MONDAY 9TH MARCH
A dry morning, the main job today is schooling dogs that are sold in Shelbourne park. We have the vet here at 9 am to mark dogs up for pet passport .
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE FOUR RUNNER AT NOTTINGHAM SWIFT CONQUEST,DRAHBEG DASH,SWIFT FERDIA AND GREENEND NANCY.
TUESDAY 10TH MARCH
A wet and windy morning. The plans today are we need all of our waste away, we need supplies and it will be a day for tidying up garages, sheds, doing paper work, cooking, cleaning, feeding and letting dogs out that are in kennels six times today and I probably watch the racing.
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD ONE WINNER LAST NIGHT AT NOTTINGHAM GREENEND NANCY. ON OPENING RACES TONIGHT.
WEDNESDAY 11TH MARCH
A dry morning, we have John Nolan marking hounds up and ear marking pups today. Ross Miles is taking hounds to the uk that are sold
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE ONE RUNNER TONIGHT AT HARLOW HAGGSWOOD RIVER
THURSDAY 12TH MARCH
We are doing Thursdays journal on Friday morning as I day tripped England yesterday to look at supplies and the day went well. At the kennels it was a rainy day and we had a brood having pups she was Swift Bach to Eden the Kid she had six pups, pups and mother doing fantastic. With the rain being heavy we can only feed, cook, clean kennels and change beds.
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN IRELAND WE HAD TWO RUNNERS AT SHELBOURNE PARK LAST NIGHT SWIFT LOTUS AND URBAN KID
FRIDAY 13TH MARCH
A nice dry morning and plenty to do, we have a hound going to Northern Ireland. We need fish which is a day job, we need our waste away and load of supplies, the freezer needs tidying up and we might gallop a few hounds plus the everyday jobs.
LAST NIGHT WE HAD TWO WINNERS AT SHELBOURNE PARK SWIFT LOTUS AND URBAN KID. ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE FIVE RUNNERS TONIGHT AT ROMFORD SWIFT SABBATH, SWIFT BISCUIT, SWIFT COPE, SWIFT TARQUIN AND MASSIVE EGO
Saturday 14th March:
Its a bright and dry morning and its going to be a busy day. The six or seven hounds that are getting handslips in Shelbourne park on Monday are getting checked today. I went for fish late yesterday so the van had to be emptied first thing this morning. We will gallop a handful of hounds, name our February, March and April saplings and add them to the dogs for sale page. Were going to update the up and coming page and finish the Vat. We have supplies to collect and if we get all of this done we will have had a good day. No football today owing to the virus.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD TWO WINNERS AT ROMFORD LAST NIGHT SWIFT COPE AND SWIFT TARQUIN. TONIGHT WE HAVE EIGHT RUNNERS. AT MONMORE SWIFT LETTUCE AND FANTASTICAL. AT CRAYFORD SWIFT JAGUAR. AT SHEFFIELD CONEY BOOM BOOM, INCA CONEY, CONEY KRAKATOA, CONEY KUONI AND CONEY CALGX.
Sunday 15th March:
Its an overcast morning. We will probably get rain. It will be a typical Sunday where we feed, cook, clean and let hounds out that are kennelled up six times a day. Monasterevin is starting to go into lockdown. Luigies fish and chip shop is closing tonight for at least 2 weeks. One of the Chinese restaurants is also closed. Another Chinese on the main street is only doing deliveries. Two of the pubs are also going to close. I was told yesterday that if the FA cup doesn’t start up again this year Newcastle United will be awarded it as they have the best goal difference. We could finally have a trophy. We had four open race winners last night. Two of them were by Eden The Kid x Zaras Fantasy. The whole litter has now either won opens or A1. Fantastical is in the puppy derby final at Monmore. Inca Coney has won five opens in a row. Urban Kid after winning his first race is in the semi-final of an open unraced stake at Shelbourne this week and greenend Nancy has won three open in a row. This is some litter.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD FOUR WINNERS LAST NIGHT. AT MONMORE FANATICAL WON HER SEMI FINAL OF THE PUPPY DERBY. AT SHEFFIELD INCA CONEY, CONEY KRAKATOA. AT CRAYFORD SWIFT JAGUAR. TONIGHT WE HAVE THREE RUNNERS AT CENTRAL PARK MEGAPOPS, SWIFT BISCUIT AND JILLYPOPS. TO TOP A GOOD NIGHT OFF SWIFT LETTUCE ALSO QUALIFIED FOR THE FINAL OF THE PUPPY DERBY.