Posts made in April 15th, 2012

Dogs, man’s best friend? Not always . . .

Posted by on Apr 15, 2012 in Running, Survival, The Run Up | 0 comments

Our training ran into a problem last night. . . Dogs!!! We set off later than planned and ended up heading out through the suburbs of Juan Lacaze in the night time. As a runner you create a level of unwanted attention at all times, normally humans being the biggest issue. But at night time, with species that rely on sight as their primary sense at a distinct disadvantage, it is those animals who can switch to their other senses that are the winners, like Dogs! They know we are about long before we can spot them, and their instinct as you pass the border of their lair through the darkness isnt...

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