SATURDAY 10TH NOVEMBER:
Its a dry morning and it has been a busy start, with our delivery coming from red mills and we had to pack that away. i had to go for food for pups, we needed special milk for the pups also and a whole lot more bits and pieces. Connor is away getting passports for the dogs that have been sold and also collecting whole heap of bits and pieces that we need. Newcastle united are on the tv at 3oclock in ireland so il be watching that so we started early to finish early. Padgie my head lad is off today as his new baby is getting baptised with everything at the kennels going well. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE 8 OPEN RACE RUNNERS IN THE UK AND 1 IN IRELAND AT CRAYFORD SWIFT ASBOLOS, SWIFT CASEY. AT MONMORE SWIFT ALEXIS AND SWIFT TORI AND SWIFT KEEPER. AT PETERBOROUGH SWIFT ALBA, SWIFT NANDO, SWIFT BULLET AND THYMELEA AUDREY. AT SHELBOURNE URBAN HOFF
FRIDAY 9TH NOVEMBER:
we could be going to get a dry day which would be great. we will get the last of the bed changing done and the last of the worming of hounds done. we need fish and the place needs a tidy up and that will probaly be as much as we can do. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE WE HAVE TWO RUNNERS AT ROMFORD POINTLESS BROC AND OH YESYESYES
THURSDAY 8TH NOVEMBER:
The rain has finally stopped and I think we might get a dry day. The main job today is schooling at kilkenny and with a bit of luck we will get the last of the beds changed. We have our waste to go away and we need a whole lot of bits and pieces, a service kit for the white van, food for pups and veg. if we get this all done weve had a good day.
WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER:
We have had heavy rain all night and its still pouring from the heavens so we are trialing at kilkenny tomorrow afternoon. we have plenty to do today, We have 3 van loads of waste straw to go away, straw to bag, swap around to do with dogs, pups and saplings and we have a load of hounds who need worming. there is hounds going to the uk that I have sold so we have him to meet and as normal we need bits and pieces. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE WE HAVE THREE RUNNERS TONIGHT AT PETERBOROUGH SWIFT BULLET, SWIFT ALBA AND POINTLESS PRAISE.
TUESDAY 6TH NOVEMBER:
It looks like rain is on its way whatever happens we have to go to the vets to get every hound checked thats schooling. Were changing all the beds in all the kennels, we also have straw to bag and there is normal bits and pieces to collect.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE WE HAD 3 WINNERS AT NOTTINGHAM CONEY BOOM BOOM, POINTLESS PEARL AND HAGGSWOOD RIVER.
Monday 5th November:
Its been a wet start to the morning and looks like it will rain all day. We are short staffed and so are limited with what we can do. We have our waste straw to take to the processing plant and our rubbish to take to the dump. We will get up to date with all our paperwork, make all our schooling lists and vet lists for the coming week. We have collars and food for pups to collect. Other than that we will do the everyday jobs of cooking, cleaning, feeding and letting out.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE FIVE RUNNERS TONIGHT.
AT NOTTINGHAM: CONEY BOOM BOOM, CONEY KUCCINI, POINTLESS PEARL, HAGGSWOOD RIVER AND UNION PRIDE.
Sunday 4th November:
Its a nice dry day but cold. It has been a hectic morning so far. We had to meet Willie Finnie as he is taking dogs that are sold to Scotland. We have boxes and beds to make for mothers who are having their pups. We have bits and pieces to collect as normal. This afternoon we are going to put the photos of our August, September and October 2017 saplings on to greyhound data. We didnt gallop yesterday owing to the rain but we finally got the hedge cut and finished with the exception of one thick branch. We got all our waste away to the green waste processing plant. The only outstanding jobs that are left after today are to get our gutters and drains cleaned out for the winter.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD ONE WINNER LAST NIGHT SWIFT ASBOLOS.
TONIGHT WE HAVE 14 RUNNERS TONIGHT.
AT SHEFFIELD: SWIFT AFFINITY, SWIFT CLANCY, CONEY CASSIUS, CONEY SABELLA, CONEY CABANA AND CONEYFORTHECRAIC.
AT PERRY BARR: SWIFT JESTER AND SWIFT TARQUIN.
AT HENLOW: SWIFT DANIELLE, SWIFT DARTMOOR, THYMELEA ARCHER, LEEDON BACARDI, THYMELEA AUDREY, CINCINNATI AND REARGUARD GIZMO.