This week we meet Daisy from Anderson parkrun!
Owner’s name: Chris Wells
Number of parkruns: 10
When did you join Chris’s family?
When I was 18 months old. I was the last of a litter. My breeder wanted to train me as a bio-security dog but I was too timid.
Tell me about your family.
Chris’s two daughters (aged 15 and 17) treat me like their younger sister.
Do you have any other friends?
My best friend is Ronnie, a retired greyhound.
How often do you run?
I love going for a run every morning. At the weekends I go twice a day.
I’ve noticed that you run on the path while Chris runs on the grass. Why is that?
I don’t like getting my feet wet. In the summer though, if I get too hot, I jump into the storm water drain to cool off.
What do you like about parkrun?
I like running with all the people.
There is always the possibility of chasing ducks but Chris keeps me well restrained and I’m very obedient.
Do you like dress-up events?
I get dressed up at home sometimes, but not in public.
What do you do to relax?
I like burrowing into beanbags.
This week’s beautiful, furry friend comes from Whangarei in the winterless north! This is Charlie. Charlie loves parkrun. Charlie has run 56 parkruns in Whangarei. Charlie wants to know where her “50” T shirt is so she can be just like Bonnie. That’s Bonnie on her right. She always follows Charlie around the course. Whangarei…
Although we are well into the New Year now, there were so many great pictures from the ‘tutu’ run on the 22nd December that I’ve added some here to reminisce! There’s a special run report below written by Jaxon of Millwater parkrun – thanks Jaxon for your informative and heart warming words of wisdom! Also…