After Toby's passing in August 2018 it took us a while to get over losing him. It took just one year, in fact. By Summer 2019 we were ready to take in a new puppy.
I narrated subsequent events — the acquiring and naming of our new family member — in my November 2019 Diary.
|Our first picture of Basil, on the back seat of the family car being driven home.|
|Basil's second day in his new home. Rosie calls this the Simba Picture.|
|Basil with Dad, three days later. He was such a tiny thing, I could hold him in one hand.|
|Two weeks with us now, and quite at home.|
|The Christmas picture. My photo software has red-eye correction, but nothing for blue-eye.|