13 yrs old and ….

…. still sleeping with one eye on high alert. Well …. that’s our Lab and his name is Rits. We also had two of his sisters with the names Rats and Roets but Rats caught one snake too many and Roets died of a natural cause. BTW ‘Rits, Rats, Roets’ is a kind of Dutch …

Lazy dog day

For Rits, our dear lab, every day is nowadays a lazy day. According to human reckoning he’d be 84 yrs of age. And yes; the elderly deserve their rest.

Rits and the ‘Tibetan Pitbull’

November 1997 is a memorable month and my back still aches by the thought of it. We went for a short break-away to Shri Lanka and on the way back to the airport in Colombo Yvonne saw a life-size wooden dog in a shop window and once she set her mind on something it becomes …