Our Dog

His name is Rits and he is a 13 yrs old labrador. Still very alert though.  

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 …

Retirement

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.

Bird on the stoop

Our labrador is 12 yrs old and that equals the human age of 84. As can happen with very young and very old people food particles are dropped around and every morning there is always one smart bird looking for residues on our stoop (the South African word for verandah). The bird comes in very …