Depression? Huge Adjustments

Mitzie’s behaviour points to depression. Only after I came home did I get the eureka moment. Westie Mitzie’s odd behaviours, obviously as a result of huge changes to her life, were consistant with depression. They have had the little four-year-old dog for only six days. They are still getting to know her and Read more…

Westie Barks at the TV

Isla, now fifteen months old, started life having been left out in a garden for much of the time, barking. Consequently when the lady took her into her family six months ago the little dog had learnt to bark non-stop. The other Westie, Hamish, began to join in! Although things Read more…

A Dog and a New Baby

Nine-year-old Westie Alfie’s predictable life has been turned on its head – the couple’s first grandchild has arrived on the scene. The new baby grunts, snuffles and cries. The family that previously saved all their cuddles for him, now instead cuddle and hold this strange-smelling alien – an animal maybe? Read more…