Pic of the day – New, borrowed and blue

"It smells like a collie, and tastes like a collie, so I guess it must be!"

Scylla, Merlin (the merle puppy) and Jet

It's a novelty for us to have a blue merle around the place.

Blue merle puppy with it's paw on a bouncy toy
"Mine, I think?"

Merlin is one of Ezra's daughters. She was born in Shropshire, to an ISDS registered red merle, and has come to stay with us for a few weeks to keep our own puppy, Tesla, company.

Neither of the girls could be described as a "shrinking violet", but Merlin is wasting no time in settling in and finding her place among the pack. She quickly laid claim to everybody's favourite toy!

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