Over the last few months I’ve been sick a few times, and Mum hasn’t wanted to muck me round. But I’ve got the itches and I smell doggy. Today it’s sunny and warm so I just had a dip in the sink with lavender and tee tree shampoo. Hopefully I’ll be less itchy, but I am not looking forward to Mum tackling my many and varied knots…
After much debate, we have decided not to take Faith back to Massey Vets, for now anyway. Over the last couple of days she has seemed a bit better. Not her old self by any stretch of the imagination, but she’s been sick for a while now so I guess it could take some time to get completely back to normal.
She’s certainly more interested in food, has picked out a toy a few times and even chased the ball once or twice; she’s also a little more inclined to jump onto the chairs or bed. So, small steps for a small dog. Fingers crossed….
In the meantime, I decided it was bath time as she was pretty grubby. Here’s the proof, including what happens when you comb a damp, fluffy dog: