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The Early Morning Dog Club Post 2

By LynneJoyce  
Again, not photographically brilliant because they were taken with the compact and all except the opener were taken at high shutter speed in very murky conditions but the point in this post is to continue to tell a story. This is about the early morning dog club, group who met during lockdown and who have all become firm friends - humans and dogs.

The opener shows my two refusing to leave the field adjacent to Hirst Woods until they are joined by one of their mates. Vs 1 and 14 feature Otis who became obsessed with humping Ansel and who has been castrated since these photos were taken. V14 was taken as a memorial to the bits that were about to be removed. The rest show the various canine activities that keep the dogs exercised and entertained.

I cannot describe how valuable this informal group has been to me during lockdown. Being a family free widow, the conversations I have here are often the only ones I get all day and attendance here means that every day starts with fun for me and the boys.

Tags: Labradors Terriers Pets and captive animals Cocker spaniels Border collies Dogs playing Hirst Woods Shipley

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Comments


Joline Plus
14 30 58 United States
3 Sep 2020 12:14PM
A clever tribute to you loyal friends. Well done.
cats_123 Plus
16 5.0k 30 Northern Ireland
3 Sep 2020 12:22PM
Lovely set... enjoy the company 😁😁
Super shot.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
3 Sep 2020 1:27PM
A lovely set Lynne. They do become such good friends and look forward to these mornings. I was out with my friend the other day walking her dog. And the same thing...Graysea got so excited when she met her friends.
3 Sep 2020 1:53PM
Excellent set
3 Sep 2020 2:50PM
A wonderful and most entertaining set, Lynne!
Poor old Otis - his life will never be the same without his vital attachments!Smile

RichardSmile
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
3 Sep 2020 3:36PM
A wonderful collection here, Lynne, all the dogs certainly look to be having lots of fun! 😃
Trev 😀
banehawi Plus
16 2.3k 4171 Canada
3 Sep 2020 4:28PM
Nice set of shots. Jeez, - one hump and off with yer balls, - thats harsh!
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2020 4:32PM
Your faithful friends enjoying life as they should - happily unaware of the world and Covid19!
KateGrin
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2020 4:57PM
Extraordinary set Lynne. Lead and V8 are top favorites !!
Excellent photography, Isabel GrinGrin
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
3 Sep 2020 7:30PM
---something here my daughter ( and her dog Pocket) dearly miss--as they closed the dog park due toe cover--- where they could go for an hour or so----
and one can tell Ansel is a favorite in the crowd!
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2020 10:28PM
how wonderful to have this little group
to support you Lynne
and the people and the dogs are having so much fun
well captured with the compact
4 Sep 2020 9:08AM
Another smashing set of canine capers, Lynne.
V5: "I wonder if I can lift that?"

JohnSmile
johnke Plus
7 223 16 England
4 Sep 2020 9:14AM
|It is so nice to see that you have kept up with your Dogie group Lynn,.Animals or pets do become part of your family and obviously these friends are a large part of yours.
I am sure they have put many smile upon your face as they would have the owners.

I imagine what the interaction has done for the animals...John
capto Plus
8 6.4k 21 United Kingdom
4 Sep 2020 6:53PM
A real happy group of dogs and people. V14 is the 'Dogs ............BlushSmileSmileSmile
ivor
5 Sep 2020 1:17AM
A wonderful set of canine images and their handlers.

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