Tag Archives: German Short haired pointer

Birthday Boy – Ziggy turns 8 years old

Happy birthday, happy birthday, happy birthday to our beautiful GSP Ziggy A big 8 years old but still with the energy of a pup. Ziggy started his day with a walk on the beach and some special treats after breakfast … Continue reading

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Duffys Creek, Rahau Saddle

Up the creek without a paddle – Duffys Creek in the Rahau Saddle.  Ok, so I won’t give up my day job at this stage but it does rhyme! Duffys Creek was our latest little adventure and yes it can … Continue reading

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12 Mile Beach Amble

You fill up my senses like a night in a forest, like a mountain in springtime like a walk in the rain, like a storm in the desert like a sleepy blue ocean – you fill up my senses come … Continue reading

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The Calm in the Storm – a walk on Nine Mile Beach

After a night of heavy rain and rain and drizzle on and off for most of the morning yesterday, it was great to see clearing skies and sunshine late afternoon. There was no encouragement needed to head down to the … Continue reading

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Arnold River Dam Walk – On the Fungi Trail

(to the tune of Batman) da da da da da da da Fungi, da da da da da da Fungi over here – BAM – over there WHAM yep – bit crazy and no I wasn’t sampling the fungi………. We’re … Continue reading

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Early Snow – Polar Plunge in Central Otago

Down south in Central Otago recently for a mountain bike event.  Thankfully gorgeous day for the event – chilly start but sunshine for the most part – typical autumn weather……. Until the next morning.  Snow was forecast but after heading … Continue reading

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Playtime for the boys Nine Mile Beach

I’m never really sure what the boys enjoy most – playtime on the beach or dinner time Ziggy gives a big Wahoo! Beach time is definitely a favourite for him. Nico is pretty happy too – I’m sure he is … Continue reading

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Motukeikei Moody Blues

Hard to beat a walk on the beach and a sandy beach at that.  We are so blessed here on the West Coast of the South Island – mile after mile after mile of beautiful beaches I don’t think some … Continue reading

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10 Mile Creek Swimming Hole

Another gorgeous day Another day to visit 10 mile creek swimming hole Dogs enjoying just playing in the water We enjoy just relaxing by the creek. Throw in a little walk to the river mouth to get some wonderful coastal … Continue reading

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Early Morning Magic – Nine Mile Beach

While I organised myself for the morning’s guest breakfasts Stephen and the boys headed down to the beach to watch the sun come up. Stunning summer’s morning with clear blue skies. The boys enjoyed hanging out on the rocks and … Continue reading

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