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My wildflower photo assistant.

He is investigating a Bird's-foot Trefoil, I believe.

always sits with me when I'm photographing. This is good, as I like to know he is safe while I don't have 100% attention on him.

However, I once had an unintended consequence when investigating a tiny, fragile mushroom. Neachdainn came rushing over, and sat down in front of me, right on top of the mushroom. Ooops! 🍄

@inAktion
He doesn't appreciate fungi, what can you do?

@fitheach Well, he has found a way to deal with them, hasn't he? 😊

@inAktion
As a puppy he discovered eating them wasn't a good idea. Sitting on them is an improvement.

@inAktion
It was terrible, liquid was coming out of both ends.

We were having games on the washing green. He spotted a mushroom about the size of your hand. Before I could stop him he had scoffed the lot. He was a very sick doggie for a few hours. By night time he had fully recovered. He has never gone near a mushroom since. Lesson learned.

@fitheach Holy moly, you must have been terrified! But I'm glad he learned his lesson.

@inAktion
In one way it was good that things were coming out both ends. We knew he was getting rid of the mushroom.

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