Relaxing on the steps to my front doors on Xmas Eve are: bottom step, Calliope Connie AI, top step Calliope Rennee AI and Ch. Chepam Valentina at Calliope C.D. Connie and Rennee are now 8 months old and are the progeny of Belgium Bouvier,  Ch. Link Van het Gieldre Hof  and my UK import, […]

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Margaret on January 9th, 2016

Hope this will be a good, and happy year for dog owners/lovers in Barbados and around the world. In the photo are: Tibetan Terrier, Ch. Araki Miss Conduct at Calliope, C.D. “Tibby” and Ch. Chepam Valentina at Calliope C.D. “Isabella” who has also achieved the FCI BH working title.

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Margaret on December 25th, 2014

The dogs in the above photo are Chepam Valentina at Calliope (Isabella) at 11 months old and her closest playmate here, the Tibetan Terrier Ch. Araki Miss Conduct at Calliope C.D. (Tibby). Isabella plays with the other Bouviers here but loves the Tibetan Terrier, maybe because they were the same size when she arrived in […]

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Margaret on December 31st, 2012

Interesting  to see that the official White House card this year features Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog owned by the President of the USA and his family. The card features a reproduction of a painting by artist Laressa Kabel of Bo playing in the snow on the snow covered lawn of the White House. Bo […]

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Margaret on December 23rd, 2012

  Wishing my blog readers a Happy Xmas and a Healthy and Happy New Year. The dogs above are my Bouvier Des Flandres, Ch. Calliope Rhapsody C.D. and Tibetan Terrier, Ch. Araki Miss Conduct at Calliope    

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Margaret on December 24th, 2011

Left to right is my Tibetan Terrier puppy, Araki Ms Conduct at Calliope and one of my Bouvier Des Flandres dogs, Ch. Calliope Rhapsody C.D. The challenge in taking this pix. was to get the Tibetan Terrier puppy to leave the small Xmas decorations alone as she loves toys. Wishing my blog’s readers, a Happy […]

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Margaret on December 23rd, 2010

Happy Xmas to everyone 🙂

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Margaret on December 23rd, 2009

At this time of the year, several of my overseas friends send me pix. and also Xmas and New Year Greetings. Below are some pix. I recently received. The above pix. came from my friend Felipe and his wife in Columbia. I have corresponded with them for quite a while now after they lost a […]

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Margaret on December 21st, 2009

In keeping with the season, Best Wishes for Xmas 2009 and here is hoping for a Good, Healthy, Safe and Happy 2010 to my visitors from all  over the world. The flowers in the background of the Bouviers are red heliconias and they are seasonal flowers which will remain colorful for several months if left […]

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Margaret on December 4th, 2009

Barbados celebrates Independence every year on November 30th. We have always had close ties to the UK and sometimes over here, Barbados is referred to as “Little England”. We received our full independence from being a British colony in 1966 and we were first inhabited by the British in 1627. Now the Independence flags are […]

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