enormous welts all down his back, Frontline irritated a bit but was usel ...
Topic: New games for our Briards
kathy morgan

Replies: 24
Views: 5665

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 1:27 pm   Subject: New games for our Briards
Zeta is a tunnelholic! Any tunnel will do ordinary, bendy or collapsible all have to be gone through at breakneck speed and, if he can get away with it, backwards and forwards several times. I may h ...
Topic: panic ! who me!
kathy morgan

Replies: 9
Views: 3526

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed May 14, 2014 2:11 pm   Subject: panic ! who me!
It is not often I go into panic mode but I have just come very close! There I was enjoying the sunshine, windows wide open when in flies the most enormous bumble bee. in a spilt second it had buzzed ...
Topic: BEX POORLY HELP!
kathy morgan

Replies: 35
Views: 18612

PostForum: Health   Posted: Fri May 02, 2014 12:46 pm   Subject: BEX POORLY HELP!
Zeta is now nine and a half and does really well on Green Dog Food, either the lamb or at the moment the salmon and potato as he has had 'hot spots' for the last couple of weeks. He has never tolerat ...
Topic: Body language
kathy morgan

Replies: 6
Views: 3120

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:41 pm   Subject: Body language
This post brought back a nasty experience many moons ago (before most of you were born!) when at a dog show some idiot dropped a plastic bag full of LIVER!! Of course my Briard wanting to 'keep Britai ...
Topic: Sunny(?) day....
kathy morgan

Replies: 7
Views: 5441

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Mar 03, 2014 3:04 pm   Subject: Sunny(?) day....
Thanks for cheering me up as the rain is bucketing down here!! I have visions of Briards all over the country dripping wet, soggy towels etc.

Zeta also had his bath on Saturday, him, me the bathroo ...
Topic: Winter weather
kathy morgan

Replies: 5
Views: 3678

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Feb 11, 2014 1:21 pm   Subject: Winter weather
Flood warning - for those of you (like me) who are suffering from floods, (House fine just can't get out of the village!!)

Apparently a great many dogs are getting sick - the vets are saying it is ...
 

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