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Absolutely stunned.....

Discussion in 'Dog Chat' started by PennyH, May 23, 2010.

  1. PennyH

    PennyH PetForums Senior

    Dec 30, 2008
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    We were out in the car this afternoon on the way to the park to take our 4 out for a late stroll when we stopped at some traffic lights. There was a "lady", man and child crossing and sitting way back from the lights was a tiny puppy (staff)..... I was just thinking I might need to jump out and try and persuade it to come to me, when the man called it and it followed them - I very much doubt if it was even old enough to have had it's vaccinations, and there it was on a busy road - OFF LEAD for heavens' sake!!! I was so shocked, but then the lights changed and I had to drive on.
    Some people just don't deserve dogs. I wonder how long it will be before that poor pup is either killed or injured on the road........
  2. rona

    rona Guest

    Got to look hard you know :rolleyes: :(
  3. Kaitlyn

    Kaitlyn PetForums Senior

    Apr 28, 2010
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    Had one a few weeks ago while driving through our high street.. elderly bloke crossing the road from the passenger side with his hands full.. he got over ok so i started to move off.. OH grabs the handbrake to stop me... i hadn't seen his little brown dog tootling across behind him offlead. Good job OH was sitting next to me because i seriously would not have seen him at all with how small he was.
  4. haeveymolly

    haeveymolly PetForums VIP

    Mar 7, 2009
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    Ye and ya dont look hard with a puppy lead, just wait it will soon be on a lead when its big enough to wear one of them thick leather studded collar with the chains hanging.:rolleyes:
  5. Sarahnorris

    Sarahnorris Banned

    Dec 1, 2008
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    yeah, i don't know what it is, but in Dundee.. people with staffs don't know what a lead is. it seems to be like if its a staff it just doesnt have one?! insane..
  6. catz4m8z

    catz4m8z PetForums VIP

    Aug 27, 2008
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    Yup, Staffs are all allergic to leads round here too.:(
    Had to laugh the other day though, a hoodie type was wandering up the road with his Staff following when the dog decided to take itself off up a side street to explore. He didnt notice at first then had to do a huge backtrack!!ROFL!!:D:thumbup:
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  7. $hAzZa

    $hAzZa Shan

    May 2, 2010
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    LOL, that must cramped his style :p

    I think that type of people who own staffies haven't yet mastered the technique of 'putting on a lead' ;) x
  8. Burrowzig

    Burrowzig PetForums VIP

    Feb 18, 2009
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    Not just staff owners - I remember seeing a woman walking along the A6 in Lancaster (a really busy road) followed by an off-lead little brown cross-breed. Completely oblivious that her dog stopped to [email protected] in a shop doorway, she didn't even turn round to see where it was.
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