Thursday, January 14, 2010

Bad Weather Blues

It's been four weeks now since the first snowfall, so I wasn't best pleased to find another inch fell overnight last night. While I haven't yet had to crawl across the road, the last couple of days have been ludicrously icy, and I've been driving to work at 10 miles an hour until I reach the main road.

I am tired of this now, and my patience with the dogs is at a low. They are sliding around on the ice, and Herbie isn't too happy, but Holly doesn't care if she pulls me over every time she sees a cat. I am thinking "treadmill" for Holly, and wondering if Herbie should be walked at all. I would just like to be able to go for a walk and get to the shops without skidding. Just for a few days, at least.

3 comments:

Ari_1965 said...

We're having a bit of a warm-up here. 25F today. But the ground is as icy and snowy as ever. I would like to see some green plants soon.

I know 2 people who bought treadmills (for people) and they use them to exercise their dogs. Someday I'd like to see if Buddha would even go near one.

Stay upright now.

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YMO said...

We've been getting cabin fever down here in London too. So when it was bright and sunny yesterday, we rushed out for a long 5 mile walk - aah, we feel so much better... It's 8 degrees at the moment and it feels like a heatwave. Hope the thaw has reached you by now!