MONDAY THE 15TH OF MAY:
A nice day and a busy day like all Mondays. The first job of the day was collecting meat. I’ve been to the accountant with the VAT, posted all the letters off and as we do the journal at 5 o’clock tonight just back from Shelbourne which was the main job of today. At the kennels we had all the kennels done and fed for half 11 before we left for Shelbourne. On this week’s Irish greyhound star performance of the week, we have one hound on the list Dubai kid at Enniscorthy.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE ONE RUNNER TONIGHT AUSSIE MCCOY AT NOTTINGHAM AND IN IRELAND WE HAVE DUBAI KID IN THE SEMI FINAL OF THE APRIL UNRACED AT ENNISSCORTY
TUESDAY THE 16TH OF MAY:
We’re doing Tuesdays journal on Wednesday morning as I day tripped England to collect breakfast cereal as we had run out the traffic was okay in the UK and the day went well at the kennels, we prepared hounds for schooling which took all day.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE TWO RUNNERS AT SHEFEILD RANCHES ROUGE AND SWIFT REGINA
WEDNESDAY THE 17TH OF MAY:
Another nice day and a busy day we need all our waste away we also need food for pups and a whole lot more bits and pieces we prepared more hounds for schooling and did a tidy up and the days going well.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE FOUR RUNNERS AT HARLOW WE HAVE SWIFT JOCK, SWIFT CHEWBARKA, SWIFT VIOLA AND MOHICAN FLORENCE
THURSDAY THE 18TH OF MAY
A nice and the day has gone well, the first job was a trip to the vets. I have also be to the hospital to get my chest X ray so I can get the chest infection cleared up. At the kennels we galloped 60 hounds which took all day.
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE TWO RUNNERS TODAY AT SUFFOLK DOWNS BLUE TICK QUEEN AND AT SWINDON SWIFT QUARANTINE .
FRIDAY THE 19TH OF MAY
A nice day again we got all hounds check that are schooling, all our wasted away plus a tidy up dune as well.
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE FOUR RUNNERS TONIGHT AT ROMFORD SWIFT DELILAH, OLD FORT MONACO, MERLINS MATE AND SWIFT ONION.
SATURDAY THE 20TH OF MAY
The plans today we need meat and the whole day will be took up preparing hounds for schooling plus the everyday jobs of cooking, feeding , doing kennels and letting our hounds that are in the kennels.
ON THE OPEN RACES SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD TWO WINNERS LAST NIGHT AT ROMFORD SWIFT DELILAH AND MERLINS MATE. WE HAVE SEVEN RUNNERS TONIGHT AT CRAYFORD SWIFT DAISY , SWIFT CHARMING AND MUVTON LOTTIE AT MONMORE SWIFT BATTERY, TRUBBYS SWIFT , SWIFT SILLY,TIFFIELD TRAJAN AND HITTELIDS MYLO
Sunday 21st May:
All good news today. Newcastle United need one more point to be mathematically certain of Champions league qualification and we have two games to go. Our goal difference is 7 better than Liverpool who only have one game left. The second bit of good news is we had two competition winners last night at Monmore Swift Battery won the 480 puppy final and Swift Silly won the 480 bitches final doing 28.07 with a 4.29 split on normal going. The next bit of good news is I got the results of my chest x-ray and its nothing serious only an infection. I’m on different antibiotics and I’m miles better today. At the kennels it will be a typical Sunday where we do all the paperwork, all the lists for the coming weeks and also plan for the week ahead. Yesterday afternoon we got the hedges cut and washed the vans. Mt head lad Padgie has the day off today as his father is here on a surprise visit.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD TWO WINNERS LAST NIGHT AT MONMORE: SWIFT BATTERY WHO WON THE 480 PUPPY FINAL AND SWIFT SILLY WHO WON THE 480 BITCHES FINAL.