So she's back! Hooray! The trains did run without incident and Hattie left behind Wales and came back to her motherland of Cornwall.
My dogs always like visitors but they LOVE it when it's a member of the family that they haven't seen for a while.
Mutley whimpered, Freddy leapt through the air and Maddie waited patiently and they all had a lot of fuss.
Life is so uncomplicated for a springer spaniel.
We could all take a leaf out of their book in terms of happiness and loyalty.