Category: Pets and animals

Do you have a pet? How does / did your pet help you during lockdown? Do / Did you appreciate your pet or animals (birds, insects …) in nature more than before?

Posted in Nature & garden Our village community Pets and animals

Blog post by Sally Taylor

Lockdown has made me spend a lot more time watching our Eynsham Swifts. I know I am not alone ,as many people enjoyed the screaming…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (19) Everything seems to be going back to how it was before this virus thingy frightened everybody. Dad is as…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (18) A miracle happened this week! We were all suffering from the heat – me included. Not my usual jolly self…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (17) Dad is an electrician – has his own business. He says everyone cancelled jobs before lockdown, now they want…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (16) I don’t know, I slave away looking after my family, making ’em laugh, cheering ’em up, taking ’em for…

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Posted in Exercise & fitness Family Fiction Fun and humour Nature & garden Pets and animals

Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (15) A week or so ago, we all went to the seaside, but the beaches were so crowded, Dad drove…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (14) Gran Taylor does’t like our next-door neighbour with the ‘orrible cat – calls him Cod’s-head, which makes everyone laugh. Anyway,…

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Blog post by Lucy Badger

Eynsham Lockdown Caterpillar During Lockdown a caterpillar has appeared on the woodland walk around the ancient Fish Ponds! A brightly coloured stone caterpillar which children…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (13) The strangest thing! My family have all started wearing masks when they go out. I sincerely hope they don’t expect me…

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (12) ‘Good morning, Captain Tom, Sir. Her Majesty’s Light Spaniel Infantry reporting for duty, Sir. Sergeant Pilot on parade, Sir.’ I…

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