Ani’s Advent 2020! Sally Cronin’s Advice on Christmas Treats

Dear Santa, I cannot live down

My little peccadillos…

Like maybe, stealing whole ham hocks

Or de-stuffing her pillows.

I only stole the turkey once,

The salmon once as well…

The chocolate, I soon learned was bad,

And out of bounds as well.

But there is always lots of cheese,

She wouldn’t miss at all…

Unless I give myself away

And leave my tennis ball…

But Christmas is a time for treats

To make the season bright…

But listen to the experts here…

We have to get it right!

And for that expert advice, please listen to my friend, Sally Cronin as she shares what’s best for us four legses at Christmastime…

I am delighted to be a guest of the wonderful Ani and her friend Sue in the lead up to Christmas… Ani is well known for her epicurean tendencies and I thought that I might share some of the treats for pets that have been created in our household at this time of year.

It is that time of year when we tend to throw caution out of the window along with any slimming books and fitness apps we might have (well some of us anyway).

Unfortunately, our pets are also treated to our sense of liberation and they end up eating many things they are not used to. Also, their eating patterns might be thrown out the window, and in my experience their inner body clock is more accurate than a Rolex. This does not make for happy pets.

Continue reading at The Small Dog’s Blog

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
This entry was posted in Ani's Advent 2020, Ani's Advent Calendar and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Ani’s Advent 2020! Sally Cronin’s Advice on Christmas Treats

  1. Thanks for the invite Sue and Ani and for making me so welcome…lovely party..♥


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.