Tag Archives: German Shorthaired Pointer

Zigaldo Trys out for the National All Browns Soccer Team

Ziggy has been extremely committed the last few beach walks at practicing his soccer skills He is highly determined and dedicated to the task at hand There was a whisper some scouts may be coming our way and he was … Continue reading

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Summer Arrives at Nine Mile Beach

Wahoo – it’s a celebration – wahoo! Sum, sum, summertime – she has finally found her way West and arrived with vengeance. We didn’t want to get too excited yesterday when she made her first appearance but did enjoy a … Continue reading

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Charming Creek Walkway – A Ride full of Charm

We’re back up to Ngakawau to ride the Charming Creek walkway. Making the most of the guests staying who are keen mountain bikers from Vermont we wanted to take them on one of our favourite trails.  A great trail filled … Continue reading

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An Afternoon Walk on the Beach with the Dogs

Always nice to head down to the beach for a leg stretch.  Living beachfront and having direct access to the beach is a definite advantage.  Even when you can’t really be bothered getting out the beach is right there calling … Continue reading

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South Westland Gems – Mountain biking the Faultline

Swish, swoop, hoot, holler, twist, turn – wahoo!  That is the sound of four mountain bikers whipping their way down the Faultline track at Franz Josef.  There is something for everyone in Glacier Country – and mountain biking is not … Continue reading

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Rapahoe Beach – after the storm

Oh to say it has been a wild weekend is probably a bit of an understatement.  Not much sleep the last couple of nights with rain lashing the windows and wind seemingly trying to pull the roof off the house … Continue reading

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Changing Faces

aaahhh the boys.  Pictures of beauty – you’d think butter wouldn’t melt in their mouths.  We love our boys – spoilt rotten as all dogs should be! Their faces though tell a 1000 stories.  Do you ever remember having your … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Dog

Hi – my name is Ziggy.  I’m a German Shorthaired Pointer and I live at Breakers Boutique Accommodation on the Punakaiki Coastline, north of Greymouth.  I live here with my Mum and Dad and my big brother Nico (Dalmation).  This … Continue reading

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