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    So driving home I see a doggo legging it in the storm. Had had a pretty shit day and thought I don't want to deal with doggo but I wouldn't feel right if I ignored an animal in need so had try to get hold of doggo. Friendly doggo was friendly so walked her home.



    Saw a guy gardening and he said the dog had been running up and down the street for a while - this is the sort of shit that makes me angry. This dog has wandered about 5 km from home - given the weather you knew it had panicked with the storm, and no one had stopped to help. Patsie wasn't timid and had no issue with me leading her back to my house so clearly no one else had tried. I remember rescuing a cat on the side of Rockingham Rd, someone said they went past the cat an hour earlier - not one person had stopped in the space of an hour to help a cat that definitely wasn't chilling by the side of a busy road. Anyway, this isn't a rant, it's a GTIL cos doggo got home safely
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    some people just don't relate to animals.

    my house was broken into and one of my dogs did a runner - I came home from nightshift to an open gate and one smart dog and one missing.

    I drove around and around in a panic and I found another dog chained to a street sign abandoned, I picked him up and went home and called the Ranger to get him, told the ranger about my missing dog when he came and I got a call to say mine was at the pound and had been there since 2300 the night before

    the abandoned dog had escaped his new home (first night in the house) and someone had tied him up to stop him running around (we assumed)

    its a good day when you can help an animal in need!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dwillia View Post
    some people just don't relate to animals.

    my house was broken into and one of my dogs did a runner - I came home from nightshift to an open gate and one smart dog and one missing.

    I drove around and around in a panic and I found another dog chained to a street sign abandoned, I picked him up and went home and called the Ranger to get him, told the ranger about my missing dog when he came and I got a call to say mine was at the pound and had been there since 2300 the night before

    the abandoned dog had escaped his new home (first night in the house) and someone had tied him up to stop him running around (we assumed)

    its a good day when you can help an animal in need!
    'tis indeed though it'd be better if they didn't need help in the first place. I'm not really a dog person but will help any animal in need - had been slightly put off helping dogs when I was tracking one for over an hour once - it wouldn't let me near it. Eventually puppo seemed to enter familiar territory and a lady was out the front - I said do you own this dog and she was like "yeah silly thing gets out all the time". Garr, ensure your dog can't get out and don't waste my time.

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    yeah I have the phone number of a lady who owns Jack - the escape artist from across the park, I've called her many times to come pick up jack - Secure your fucking yard ffs!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dwillia View Post
    some people just don't relate to animals.
    I relate far better to animals than people.

    If I ever win the lotto, I will be volunteering for the rest of my days at the local shelter.
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    What breed is the doggo? Looks to be part jack-russell but can't make out the other part?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deborah View Post
    What breed is the doggo? Looks to be part jack-russell but can't make out the other part?
    I don't really know doggos but I was sure blue heeler. My friend though blue heeler/corgi cross but she wasn't really small - the photo makes her look smaller than she is. Was a gorgeous doggo tho and I was so pleased she didn't run away. Made my job easy.

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    It resembles ours which is a jack-russell / corgi cross. So maybe the corgi part is the part I recognised. Can definitely see blue heeler now you mention it.

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    Great thing you did Kristy.

    Thunder phobia in dogs is a real issue. I went to a Uni Vet animal behaviour seminar on this and bought a Thunder Storm relaxation CD from the Animal Behaviourist.

    If you play the CD loud and the dog reacts it is a good indicator it will work. If it has no effect it won't work. Then reduce volume so the dog does not react then each day increase the volume slightly. I have given the CD to a couple of people and they have told me that the reaction of the dog was reduced.

    I must go and search for the CD as our dog is not happy with the thunder.

    I find animal behaviour is an amazing subject.
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    Get home to find I've been broken into....not again...

    ...turned the joint over draws n all...took some small change , broke a window

    GTIL...that's ALL they did....whew!

    AFAIK...;-(
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    Get a new toothbrush.
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    Done...
    " Imagination is the seed of life..."

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    Quote Originally Posted by GsxInShed View Post
    Get home to find I've been broken into....not again...

    ...turned the joint over draws n all...took some small change , broke a window

    GTIL...that's ALL they did....whew!

    AFAIK...;-(
    Itís getting really bad. I got done over 4 months ago. Cops ring me a couple of times to come see me then they never show up.

    We are getting multiple break-ins all over the suburb every day.

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    Quote Originally Posted by marras View Post
    Itís getting really bad. I got done over 4 months ago. Cops ring me a couple of times to come see me then they never show up.

    We are getting multiple break-ins all over the suburb every day.
    Where abouts?

    Folks in Doubleview been done twice spread over 2 houses.

    One was on a Saturday at lunch time, must have watched them leave. Quite violent as they kicked the shit out of their 15yo Jack Russell and turned the place upside down.

    Sister in Wembley Downs done last month, they actually caught them in the Kitchen and they bolted in the middle of the night.

    That entire area around Scarbs/Doubleview where a lot of my friends and family live have had heaps recently.

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    Quote Originally Posted by boeman View Post
    Where abouts?

    Folks in Doubleview been done twice spread over 2 houses.

    One was on a Saturday at lunch time, must have watched them leave. Quite violent as they kicked the shit out of their 15yo Jack Russell and turned the place upside down.

    Sister in Wembley Downs done last month, they actually caught them in the Kitchen and they bolted in the middle of the night.

    That entire area around Scarbs/Doubleview where a lot of my friends and family live have had heaps recently.
    Around the whitford city area.

    They broke in at 4:45pm on a Friday afternoon.

    I got footage of them and the copper at Joondalup said ďjust another one, good footage, but I canít use it in that format of 1 minute blocksĒ

    I even caught one of the cunts later that night. The cops donít give a shit.
    There is a homeswest house 3 doors down and they are Meth dealers. They did it and the footage is of them walking to their house with all my shit.

    They got raided the next weekend by the drug squad. I still have people pull up out the front of my house get out buy drugs get back in the car and fuck off.

    Meth is a fucking scurge at the moment. If you want to do drugs I couldnít give a shit, just donít involve me and my family in it and donít steal from me to get a hit.

    Sorry my little rant.
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    Quote Originally Posted by marras View Post
    I got footage of them and the copper at Joondalup said ďjust another one, good footage, but I canít use it in that format of 1 minute blocksĒ

    I even caught one of the cunts later that night. The cops donít give a shit. .
    Yep, I had an incident with the police in July and learnt my lesson that they are useless. Not surprising, given that the prerequisites now are just "be a resident over 18 with a drivers licence".

    Do the minimum you have to with them, get your police report number and move on.

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    A long time ago someone somewhere said the police would become a part of the reporting for insurance companies.

    Take a number?

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    that's basically all they are there for.. O & trying to shaft the middle class working white man as much as possible and let everyone else off to go do that same thing again

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