Well said - btw went for a rescue dog (half Jack Russell, half Dachshund of all things!) small dog to ease the issue over exercise/both working/living in London, etc - you can see her on the front cover of the latest Michael Morpurgo book, Medal for Leroy
I've deleted the abusive comments from this thread.
Guys, it's clear a lot of you don't like Mowgli and appear to be doing nothing more than posting inflammatory statements to provoke a reaction.
If you have nothing constructive to say, leave him be.
Sure, his situation might not be ideal. But 99% of dog owners have a work-life situation that's far from ideal. He's in here seeking advice to help look after his dog and looking for genuine advice so can we leave it at that, please?
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