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Monday 22nd july:
As we do the journal at 7:30 AM its overcast but the forecast is good. We have all our waste to go away, we have broods due to pup, we have the VAT and a mountain of paperwork to do. We need to collect loads of stuff carpets to make beds for mothers and pups, cleaning stuff, puppy food, gloves and a whole load more of bits and pieces. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE TWO RUNNERS AT NOTTINGHAM SWIFT WHIFF AND SWIFT FERDIA.
Tuesday 23rd july:
We have had no website all morning but it is back up and running. We have had a brood had pups during the night and all is gone well. The next job of the day is a trip to the vets to get dogs checked that are schooling. We are going to worm hounds and do a swap around with pups, saplings and kennel dogs. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE FOUR RUNNERS AT SHEFFIELD CONEY KUCCINI, CONEY BOOM BOOM, CONEY KUONI AND CONEY SABELLA.
Wednesday 24th july:
Another gorgeous morning and plenty to do, we have started hedge cutting, we need loads of supplies and we will not be able to hunt or gallop due to the weather. I had swift eva at the vets yesterday and the news on her bad leg was not good, brian jones thinks it may be cancer. We will finish the worming off of hounds and that will be as much as we can do today. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE ONE RUNNER AT HARLOW SWIFT ZANETA.
Thursday 25th july:
Its a cool morning and we are galloping the hounds that are schooling at the moment. We are also going to change beds and we will continue on with the hedge cutting. There is supplies to collect. Swift eva started her treatment yesterday and is responding well and is much happier in herself. The premier league starts a fortnight come saturday and for a change a bit of good news for newcastle united they are not going to sell sean longstaff and we broke our transfer record for a centre forward and an insider at newcastle told me there is definitely another three quality players coming in. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE ONE RUNNER AT HOVE BRITANNIA WILL.
Friday 26th july:
An overcast morning but i dont think we are going to get rain, the hedge cutting will continue and i have to go for fish so this is going to be one long day. At the kennels we will try and gallop a few dogs. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE TWO RUNNERS AT ROMFORD SWIFT TARQUIN AND OH YESYESYES.
Saturday 27th july:
We are doing the journal at half 3 in the afternoon just before we finish. The day has gone well and we are getting all the jobs tidied up, we had to get rid of all our waste, we had a load of supplies to collect, we nearly have the vat finished and all supplies need we collected. As the main job at the start of the week is schooling and getting dogs ready for schooling. The n7 roadworks from dublin down to us has now been completed on the south side and the north side will be completed in the next two weeks thank goodness. Two weeks to the start of the premier league today and after reading mike ashleys interview if he gets the players through the door he says he will, il feel quite positive about the new season starting. Swift alicia who i brought into the house with me has moved out and gone to live with mirus in the flat opposite my house and the boys are all making a joke at him today as it will be his first girlfriend at 40 years of age. Its going to be a long night as swift palmer is due to pup. ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD ONE WINNER LAST NIGHT AT ROMFORD SWIFT TARQUIN. TONIGHT WE HAVE NINE RUNNERS, AT PERRY BARR DRAHBEG GOLD. AT SWINDON SWIFT BISCUIT. AT CRAYFORD SWIFT RAELYNN, GRAVELTRAP LEON, SWIFT LIBBY, SWIFT NADIA, SWIFT CASEY, SWIFT LOKI AND SWIFT DANIELLE.
Sunday 28th July:
Its an overcast morning. Swift Palmer is now a day overdue to have her pups. The hedge cutting and tidying up went well. Our rodent boxes on the perimiter of the place will have to be filled as all the farmers are cutting the corn. Swift Eva is much better and her treatment for her leg is going well. We will get teh VAT finished today and we will make all lists for schooling and dogs to be checked by the vet. It will be a typical Sunday at the kennels where we cook, feed, clean and let dogs out. I will add our open race runners tomorrow as I dont have the racing post.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD THREE WINNERS LAST NIGHT. AT SWINDON: SWIFT BISCUIT. AT CRAYFORD: SWIFT CASEY AND SWIFT NADIA.