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Beryl Brennan
Interests: Horse riding and events, dogs especially galgos and podencos, reading, cooking, gardening, walking
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Some people ask, 'if you moved abroad, why should you be entitled to vote in UK elections?' Well, the answer is always 'what happens in the UK affects us, our rights, our income - and that's why we should be able to vote.' The House of Commons petition has now reached over 4 million! If you haven't already signed, please do and share it widely. Here's the link. Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at Deux-Sèvres Life
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From the CREL newsletter of March 13, 2019 The Spanish animalist party (PACMA) claims the protection of wildlife and takes legal action. The Hunting Act in Castilla y León (Spain) will be amended to "paralyze any hunting activity until further notice". All this at the request of PACMA (Party of... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Podenco Post
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The winner of Scrufts last week was a rescued ex hunting dog from Spain in the Best Rescue section. So on this link are the details of heats throughout this year. Why not have a go with your rescued Spanish hound,there are plenty of podenco X.? Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Podenco Post
Read the full article in The Connexion on this link. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Deux-Sèvres Life
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Blackie (AAR2072) Date of Birth 2/10/18 I was found very underweight and in poor condition but happy to say that is all behind me. I am now a fit and healthy girl looking forward to my future and I am hoping it will be with you. I enjoy playing and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2019 at Podenco Post
Scroll down the page on this weblink and have a giggle at the jokes. Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
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This Mom podenca and her puppies have been rescued from a French hunter. They are now under the care of Association G.A.L.G.O.S. in Aude, France. If you can offer a forever home to one of them, please contact the association, details below. Suite à notre post sur le chenil de... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2019 at Podenco Post
Read the update here and, if you haven't signed the petition, please do so now, and share. Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Posted Mar 11, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Nous vous proposons de nous retrouver le 13 mars à 18h30 salle de l’étape de St Pardoux. Nous pourrons discuter des motivations de chacun pour reprendre ou non notre petit groupe ! Bonne soirée Claudie The next franglais group will be on the 13th of March 2019 at 6.30pm until 8.00pm in the salle l'Etape in St Pardoux. We will discuss your motivations to continue or not our appointments. Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
The Healthy Hound is a newsletter produced by the Ohio State University in relation to their work and research into greyhounds and galgos. This link will take you to an article in the latest newsletter which is about filaria, or heartworm, and which affects podencos as well as galgos. Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2019 at Podenco Post
Read the full article here. Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Here are the stunning and deserving podencos with Levriers du Sud hoping someone will have room in their home and heart for them. Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2019 at Podenco Post
Read the full article here if you have less than 15 months validity left on your passport. Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Ovarian cancer is the 5th biggest killer in women. I have an article which says tests are now available in the UK. I asked both my doctor and Arcande about it and the response was a negative! The article on this link advises the symptoms to look out for. My dear Mum died from it - 3 months from getting the stomach pains to death! Be on the lookout, ladies. Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
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Podenca Zarita is one of Bev Farmer's podencas who found a fantastic home in the UK where she learnt agility and has excelled and become a wonderful Ambassador for the breed. Zarita will be at Crufts this week. If you are attending on Saturday then Pop along to the “Dog... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2019 at Podenco Post
This article recently appeared in the Daily Mail UK. However, I would disagree with the figure of 50,000, it is far more, as proven by the figures in this report which I presented to the PAES International Conference for Animal Welfare in 2016. This is the report I presented to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2019 at Podenco Post
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Here is the story of a podenco saved by Galgos France. (photos on this weblink) 'The Adaana shelter, partner of our association, took charge of Broken, a podenca of barely 1 year old. She was in such pain that she could not get up to take care of herself: she... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2019 at Podenco Post
This is chiefly for people who are working in France, read the full article on this link. Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Soiree Victoria . Saturday 9th 7.30pm till 11.00pm Victoria is back by popular demand for the first time this year . With a host of new songs plus all the normal favorites. Every music style you can think of whatever you want. Food and drink too. Telephone Heather or Eddie for reservation. 0549 63 07 61 Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
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Whatever your age, this is for you! Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2019 at Podenco Post
Read the full article in The Connexion here. Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Lots of events in March at Le Regal'on bar, Allonne, so get out your calendar/diary and fill them in! Franglais Friday 8th and 22nd 6pm - 7pm Friday 8th and 22nd the Franglais group meets up. Pop in for an hour and talk to both French and English. Enjoy a cup of tea , coffee, beer or wine. Nothing heavy just a very informal hour to try and improve our french. Fish and Chips and Pie Dates - 6-8pm We have been asked to tell you in advance which pies are available on what dates so: Friday 1st Steak and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life