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On way home

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Simba getting into mood for sleeping in his own bed.

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28th Aug 2017, 15:05   comments (0)

Lost dogs

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Update on previous post: The ranger told me the two dogs that got lost on Ben Nevis had been found unharmed.

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27th Aug 2017, 12:27   comments (0)

Ben Nevis

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We have suspended the walk after 10 miles at Gairlochy. I had tried to lighten pack but my hips were sore this morning (must be contagious). I will do some research to find an easier way. Simba thinks we're having a day off. I haven't told him yet.

We're going up the Ben tomorrow. I'll keep Simba on the lead away from the edge, better to be cautious - a well trained dog is hard to come by, going by all the other dogs here. Who ever saw a collie with a muzzle??? The owner later said it was picking up maltesers, so she put mussle on. Not because he bites. Well, he does bite. Chocolates.

Photo of Simba day after Ben Nevis. I think he is dog tired, but not being a trained vet and so not able to do a complete physical test, I will just say he is Ben-Nevis-ed.

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Climbing Ben Nevis

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Simba has finally found an activity that hurts

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SiMBA fundraising

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We meet a group fundraising while climbing ben Nevis.

Simpson's Memory Box Appeal - Scottish Charity SC038243 help parents recover from infant death.

Simba and I hope you have no lasting damage after your ordeal.

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Sitting next to canal just south of Moy bridge

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Kingdom Hall

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Technically we did go to kingdom hall, while we were in Fort William.

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24th Aug 2017, 12:52   comments (0)

An evening on the Ben path

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Pic1 A view of the campsite

Pic2 "Listen John, I don't mind accompanying you, but I'm not really built for pulling you up the hill!"

Pic3 The hills are great. But not necessarily for dogs. A lady lost her poodle when it ran off the top of Ben Nevis. No one found it.

Another dog took a short cut, but they think it will turn up.

It does say keep dogs on leads. Now you'll listen.

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