The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

Photo of dog
Photo by Susan Alison

“I have been betrayed. By my vet.

I used to like her. I always made sure to see her and no one else. And I never bit her. Not even a little bit. But…

She says I’ve put on weight over lockdown. She says I have to lose some of this beautiful body of mine. Why would anyone want less of it? Can you believe it?



Wow! Did you notice that? It was your day flying by. This publication is your place to enjoy stories of 150 words or fewer about plants and people, wild animals and pets, gardens and food, how-to and how-not-to — written to inform and delight. Did I mention humor?

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Susan Alison

Paints pictures & writes stories for a living. Dogs appear in the art, & the humour — a lot! (Dogs have much to say about life.) Can be found at